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Key questions on common adverse drug reactions
Dr Graham Duce, GP prescribing lead, answers GP Dr Mandy Fry’s questions on bronchospasm risk with NSAIDs, using PPIs in the elderly and true penicillin allergy.
This module will update your knowledge on common drug reactions, such as:
- How common true penicillin allergy actually is
- The proportion of individuals with asthma who are sensitive to NSAIDs
- The current thinking behind the use of PPIs in the elderly
- The reasons behind recommending the avoidance of grapefruit juice
Dr Graham Duce is a GP prescribing lead in Macclesfield.
Dr Mandy Fry is a GP in Cirencester, Gloucestershire.