Double indemnity: Fatal forty DDI: Morphine, rifampin, P-glycoprotein

Lisa Chan, Catherine Marcucci, Neil B. Sandson, Kirk Lalwani

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


This case discusses a pharmacokinetic drug interaction involving absorption and the P-glycoprotein (P-gp) transport system. Morphine is a P-gp substrate and rifampin is a P-gp inducer.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationA Case Approach to Perioperative Drug-Drug Interactions
PublisherSpringer New York
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)9781461474951
ISBN (Print)9781461474944
StatePublished - Sep 15 2015

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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