GLUCURONIDATION

Name of the metabolic process where drugs and other substances are combined with glucuronic acid to form more water soluble compounds that are more easily excreted by our kidneys or bile.

GLUCURONIDATION: "Glucuronidation deals with metabolism of drugs."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GLUCURONIDATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/glucuronidation/ (accessed May 19, 2019).
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