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2019-2020 University Catalog 
2019-2020 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

RX 340 - Foundations of Pharmaceutical Sciences 1

This module provides an introduction to medicinal chemistry, pharmaceutics, compounding and pharmaceutical calculations. Medicinal chemistry focuses on the in vitro and in vivo chemical basis of drug action including their physico-chemical properties, structure activity relationships and receptor binding and metabolism. Pharmaceutics focuses on the principles and applications of dosage forms. Mathematical skills to accurately prepare prescriptions, including extemporaneously compounded dosage forms are included. 

Prerequisites & Notes
(Note: P1 PharmD [student pharmacists])

Credits: 3