St. John: Not such a saint: Fatal Forty DDI: St. John's wort, cyclosporine, CYP3A4, P-glycoprotein

Heather Norvelle, Ines Koerner

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Abstract

This case discusses the pharmacokinetic interaction between cyclosporine and St. John's wort, resulting in renal failure. Cylcosporin is a cytochrome P450 3A4 and P-glycoprotein substrate and St. John's wort is a 3A4 and P-glycoprotein inducer.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationA Case Approach to Perioperative Drug-Drug Interactions
PublisherSpringer New York
Pages969-971
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9781461474951, 9781461474944
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 15 2015

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Norvelle, H., & Koerner, I. (2015). St. John: Not such a saint: Fatal Forty DDI: St. John's wort, cyclosporine, CYP3A4, P-glycoprotein. In A Case Approach to Perioperative Drug-Drug Interactions (pp. 969-971). Springer New York. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-7495-1_219