|Department||Health and Biomedical Sciences|
|Postrequisites||PHRM 524, MSNA 524, MSNA 531|
This course increases the student's understanding of fundamental drug actions at the cellular level and their effects on human systems. Principles of pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics, receptor site physiology, toxicology, side effects, indications, and contra-indications are emphasized for each group of drugs. Emphasis is placed on the interaction between pharmacotherapy and pathophysiology.