Unformatted text preview: synergistic effect- 2 or more drugs given at the same time; one drug can potentiate the other, meaning that sometimes the effect is greater that the combined effect of 2 drugs from the same category. antagonistic effects- 2 different drugs are taken, and the drugs cancel each other’s drug effect. (e.g.- isoproterenol + propranolol) photosensitivity- a skin reaction caused by the interaction of a drug & exposure to UVA light. OTC drugs- drugs that are available without a prescription...
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- Spring '08
- Pharmacology, propranolol, undesirable drug effect, severe toxic effects