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phar·ma·co·dy·nam·ics

 (fär′mə-kō′dī-năm′ĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The study of the action or effects of drugs on living organisms.

phar′ma·co′dy·nam′ic adj.
phar′ma·co′dy·nam′i·cal·ly adv.

pharmacodynamics

(ˌfɑːməkəʊdaɪˈnæmɪks)
n
(Pharmacology) (functioning as singular) the branch of pharmacology concerned with the action of drugs on the physiology or pathology of the body
ˌpharmacodyˈnamic adj

pharmacodynamics

the division of pharmacology concerned with the action and breakdown of drugs in the body. — pharmacodynamic, pharmacodynamical, adj.
See also: Drugs
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As a [alpha]2-specific adrenergic agonist, it has been presumed that the block-prolonging effect of clonidine results from a pharmacodynamically mediated mechanism.
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Assessment of p70S6K phosphorylation may play an adjunct role to on pharmacodynamically guide and individualize sirolimus based on immunosuppression.
Some generics are not pharmacokinetically or pharmacodynamically identical to the original formulation.
extraction solvent(s), extraction temperature, methods of purification, steps taken to enrich pharmacodynamically active compounds or to remove potentially harmful constituents.
Preliminary data of this trial in patients with advanced solid tumors indicate that TAK-733 is generally well tolerated and pharmacodynamically active with signs of anti-tumor activity in patients with advanced non-hematologic malignancies, said researchers.