maximum concentration


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maximum concentration

The peak concentration that a drug achieves in a specified compartment after the drug has been administrated and before administration of a second dose. Cmax is the opposite of Cmin—which is the minimum (or trough) concentration that a drug achieves after dosing.
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Differences in rates of absorption may account for some of the variability in maximum concentrations, as was suggested by the marked differences in [T.sub.max] and [K.sub.a].
Powell has called for maximum concentration to ensure there are no slip-ups.
Also, the committee advised that phenylbenzimidazole sulfonic acid and its salts are safe as a UV filter (and other cosmetic products) at a maximum concentration of 8%.
The company also announced that the European Union voted to adopt the opinion of the European Commission's Scientific Committee on Cosmetic Products that the proposed use of methylisothiazolinone as a preservative at a maximum concentration of.
On September 23, the European Commission sent the Council a draft Decision aiming to establish maximum concentration values for certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment.
"I expect maximum concentration among my players, because we'll desperately need it in this game."
"He will finish in a clinical way, if our defenders are not on top of the situation and afford him maximum concentration at all times.
MCLs are the maximum concentration of contaminants allowed in water used for drinking.
That said, it will take maximum concentration from the defenders and midfielders to ensure they remain in the hunt for points at all times - United are the best counter-attackers in the business and are at their most dangerous when opponents are pressing.
Under the European Union (EU) cosmetics directive, triclosan can be used up to a maximum concentration of 0.3% in a finished product.
One of our qualities is that every game is important and we finish every game with maximum concentration.
The average of the maximum concentration recorded during this year's exceedances of the public information threshold is slightly higher than in 2001 but the average duration of exceedances is lower.

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