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2020-2021 University Catalog 
2020-2021 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHA 504 - Pharmacology I

This is the first of two courses designed to provide a solid foundation in pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, and the physiology associated with drug action and interaction. Drugs will be discussed by class with attention given to specific drugs, indications, contraindications, dosage, mechanism of action, side effects, similarities, and differences. Emphasis will be placed on the more common drugs in treatment of common diseases, including EENT, dermatologic, infectious, respiratory, cardiovascular, hematologic, and oncologic, and covers antibiotics and antivirals.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Corequisites: PHA 501, PHA 502, PHA 503, PHA 505, PHA 506, and PHA 507)

Credits: 3