Alcohol - Alcohol Thursday, February 03, 2011 3:46 PM - - -...

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If you have food in your body, rate of absorption is much slower The amount of concentration in blood steam will be proportional to the dose Once it starts to metabolize, the curve swill start to fall g/L/h rate of metabolism Alcohol is a first order absorption process - Readily absorbed and bioavailability is one - At some point the alochol peaks in the blood stream -- > you can calculate the rate at the slopes - It goes into the blood stream to brain instantaneously (the solute are lipid soluble) When you are feeling up, the alcohol is suppressing the inhibitory of the brain This is happening very quickly!!! Because of the rapid blood flow The first effect that it encounters is INHIBITION (not stimulation) Many times it can cross the placenta and cause embryo toxicity At the 1 hour point, the alcohol is getting into your BBB very easily - Most of the time you have more than one can of beer -- > let's say you have 15*3 = 45 g 45g is like a molar 3 beers = 3 glasses of wine --
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