• MDA-224 : Pharmacology

    Academic Level:
    Undergraduate
    Department:
    Allied Health
    Subject:
    Medical Assisting
    Prerequisites:
    Complete MDA 106
    Corequisites:
    None
    Credits:
    3
    This course is an introduction to drugs and drug therapy, including sources of drugs, dosage forms, drug legislation, principles of drug action and pharmacokinetic factors in drug therapy, drug interactions and incompatibilities. Major drug classifications are identified and studied according to physiologic action and/or body system affected. Course is offered only once during the academic year.