Catalogue 2019 - 2020

PHAR 611 Principles of Pharmacology

Credits

3

Prerequisite

Acceptance into 2nd Year Pharmacy (Recommended, Previous).

Course Description

Learners will explore the basic physiological, pathophysiological and biochemical foundations for the interaction of drugs with biological systems. Topics will include pharmacological principles such as mechanism of action, pharmacodynamics, drug-drug interactions, adverse reactions, and factors that can alter expected pharmacologic results. Autonomic drugs are used to illustrate pharmacological principles associated with pharmacotherapy that will be required for learners to build upon in future courses.

Offered

Fall Only

Fee