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Challenging Medicines: Physiochemical Properties

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These resource sheets look at the different physiochemical properties of medicines. Pharmacokinetic processes, dissolution, ionisation and dissociation are all covered here.

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working independently

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TeacherStudent

Age Group

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16 to 18 years

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This resource has been provided by, or developed in partnership with, Reckitt Benckiser
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The differences between pharmacology and pharmacy and between pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics are explained. Ways of administering drugs are described, as is the gastrointestinal tract (important for drugs taken orally).