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What does DDI stand for?

DDI stands for Drug-Drug Interaction

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About one third of HIV-positive people studied at Albany Medical Center had an important drug-drug interaction involving one of the medications in a first antiretroviral combination that included a protease inhibitor (PI), a nonnucleoside (NNRTI), or the integrase inhibitor Isentress (raltegravir).
About 2 million individuals are potentially at risk for a major drug-drug interaction, according to a study of about 3000 people published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) in early January.
11-12) In this issue of the Southern Medical Journal, (13) authors describe a case report of drug-drug interaction in a 61-year-old patient who was chronically treated with atorvastatin (plus ezetimibe and niacin) and antiseizure drugs, phenobarbital and phenytoin.
Drug-drug interactions are also studied carefully during Phase II as well as Pk and Pd in diseased patients, which can sometimes differ markedly from what was observed in healthy volunteers.