PHARMACOGENOMICS (PGX)

PHARMACOGENOMICS (PGX)

Pharmacogenomics is the study of how genes affect a persons response to drugs. These genetic differences will be used to predict whether a medication will be effective for a particular person and to help prevent adverse drug reactions.

Facts/Benefits

  • Minimize potential adverse drug reactions
  • Accurate methods of determining correct drug dosages
  • Results incorporated from in-office swab tests
  • Not all individuals metabolize drugs the same way
  • Offer valuable information to assist prescriber’s in determining individual patient drug therapy and the effectiveness of drugs prescribed
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