Pharmacology IV

The course aims to provide students with the basic knowledge and understanding of the mode of action, pharmacokinetics, side effects, drug interactions and uses of drugs acting on the CNS, including antidepressants, antipsychotics, anticonvulsant drugs, anxiolytics and hypnotics, antiepileptics, drugs for Parkinsonism, CNS stimulants, general and local anesthetics. Being co-requisite to Pharmacotherapeutics V course, the course contents are horizontally integrated and chronologically delivered with clinical disorders discussed under Pharmacotherapy in order to provide optimum learning outcomes.
Pre-requisite: PHAR 365