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06-19-2007, 04:15 AM
hi there

i am looking for standardized potency values for certain pharmaceuticals. let me explain. LD50 between chemicals can be standardised for example by mg/kg oral rat. i want to take this idea of LD50 mg/kg oral rat, but use the minimum amount of a pharmaceutical needed to induce a response instead of a fatal amount. i am not using the data for any purpose other than indexing pharmaceuticals according to their potency rather than toxicitiy.

i have searched various reference texts but have not found what i need.

where can i find potency data ?

Dr. X
06-19-2007, 09:18 AM
you might get better results asking this q. to step2 or 3 students/residents.

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