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Which activity will be inhibited when a patient is given appropriate pharmacotherapy?

Asked by Wyatt Williams, Last updated: Jul 25, 2021

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E. Barnes

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Answered Feb 26, 2019

Alcohol dehydrogenase is a group of dehydrogenase enzymes, a class of zinc enzymes, that catalyze the oxidation of primary and secondary alcohols and facilitate the interconversion of alcohols and aldehydes with the reduction of hydride anion to NAD+ to NADH, the release of a proton.

Alcohol dehydrogenase will be inhibited because it is the first step in the metabolism of both methanol and ethylene glycol. The patient has tachypnea which is abnormally rapid breathing. The patient also has anion gap metabolic acidosis which is the result of type I diabetes, chronic alcoholism, or undernutrition.

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John Adney

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Answered Jun 16, 2017

I put A) Alcohol dehydrogenase and I got it right
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dochenaj

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Answered Mar 07, 2017

The most appropriate answer would be alcohol dehydrogenase considering it is the first step in the metabolism of both methanol and ethylene glycol.

While formaldehyde dehydrogenase is the second step only in the meta of methanol.
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amartyagain

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Answered Dec 02, 2016

Why not fomepizole(alcohol dehydrogenase inhibitor) which is the antidote of methanol poisoning.

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John Smith

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Answered Nov 07, 2016

Formaldehyde dehydrogenase
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