Ring structure simple nitrous oxide no cisplatin

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Unformatted text preview: complicated ring structure Simple Nitrous oxide (NO) Cisplatin: Complex Vancomycin Important chemical features Many drugs are weak acids or bases – amino or carboxyl groups This fact has important implications for the way they are handled by the body. This pH differences in the various parts of the body may alter the degree of ionization of such drugs pH Routes of administration – can be the difference between life and death – (First 3 are parental routes) Routes Intravenous Intramuscular Subcutaneous Oral Inhalation Transdermal Rectal Intravenous Absorption circumvented Immediate effects, for emergency use Suitable for large volumes, irritating substances, and complex mixtures when diluted – can make sure of exact amount i...
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