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What is pharmacology?

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Why is pharmacology important?

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Where does drug metabolism occur?

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What is break through pain?

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Sublingual 

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Why is drug administrated sublingual 

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What barrier does a drug cross

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How does drug cross cell membrane 

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Popular ways to administrate drugs

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pharmacology AIT

What is pharmacology?
The study of drug action & their actions on living systems

pharmacology AIT

Why is pharmacology important?
Highlight/reduce unwanted side effects

pharmacology AIT

Where does drug metabolism occur?
Liver

pharmacology AIT

Where does drug absorption take place
Small intestine
(Small amounts in stomach)

pharmacology AIT

What is break through pain?
Drug wear off between doses
(Usually in cancer patients)

pharmacology AIT

Sublingual 
Drug administered under tounge

pharmacology AIT

Why is drug administrated sublingual 
Thin blood vessels, quick absorption 
Usually within 5 mins

pharmacology AIT

What is ADME?
Absorption: From site of administration

Distribution: around the body to target tissue/site of action

Metabolism: drug changed in body

Elimination: how dug leaves the body

pharmacology AIT

What barrier does a drug cross
Cell membrane, and into mitochondria 

pharmacology AIT

How does drug cross cell membrane 
Protein carriers
Drug physicochemical
Between cells
Difussion

pharmacology AIT

Problems that stop drugs crossing barriers
All of the above 

pharmacology AIT

Popular ways to administrate drugs
Oral 
Advantage: cost, easier administration, safer, patient acceptability 

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