Journal of the Practice of Cardiovascular Sciences

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2021  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 3--7

Implications of the use of hydroxychloroquine on cardioactive drugs


Soumitra Ghosh1, Ashutosh Yadav2, Cliojis Francis3, Anunay Gupta3, Preeti Gupta3, Sourabh Agstam3 
1 Department of Cardiology, PGIMER, Chandigarh, Punjab, India
2 Department of Cardiology, Fortis Hospital, Mohali, Punjab, India
3 Department of Cardiology, VMMC and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Sourabh Agstam
Department of Cardiology, VMMC and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi
India

Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) is a relatively safe drug, and has been emerged as one of the treatment options for the management of COVID-19. This review is from the viewpoint of cardiologists, and it covers the pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, and mechanism of drug interaction of HCQ with the commonly used cardioactive drugs.


How to cite this article:
Ghosh S, Yadav A, Francis C, Gupta A, Gupta P, Agstam S. Implications of the use of hydroxychloroquine on cardioactive drugs.J Pract Cardiovasc Sci 2021;7:3-7


How to cite this URL:
Ghosh S, Yadav A, Francis C, Gupta A, Gupta P, Agstam S. Implications of the use of hydroxychloroquine on cardioactive drugs. J Pract Cardiovasc Sci [serial online] 2021 [cited 2021 May 18 ];7:3-7
Available from: https://www.j-pcs.org/article.asp?issn=2395-5414;year=2021;volume=7;issue=1;spage=3;epage=7;aulast=Ghosh;type=0