In this lesson, we describe the processes of drug elimination, in particular hepatic and renal elimination.
Describe the factors affecting hepatic metabolism and biliary excretion
Describe the factors affecting renal excretion
1.1 Watch ALL of the following presentations :
Please note that there are several useful resources available on the internet describing these concepts:
Rang, H.P., Dale, M.M., Ritter, J.M., Flower, R.J. and Henderson, G. (2007) Rang & Dale’s pharmacology. 6th edn. Pennsylvania: Churchill Livingstone.
Rowland M, Tozer TN: Clinical Pharmacokinetics: Concepts and Applications. 4th edition, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, 2011.