I. IDENTIFICATION/FILL IN THE BLANKS: ( 1 PT. EACH)
1.__________________________________________ The major excretory organ responsible for drug excretion.
2.__________________________________________The major metabolic organ which converts drugs to their metabolites.
3.__________________________________________ Give one substance that could cause an irreversible damage to the liver.
4.__________________________________________Major carrier protein of almost all drugs in the body.
5.__________________________________________The normal pH of blood.
6.__________________________________________The less toxic metabolite of ethanol, which is produced by the liver.
7.__________________________________________ Give one specific example of a natural poison.
8.__________________________________________ Give the species of poppy that is toxic to man.
9.__________________________________________ It is the term used to describe the reaction and metabolism of the drug inside the body..
10._________________________________________It is the time required for the concentration of a drug to go down to half of its original concentration.