Homework is to be presented as a short (50-100-word) paragraph response for each question. The assignment is to be submitted as a Microsoft Word document electronically to the instructor. Which dosage forms are most appropriate for administering drugs to pediatric patients? Adults? What are the processes involved in disintegration and dissolution? Give a definition of pharmacokinetics. Examine the processes of absorption, distribution, metabolism, and excretion, and explain why they occur in this order. What determines the absorption ability of a drug? Give a definition of the term pharmacodynamics. Compare the different ways drugs can interact with the body, depending on their mechanism of action. What relationship is there between drug response relationships, serum-concentration profile, and drug manufacturing? How does an adverse effect of a drug occur? What are the causes of some drug-drug interactions?