Edition: Tenth edition
Includes complimentary individual online access to Stockley’s Drug Interactions on MedicinesComplete for one year.
Covers interactions between therapeutic drugs, proprietary medicines, some commonly used herbal medicines, foods, drinks, pesticides, and drugs of abuse.
Provides a comprehensive and fully-referenced discussion of the available clinical evidence for interactions, an assessment of their clinical importance, and gives clear practical guidance on how to manage the interaction, all in detailed yet concise monographs.
Content is clinically relevant, evaluated, and evidence-based, and provides the depth of critical information that is often missing from more general reference works.Based on published sources and fully referenced.
Global coverage— inclusion of drugs used worldwide.
Part of a family of drug interactions resources including a quick reference pocket book – Stockley’s Drug Interactions Pocket Companion; a specialist herbal interactions text – Stockley’s Herbal Medicines Interactions; and Stockley’s Interactions Alerts, which contains data suitable for integration into dispensing and prescribing systems.
New in this edition
The tenth edition has been comprehensively updated in-line with published literature and contains information on many new drugs, including amifampridine, dapoxetine, febuxostat, fingolimod, HCV- protease inhibitors (boceprevir and telaprevir), omalizumab, and tapentadol.
Some highlights include:
– content has been updated to include new advice regarding the concurrent use of oral contraceptives and antibacterials