Stop moving: Fatal forty DDI: Vecuronium, phenytoin

Michael D. Olson, Randall Flick

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Abstract

This case discusses a pharmacokinetic interaction between phenytoin and vecuronium. Vecuronium is a substrate of the cytochrome P450 system and is metabolized in the liver. Phenytoin is an inducer of many subenyzmes of the cytochrome P450 system.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationA Case Approach to Perioperative Drug-Drug Interactions
PublisherSpringer New York
Pages429-432
Number of pages4
ISBN (Print)9781461474951, 9781461474944
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 15 2015

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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    Olson, M. D., & Flick, R. (2015). Stop moving: Fatal forty DDI: Vecuronium, phenytoin. In A Case Approach to Perioperative Drug-Drug Interactions (pp. 429-432). Springer New York. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-7495-1_93