Indian Journal of Drugs in Dermatology

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2021  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 1--6

Food and drug interactions in dermatology: Maximizing drug safety and efficacy through intelligent dispensing


Anwita Sinha1, Shekhar Neema2 
1 Department of Dermatology, Military Hospital Kirkee, Pune, Maharashtra, India
2 Department of Dermatology, Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Shekhar Neema
Department of Dermatology, Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, Maharashtra
India

Drug interaction is a common phenomenon and awareness about it has increased with the availability of online applications. The optimization of prescription also requires a physician to be aware of interaction of prescription drugs with food and herbs. Patients also commonly pose the question to prescribers about food–drug interactions, especially in our country. The prescriber should be aware of common food–drug interactions in dermatology for safe and effective prescription practices.


How to cite this article:
Sinha A, Neema S. Food and drug interactions in dermatology: Maximizing drug safety and efficacy through intelligent dispensing.Indian J Drugs Dermatol 2021;7:1-6


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Sinha A, Neema S. Food and drug interactions in dermatology: Maximizing drug safety and efficacy through intelligent dispensing. Indian J Drugs Dermatol [serial online] 2021 [cited 2021 Nov 27 ];7:1-6
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