loading dose

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loading dose n.

loading dose n.

loading dose n.


Value of single oral loading dose of propafenone in converting recent-onset atrial fibrillation Results of a randomized, double-blind, controlled study

High clopidogrel loading dose during coronary stenting: effects on drug response and interindividual variability

Pharmacokinetics and Safety of Single, Multiple, and Loading Doses of Fusidic Acid in Healthy Subjects

Target controlled infusion of opioids for bariatric surgery and morphine loading dose

Necessity of a loading dose when using vancomycin in critically ill patients

Liposomal Amphotericin B as Initial Therapy for Invasive Mold Infection: A Randomized Trial Comparing a High–Loading Dose Regimen with Standard Dosing (AmBiLoad Trial)

Impact of Loading Doses on the Time to Adequate Predicted Beta-Lactam Concentrations in Prolonged and Continuous Infusion Dosing Schemes

Safety and efficacy of an intravenous loading dose of azathioprine for treatment of non‐TPMT‐deficient patients with rheumatic diseases

Dramatic response after an intravenous loading dose of azathioprine in one case of severe and refractory ankylosing spondylitis

Efficacy and safety of leflunomide in DMARD-naïve patients with early rheumatoid arthritis: comparison of a loading and a fixed-dose regimen

Impact of single-dose ivermectin on community microfilaria load in bancroftian filariasis infection: two years post treatment

Teicoplanin therapeutic drug monitoring in critically ill patients: a retrospective study emphasizing the importance of a loading dose

Antiplatelet effects of a 600 mg loading dose of clopidogrel are not attenuated in patients receiving atorvastatin or simvastatin for at least 4 weeks prior to coronary artery stenting

Effects of a loading dose of morphine before i.v. morphine titration for postoperative pain relief: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-control study

Does pre-treatment with aspirin and loading dose clopidogrel obviate the need for glycoprotein IIb/IIIa antagonists during elective coronary stenting? A focus on peri-procedural myonecrosis†


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a high initial dose of a drug that is given to enable its therapeutic level in the bloodstream to be reached quickly. The loading dose is subsequently reduced to a lower maintenance dose.

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