PHARMACODYNAMICS

noun. the analysis of the interactions of drugs with the receptors which are accountable for their acts upon the body. It consists of analyzing the impacts of drugs on the body and their mechanism of action. Basic analyses consist of the activity of drugs at the receptor sites where the drugs adhere in addition to the modifications in cell function and operation which result.

PHARMACODYNAMICS: "I most enjoyed my study of pharmacodynamics."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PHARMACODYNAMICS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/pharmacodynamics/ (accessed October 26, 2020).
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