- the branch of pharmacology dealing with the course of action, effect, and breakdown of drugs within the body.
Origin of pharmacodynamics
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- (functioning as singular) the branch of pharmacology concerned with the action of drugs on the physiology or pathology of the body
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- The study of the action or effects of drugs on living organisms.
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