Pharmacology in Health Care


Examination of all drug classifications as well as an in-depth study of prototypes specific to each drug category.  Topics include discussions of the pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, therapeutic effects, untoward reactions, and food/drug ineractions of these medication, as well as pertinent legal and ethical aspects of medication adminstration.  Expectation exists to write a pharmacological profile based on a client's medication regime or on a predestinated group of drugs. 3 Credits (3 Lecture) Prerequisite(s): BIO125.