[Therapeutic and toxic plasma concentrations and elimination half-lives of commonly used drugs]

Anasthesiol Intensivmed Notfallmed Schmerzther. 1991 Feb;26(1):37-43. doi: 10.1055/s-2007-1000534.
[Article in German]


For 253 frequently used drugs therapeutic and, if data were available, toxic, and fatal plasma concentrations as well as elimination half-lives were compiled in a table. To assess the significance of drug levels for the therapeutic monitoring of patients, it is essential that a collection of data is readily available. In addition, this list can assist the diagnostic assessment in case of intoxications.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Drug Therapy
  • Half-Life
  • Humans
  • Pharmaceutical Preparations*
  • Pharmacokinetics
  • Poisoning
  • Toxicology


  • Pharmaceutical Preparations