Pharmacokinetics/Dynamics of Corticosteroids

  • William J. Jusko

Abstract

The corticosteroids are important immunosuppressive and antiinflammatory agents used in treatment of numerous pathophysiologic conditions. Their therapeutic use is complicated by numerous adverse effects when used chronically and there is considerable empiricism in selecting appropriate doses.

Keywords

Cortisol Concentration Receptor Occupancy Pharmacodynamic Model Tyrosine Aminotransferase Cytosolic Receptor 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • William J. Jusko
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  1. 1.Department of PharmaceuticsState University of New York at BuffaloUSA

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