[Circadian rhythms in hepatic biotransformation of drugs].

Abstract

The temporal variations in hepatic drug biotransformation are reviewed. Important diurnal variations in the activity of different cytochrome P-450 isoenzymes and in enzyme systems involved in conjugation to glucuronide, sulfate and acetate are described. A circadian rhythm in the hepatic concentration of glutathione is also described. These temporal… (More)

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