Drug Classification

Course Code

PHT 207


Emphasizes the drug classes such as over-the-counter vs. prescription drugs scheduled drugs and the laws pertaining to each. Includes the drug development process the different pregnancy classifications and the degree of potential harm for each class and the commonly used drugs that can be addictive abused and potentially lethal. Examines dosage forms routes of administration selection and recommendation of OTC drugs and natural products and memorize trade and generic names.

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