This course will be a comprehensive overview of current medications dispensed by classes, their effects on different body systems, indications, side effects, dosages and contraindications. The course will include a study of cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, urinary, endocrine and respiratory systems. Emphasis will be placed on antianginal, hypolididemic, anticoagulants, antihypertensive, antacids, diuretics, hypoglycemics, antihistaminics, bronchodilators, antipsychotics drugs and blood modifiers. This course will continue the topic on the top 200 prescription drugs, including classifications and indications. Students must complete this course with a grade of "C" or higher.
Prerequisite: PTN 1121 with grade of "C" or higher. Corequisites: PTN 1131 and PTN 1131L.
Terms Typically Offered: Fall, Summer
Textbook information will be available online for each term's courses 45 days prior to the first day of classes for the term.
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