MED143 Principles of Pharmacology

This course is designed to provide an introduction to drug dosage calculation and administration, injections, classifications, schedules, common adverse reactions, conversions and abbreviations necessary for dosage calculations and the top 50 prescribed drugs. The legal and ethical boundaries involving drugs will be addressed. Learn how and why medications work on different ages and sexes. Proper handling and storage of medications will be presented. 45 clock hours.

Prerequisites

None

Credit Hours: 
3.00
Catalog Code: 
MED143