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Annual Review of Pharmacology and Toxicology 2001; 41: 535–67. Nelson DR, Zeldin DC, Hoffman SM, Maltais LJ, Wain HM, Nebert DW. Comparison of cytochrome P450 (CYP) genes from the mouse and human genomes, including nomenclature recommendations for genes, pseudogenes and alternative-splice variants. Pharmacogenetics 2004; 14: 1–18. edu/flockhart/table, accessed April 2007. 1). The contribution of renal excretion to total body clearance of any particular drug is 1 Free drug enters glomerular filtrate ● ● Passive distal tubular reabsorption Active tubular reabsorption 32 33 determined by its lipid solubility (and hence its polarity).
G. g. ciclosporin, felodipine, levodopa, salbutamol, before they enter hepatic portal blood. g. g. felodipine, glyceryl trinitrate, morphine, naloxone, verapamil) necessitates high oral doses by comparison with the intravenous route. g. buccal, rectal, sublingual, transdermal) partly or completely bypass presystemic elimination (Chapter 4). Drugs undergoing extensive presystemic metabolism usually exhibit pronounced inter-individual variability in drug disposition. 4: Presystemic (‘first-pass’) metabolism.
36 EFFECTS OF DISEASE ON DRUG DISPOSITION and other plasma proteins. This alters the pharmacokinetics of many drugs, but is seldom clinically important. Phenytoin is an exception, because therapy is guided by plasma concentration and routine analytical methods detect total (bound and free) drug. In renal impairment, phenytoin protein binding is reduced by competition with accumulated molecules normally cleared by the kidney and which bind to the same albumin drug-binding site as phenytoin. Thus, for any measured phenytoin concentration, free (active) drug is increased compared to a subject with normal renal function and the same measured total concentration.
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