Chapters 4 and 5. Pharmacology: The Science of Drug Action. Pharmacology. Pharmacokinetics Explains the processes involved in administration, absorption, distribution, transformation, and elimination a drug Pharmacodynamics
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Depot – Bone & Fat
Oral, IV, IM, IP, SC,
Muscarinic receptor -
Nicotinic receptor -
% of Maximal Effect
Shifting DRC to the right
Acute vs. Protracted
Acute is within a single administration
Tolerance to one drug leads to tolerance of other drugs in the same class.Tolerance
Drugs can serve as discriminative stimuli
Method to ask animals about the interoceptive cues associated with different drugs
Press left lever if on morphine > get food Right lever if given saline > get food
Give new drug - is it like morphine?