PHM 321 - Common Drugs

Description

Introduction to commonly used drugs. Emphasis on over-the-counter medications and frequently prescribed prescription drugs. Selected natural products also will be covered. How commonly used drugs affect the body to treat or cure various conditions and how the body handles drugs. Principles of appropriate drug use and consequences of misuse.

Recommended Background

Some biology and/or chemistry is strongly suggested

Requirements

(PSL 250) or (PSL 431 and PSL 432) or PSL 310

Recommended Textbooks

None

Instructor(s)

Dr. Roseann Vorce

Semesters

Spring

Credits

3

Programs

  • Undergraduate

Type

Science