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PAS 2416 – Pharmacology 2 (3 credits)

November 8, 2022

This course introduces the student to general drug classifications and medicinal agents most likely encountered in primary care settings and the pharmacological principles, dosing, patient education, pharmacodynamics, and therapeutic parameters and indications about commonly prescribed drugs. Topics include drugs used in gastroenterology, obstetrics and gynecology, immunology, complementary medicine, psychotropic medications, opioid and non-opioid analgesia, and chemotherapeutic agents. Each of these topics will be explored through lecture, class discussions and case presentations.