Drug alcohol interactions-a review

  • Shyam Kumar vantaku Pharm-D, Avanthi Institute Of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Bhogapuram, Vizianagaram
    syamkumarvantaku@gmail.com
  • Rakesh Boddepalli Pharm-D, Avanthi Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Bhogapuram, Vizianagaram
  • Ramakrishna Pharm-D, Avanthi Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Bhogapuram, Vizianagaram
  • B.Keerthana Pharm-D, Avanthi Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Bhogapuram, Vizianagaram
  • B.Vidyasagar B.Pharmacy, Avanthi Institute Of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Bhogapuram, Vizianagaram
  • Pasala Asha B.Pharmacy, Avanthi Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Bhogapuram, Vizianagaram

Abstract

Chronic Alcoholics can induce interactions with various drugs. Mainly the pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamics interactions between drugs and alcohol plays an important role. Alcohol can cause potentiallyl harmful effects When people are unaware of known drug interactions, Knowingly combine due to negligence, As a tool to facilitate a crime. Most of the drugs involved are benzodiazepines, cocaine, NSAIDS, metronidazole caution, awareness, and education about the consequences should be enhanced within the alcoholic abusers who are in medication which can cause potential interactions and secondary effects. The elderly and chronic drug abusers are at risk mostly.

Keywords: drug-alcohol, interactions, pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics

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vantaku, S. K., Boddepalli, R., Ramakrishna, B, K., B, V., & Pasala , A. (2022). Drug alcohol interactions-a review . Asian Journal of Hospital Pharmacy, 2(3), 62-64. https://doi.org/10.38022/ajhp.v2i3.53
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