1.17.12 ch 1 - Psychology 503 Drug Use and Effects 1.17.12...

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Unformatted text preview: Psychology 503 Drug Use and Effects 1.17.12 Review 1.17.12 Review 1.17.12 Drug Terminology Chemical name Generic name Trade name Review 1.17.12 Drug Terminology Chemical name Generic name Trade name Dosage & Dose-Response Curve ED 50 LD 50 ED50 and LD50 Results of a hypothetical experiment using 12 groups. One curve shows the percentage of animals in each group that lost consciousness; the other curve shows the percentage that died at each dose. Review 1.17.12 Drug Terminology Chemical name Generic name Trade name Dosage & Dose-Response Curve ED 50 LD 50 Potency Effectiveness Potency and Effectiveness Potency and Effectiveness The extent of the drugs effect They do not mean the same thing. Potency Differences in the ED50 Effectiveness Differences in the maximum effect that drugs will produce at any dose. Potency and Effectiveness...
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This note was uploaded on 02/21/2012 for the course PYSC 503 taught by Professor Mr.harrod during the Spring '12 term at South Carolina.

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1.17.12 ch 1 - Psychology 503 Drug Use and Effects 1.17.12...

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