Pharmacology II describes the physiology of autonomic nervous system endocrine system, reproductive system, and immune system. It will enable the learner to understand the various chemical mediators and chemical transmission process involved in the nervous system. The unit emphasizes on the pharmacology of drugs acting on central and autonomic nervous system endocrine system, reproductive system, immune system and skeletal system.
Topics covered in lectures include the theoretical and practical understanding of various bases used in semisolid preparations and their properties, packaging and labelling of powders and semisolids. To familiarise with the displacement value and the calculations of the quantity of base required. To enable the students on the processing, administration and storing of human blood products. To describe various pharmaceutical incompatibilities. Practicals include dispensing of powders and semi solid dosage forms.
- Lecturer: Dr Abdullah Khan .
Topics covered in lectures include the structure and function of basic classes of biological molecules, metabolism and the biosynthesis. Emphasis is on the integration and regulation of the metabolic path ways of biomolecules. The practical course will give the importance of enzymes and biomolecules in the pathological findings of various disease conditions.
- Lecturer: Anandarajagopa Kalusalingam .
Topics covered in lectures include the theory of resonance, electrophilic aromatic substitution reactions, heterocyclic chemistry, poly nuclear aromatic hydrocarbons, medicinally important heteroaromatic compounds, carboxylic acids, amines, and phenols.