A needle and the damage done: Fatal forty DDI: Buprenorphine, ritonavir, CYP3A4

James Hilliard, Kirk Lalwani

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Abstract

This case discusses a pharmacokinetic drug interaction between buprenorphine, ritonavir, and atazanavir. Buprenorphine is a cytochrome P450 3A4 substrate. Ritonavir and atazanavir are both potent 3A4 inhibitors.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationA Case Approach to Perioperative Drug-Drug Interactions
PublisherSpringer New York
Pages245-247
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9781461474951, 9781461474944
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 15 2015

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Hilliard, J., & Lalwani, K. (2015). A needle and the damage done: Fatal forty DDI: Buprenorphine, ritonavir, CYP3A4. In A Case Approach to Perioperative Drug-Drug Interactions (pp. 245-247). Springer New York. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-7495-1_50