A HAART-breaking tale: Metformin, tenofovir

Dean Laochamroonvorapongse, Kirk Lalwani

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


This case discusses the synergistic pharmacodynamic interaction between metformin and tenofovir, resulting in lactic acidosis and renal failure.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationA Case Approach to Perioperative Drug-Drug Interactions
PublisherSpringer New York
Number of pages4
ISBN (Print)9781461474951, 9781461474944
Publication statusPublished - Sep 15 2015


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Laochamroonvorapongse, D., & Lalwani, K. (2015). A HAART-breaking tale: Metformin, tenofovir. In A Case Approach to Perioperative Drug-Drug Interactions (pp. 737-740). Springer New York. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-7495-1_165