A case series of concomitant treatment of perhexiline with amiodarone

Harel Gilutz, Michael P Frenneaux, John D Horowitz

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Concomitant treatment with amiodarone and perhsexiline has been considered to be relatively contraindicated because of the hypothetical risk of potentiated adverse effects mediated by additive inhibition of carnitine palmitoyl transferase 1.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)227-231
Number of pages5
JournalTherapeutic Drug Monitoring
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2012


  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Amiodarone
  • Blood Glucose
  • Carnitine O-Palmitoyltransferase
  • Databases, Factual
  • Drug Interactions
  • Drug Therapy, Combination
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Perhexiline
  • Prevalence
  • Retrospective Studies
  • Vasodilator Agents
  • gamma-Glutamyltransferase

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