Side-effect reduction by use of drugs that bind to separate but equivalent binding sites

Gerald Ehrenstein, Li-Yen Huang

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If two drugs cause the same molecular effect by binding to separate noncompetitive binding sites, therapy with a mixture of the two drugs can provide a given desired effect with a lower level of side effects than therapy with either drug alone.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1365-1366
Number of pages2
Issue number4527
StatePublished - 1981
Externally publishedYes


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