Pharmacology

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Pharmacology
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  1. An undesired drug effect
    Adverst Drug Effect (ADE)
  2. an allergic response that is not preceded by a prior exposure
    anaphylactoid response
  3. immune responses associated with T lymphocytes
    cellular immunity
  4. Cyclooxygenase inhibitors
    COX-1, COX-2, COX-3
  5. a reaction that ivolves damage to tissue cells; can include overdose
    cytotoxic reaction
  6. a substance (drug) of low molecular weight that cannot induce antibody formation unless attached to another molecule, usually a protein
    hapten
  7. a situation in which a smaller than normal dose of a drug produces the intended effect
    hyperreactive
  8. a unique or unexpected drug reaction, often related to genetic variations in the individual
    idiosyncrasy
  9. specific signs of a given disease, and not associated with other conditions
    pathognomonic
  10. defective development of the arms or legs, a teratogenic effect
    phocomelia
  11. the state of body functions; sould be normal or abnormal
    physiologic status
  12. a doseform that has no active ingredient; a "sugar pill"
    placebo
  13. malignancy caused by a drug or chemical substance
    primary oncogenic effect
  14. malignancy caused by immune suppresion, which allows oncogenic viruses to cause malignant changes in cells
    secondary oncegenic effect
  15. infection caused by microbes that were not affected by anti-infective therapy, such as a yease infection following antibiotic therapy
    superinfection
  16. the rapid development of tolerance to a drug
    tachyphylaxis
  17. a substance capable of causing fetal deformity
    teratogen
  18. a predictable ADE usually associated with the normal dose of a drug, but can include adverse effects of overdose
    Type-A ADE
  19. An unpredictable ADE, not related to the dose
    Type-B ADE
  20. ACE
    angiotensin-converting enzyme
  21. APAP
    acetominophen

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