Concepts in geriatric clinical pharmacology

Dror Marchaim*, Victor Dishy, Ahuva Golik

*Corresponding author for this work

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Geriatric clinical pharmacology is considered an established subdiscipline in the field of clinical pharmacology. This review will address some of the effects of aging on drug treatment in general, and will focus on specific classes of drugs commonly consumed by older adults: cardiovascular medications, non steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, and psychoactive agents.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)45-49
Number of pages5
JournalGeriatrics and Aging
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 2005


  • Clinical pharmacology
  • Drug metabolism
  • Older adults
  • Pharmacokinetics


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