AHS-3050 Introduction to Pharmacology

3 credits

Prerequisite: BIO-2011, BIO-2012 and CHE-1031

The course presents an introduction to the fundamental principles of basic and clinical pharmacology at the molecular, cellular, organ, and whole body levels. It will cover the biochemical and physiological bases for drug actions and effects, therapeutic uses and adverse reactions. Drug classifications, methods of administration, and alternative therapies will be discussed.