Individual Variation in Drug Responses

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  1. Pharmacodynamic tolerance
    Increases the MEC
  2. Pharmacokinetic tolerance/metabolic tolerance
    Accelerated drug metabolism and does not increase MEC.
  3. Tachyphylaxis
    Reduction in drug responsiveness brought on by repeated dosing over a period of short time.
  4. Bioavailability
    Ability of a drug to reach the systemic circulation from its site of administration.
  5. Pharmacogenomics
    Study of how genes affect individual drug responses.
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Individual Variation in Drug Responses
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