Flashcards in Overview of Pharmocologic Principles Deck (6):
Pharmacokinetics is the ________.
change in plasma concentration over time
Pharmacology is the study of _________.
the interaction of chemical substances with biological systems
What is MEC?
MEC is the minimum effective concentration.
Steady state is the condition in which _______.
rate of drug elimination (excretion/metabolism) = rate of drug intake (dosing)
Enteral means _____ and parenteral means _____.
administered within the GI tract; administered outside the GI tract