351 PHL Pharmacology – 1: (4 hours)
This course deals with the introduction of basic principles of pharmacology and the pharmacological actions, therapeutic uses, mechanisms of action, adverse effects, contraindications and drug interaction of autonomic drugs, cardiovascular drugs, diuretics, and autocoids.
The practical part deals of this course with some in-vitro experiments demonstrating the effects of the above mentioned drugs.
v Introduction, dose – response curve.
v Effects and site of action of different agonist drugs on the isolated rabbit intestine.
v Effects of certain agonists and their antagonists on the isolated rabbit intestine.
v Effects of certain agonists and their antagonists on the isolated guinea – pig ileum.
v Dose – response curve of acetylecholine on the frog rectus abdominus.
v Effects of certain drugs on BP of conscious rabbit.
v Isolated perfused rabbit`s heart "langendorffe preparation" and the effects of different drugs.