Zaleplon pharmacokinetics and absolute bioavailability.

  title={Zaleplon pharmacokinetics and absolute bioavailability.},
  author={A S Rosen and Philippe Fourni{\'e} and Malak Darwish and Philippe Danjou and Steven M Troy},
  journal={Biopharmaceutics & drug disposition},
  volume={20 3},
The pharmacokinetics and absolute oral bioavailability of zaleplon were assessed to evaluate the extent of presystemic metabolism of this new nonbenzodiazepine hypnotic agent. A partially randomized, single-dose, four-period crossover study was conducted in 23 healthy subjects. Subjects received 1 and 2.5 mg intravenous (i.v.) infusions of zaleplon during the first and second periods, respectively, and then were randomly assigned to receive a 5 mg oral dose or 5 mg i.v. infusion of zaleplon in… CONTINUE READING

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