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Article
March 1983

Interaction of Rifampin and Digitoxin

Author Affiliations

From the College of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy Practice (Drs Poor and Self) and the Division of Pulmonary Medicine (Dr Davis), University of Tennessee Center for the Health Sciences, Memphis. Reprint requests to the College of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy

Arch Intern Med. 1983;143(3):599. doi:10.1001/archinte.1983.00350030213042
Abstract

• In a patient who had been receiving digitoxin therapy, the serum digitoxin level decreased markedly when rifampin was added to the therapeutic regimen. The serum digitoxin level returned to the pretreatment level when rifampin therapy was discontinued.

(Arch Intern Med 1983;143:599)

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