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1

Three important drugs that follow zero order kinetics

ethanol
aspirin
phenytoin

2

Name the the 4 most common strong inducers of drug metabolism

carbamazepine
phenobarbital
phenytoin
rifampin

3

List 3 drugs that inhibit metabolism of other drugs

amiodarone
cimetidine
azole antifungals
ritonavir

4

Describe the effects of smoking, liver disease and kidney disease on drug elimination

Smoking - enzyme induction in the liver and lung increasing the metabolism of some drugs.