AU: 3.0
Programme: CBE

Introduction to pharmacokinetics. Drug distribution and protein binding. Biopharmaceutic considerations in drug product design. Bioavailability and bioequivalence. Modified-release drug products and targeted drug delivery systems. Drug clearance and hepatic elimination of drugs. Applications of pharmacokinetics in clinical situations. Relationship between pharmacokinetics and pharmacological response. Nonlinear pharmacokinetics.