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Table 3 Details of renal dosing recommendations; a) top 10 of 84 intervened drugs, and b) top 5 of 21 drugs that were contraindicated

From: Potential drug-related problems detected by routine pharmaceutical interventions: safety and economic contributions made by hospital pharmacists in Japan

  Objective drug Number of cases
a) top 10 of 84 intervened drugs
 1 Levofloxacin 70
 2 Cefcapene pivoxil 52
 2 Famotidine 52
 4 Edoxaban 38
 5 Allopurinol 9
 5 Sultamicillin 9
 7 Magnesium oxide 8
 7 Cefmetazole 8
 7 Metformin 8
 7 Meropenem 8
 7 Rivaroxaban 8
 7 Levocetirizine 8
b) top 5 of 21 drugs that were contraindicated
 1 Edoxaban 22
 2 Metformin 7
 3 Apixaban 4
 3 Eplerenone 4
 3 Duloxetine 4