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1

The dose of drug given to the [drug] at target site is an example of what type of relationship?

Linear

2

a plot of [D]free versus [R-D] is ________

hyperbolic

3

a plot of log[D]free versus [R-D] is _____

sigmoidal

4

a plot of [D] free versus the response is _________

hyperbolic

5

a plot of log[D]free versus response is ______

sigmoidal

6

what does the term potency of a drug refer to?
if a drug is highly potent what would that mean ?

the EC 50
highly potent= low EC50

7

what does the term efficacy refer to ?

the maximum response of a drug