February 23, 2024

20221 PGT Pharmacology Theory D Pharm

Pharmacology Theory D Pharm

Chapter 1 General Pharmacology

Introduction and scope of Pharmacology
Various routes of drug administration – advantages and disadvantages
Drug absorption: Definition, Types, and factors  affecting drug absorption
Bioavailability and the factors affecting bioavailability
Drug  distribution: Definition,  factors  affecting  drug distribution
Biotransformation of drugs – Definition, types of biotransformation reactions, factors influencing drug metabolisms
Excretion of drugs – Definition, routes of drug excretion
General mechanisms of  drug action and factors modifying drug action


Chapter 2 Drugs Acting on the Peripheral Nervous System

Steps involved in the neurohumoral transmission

Definition, classification, pharmacological actions, dose, indications, and contraindications of

Cholinergic drugs

Anti-Cholinergic drugs

Adrenergic drugs

Anti-adrenergic drugs

Neuromuscular blocking agents

Drugs used in Myasthenia gravis

Local anaesthetic agents

Non-Steroidal  Anti-Inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)


Chapter 3 Drugs Acting on the Eye

Definition,  classification, pharmacological actions, dose, indications and contraindications of

Miotics

Mydriatics

Drugs used in Glaucoma


Chapter 4 Drugs Acting on the Central Nervous System

Definition,  classification,  pharmacological  actions,  dose, indications, and contraindications of

General anaesthetics

Hypnotics and sedatives

Anti-Convulsant drugs

Anti-anxiety drugs

Anti-depressant drugs

Anti-psychotics

Nootropic agents

Centrally acting muscle relaxants

Opioid analgesics


Chapter 5 Drugs Acting on the Cardiovascular System

Definition,  classification, pharmacological actions, dose, indications, and contraindications of

Anti-hypertensive drugs

Anti-anginal drugs

Anti-arrhythmic drugs

Drugs used in atherosclerosis and

Congestive heart failure

Drug therapy for shock

Video links:


Chapter 6 Drugs Acting on Blood and Blood Forming Organs

Definition,  classification, pharmacological actions, dose, indications, and contraindications of

Hematinic agents

Anti-coagulants

Anti-platelet agents

Thrombolytic drugs


Chapter 7

Definition,  classification, pharmacological actions, dose, indications, and contraindications of

Bronchodilators

Expectorants

Anti-tussive agents

Mucolytic agents


Chapter 8 Drugs Acting on the Gastro-Intestinal Tract

Definition,  classification, pharmacological actions, dose, indications, and contraindications of

Anti-ulcer drugs

Anti-emetics

Laxatives and purgatives

Anti-diarrheal drugs


Chapter 9 Drugs Acting on the Kidney

Definition,  classification, pharmacological  actions, dose, indications, and contraindications of

Diuretics

Anti-Diuretics


Chapter 10 Hormones and Hormone Antagonists

Physiological and pathological role and clinical uses of

Thyroid hormones

Anti-thyroid drugs

Parathormone

Calcitonin

Vitamin D

Insulin

Oral hypoglycemic agents

Estrogen

Progesterone

Oxytocin

Corticosteroids


Chapter 11 Autocoids

The physiological role of Histamine, 5 HT and Prostaglandins

Classification, clinical uses, and  adverse effects of antihistamines and 5 HT antagonists


Chapter 12 Chemotherapeutic Agents

Introduction, basic principles of chemotherapy of infections, infestations and neoplastic diseases, Classification, dose, indication and contraindications of drugs belonging to following classes:

Penicillins

Cephalosporins

Aminoglycosides

Fluoroquinolones

Macrolides

Tetracyclines

Sulphonamides

Anti-tubercular drugs

Anti-fungal drugs

Anti-viral drugs

Anti-amoebic agents

Anthelmintics

Anti-malarial agents

Anti-neoplastic agents


Chapter 13 Biologicals

Definition, Types, and indications of biological agents with examples


F Y D Pharm & S Y D Pharm Notes, Books, Syllabus, PDF, Videos

First Year D PharmSecond Year D Pharm
20111 PHT Pharmaceutics Theory20221 PGT Pharmacology Theory
20051 PHP Pharmaceutics Practical20056 PGP Pharmacology Practical
20112 PCT Pharmaceutical Chemistry Theory20222 CMT Community Pharmacy & Management Theory
20052 PCP Pharmaceutical Chemistry Practical20057 CMP Community Pharmacy & Management Practical
20113 PYT Pharmacognosy Theory20223 BCT Biochemistry & Clinical Pathology Theory
20053 PYP Pharmacognosy Practical20058 BCP Biochemistry & Clinical Pathology Practical
20114 HPT Human Anatomy Physiology Theory20224 PTT Pharmacotherapeutics Theory
20054 HPP Human Anatomy Physiology Practical20059 PTP Pharmacotherapeutics Practical
20115 SPT Social Pharmacy Theory20225 HCT Hospital & Clinical Pharmacy Theory
20055 SPP Social Pharmacy Practical20060 HCP Hospital & Clinical Pharmacy Practical
20226 PLT Pharmacy Law & Ethics

Suggested readings

Recommended readings: