Solomon J Lubinga

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  1. doi Concomitant herbal medicine and Antiretroviral Therapy (ART) use among HIV patients in Western Uganda: a cross-sectional analysis of magnitude and patterns of use, associated factors and impact on ART adherence
    S J Lubinga
    Department of Pharmacy, Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Mbarara, Uganda
    AIDS Care 24:1375-83. 2012
  2. pmc Potential drug-drug interactions on in-patient medication prescriptions at Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital (MRRH) in western Uganda: prevalence, clinical importance and associated factors
    S J Lubinga
    Department of Pharmacy, Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Uganda
    Afr Health Sci 11:499-507. 2011
  3. pmc Pilot evaluation of the psychometric properties of a self-medication Risk Assessment Tool among elderly patients in a community setting
    Solomon J Lubinga
    Department of Pharmacy, Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Mbarara, Uganda
    BMC Res Notes 4:398. 2011

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  1. doi Concomitant herbal medicine and Antiretroviral Therapy (ART) use among HIV patients in Western Uganda: a cross-sectional analysis of magnitude and patterns of use, associated factors and impact on ART adherence
    S J Lubinga
    Department of Pharmacy, Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Mbarara, Uganda
    AIDS Care 24:1375-83. 2012
    ..85 95% CI 0.47-1.53). There is widespread concomitant herbal medicines and ART use among our patients, with no association to poor ART adherence. Patients appear to use these therapies to complement as opposed to substituting ART...
  2. pmc Potential drug-drug interactions on in-patient medication prescriptions at Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital (MRRH) in western Uganda: prevalence, clinical importance and associated factors
    S J Lubinga
    Department of Pharmacy, Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Uganda
    Afr Health Sci 11:499-507. 2011
    ..Drug-drug interactions (DDIs) are an important cause of adverse drug reactions. The pharmacoepidemiology of such interactions in hospitals in Uganda is not known...
  3. pmc Pilot evaluation of the psychometric properties of a self-medication Risk Assessment Tool among elderly patients in a community setting
    Solomon J Lubinga
    Department of Pharmacy, Mbarara University of Science and Technology, Mbarara, Uganda
    BMC Res Notes 4:398. 2011
    ..We sought to evaluate a 13-item assessment instrument among community dwelling elderly patients, 65 years and above. The instrument is composed of a cognitive risk sub-scale of 6 items and a physical risk sub-scale of 7 items...