Definition of pharmacokinetic in English:

pharmacokinetic

Pronunciation /-tik/

adjective

See pharmacokinetics

‘Despite the pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic differences among various beta blockers, they have similar clinical antihypertensive efficacy.’
  • ‘Also, bronchodilators may demonstrate different pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic characteristics during an acute exacerbation of asthma.’
  • ‘The newer fluoroquinolone antibiotics also have improved pharmacokinetic parameters compared with the original quinolones.’
  • ‘Hence, this study was designed and conducted solely to characterize the pharmacokinetic profile of oral indomethacin in premature infants with suspected or clinically diagnosed PDA.’
  • ‘For older adults, complete elimination of a drug from body tissues, including the brain, can take weeks because of a combination of pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic effects.’