Pharmacokinetics and Drug Interaction
Drug interaction occurs when the effect of one
drug is altered by the other drug or any food supplement taken that time. Drug
interaction may be drug-food or drug-drug interaction. It can also be
synergistic or antagonistic drug interaction. In pharmacokinetic drug
interaction the absorption, distribution, metabolism or excretion of a drug is
altered by other drug, or any food item. This type of drug interaction may
further affect the therapeutic effects or toxic effect of the particular drug.
pharmacological effects of a drug may alter, as this type of drug interaction
is related to target body organ.