414 PHG (SUBSTANE ABUSE)
(0+1), prerequisites 322PHG.
Course descriptionThe course deals with a comprehensive study of the abuse drugs like CNS stimulants, depressants, hallucinogens and anabolic steroids hormones. The study includes natural sources, geographical origin, distribution, constituents, harmful effects, chemical methods of identification and chromatographic methods of analysis. The study also includes licit as well as illicit products of drugs abused as well as methods used in forensic medicine to identify these drugs