Syllabus | PHARMACOLOGY-III (Theory) | B. Pharmacy

Course: B. Pharmacy 6th Sem/3rd year
Name of Subject:  PHARMACOLOGY-III (Theory)
Subject Code:  BP602T
S. No. Contents of the Topics             Domain Time(Hrs)
1. Pharmacology of drugs acting on Respiratory system

a. Anti -asthmatic drugs

b. Drugs used in the management of COPD

c. Expectorants and antitussives

d. Nasal decongestants

e. Respiratory stimulants


Must Know

2. Pharmacology of drugs acting on the Gastrointestinal Tract

a. Antiulcer agents

b. . Emetics and anti-emetics

c. Appetite stimulants and suppressants.

d. Digestants and carminatives.

e.Drugs for constipation and diarrhoea

           Must Know




Nice to know

3. Chemotherapy

a. General principles of chemotherapy

b.Sulfonamides and cotrimoxazole.

c. Antibiotics- Penicillins, cephalosporins, chloramphenicol, macrolides, quinolonesand fluoroquinolins, tetracycline and aminoglycosides

Must Know 10Hrs
4. Chemotherapy

a. Antitubercular agents

b. Antileprotic agents

c. Antifungal agents

d. Antiviral drugs

e. Anthelmintics

f. Antimalarial drugs

g. Antiamoebic agents

Must Know 8 hrs
5. Chemotherapy

a.    Urinary tract infections and sexually transmitted diseases

b.    Chemotherapy of malignancy

Must Know 4Hrs
6. Immunopharmacology

a.    Immunostimulants

b.    Immunosuppressant

Protein drugs, monoclonal antibodies, target drugs to antigen, biosimilars

Must Know 4Hrs
7. Principles of toxicology

a. Definition and basic knowledge of acute, subacute and chronic toxicity

b.Definition and basic knowledge of genotoxicity, carcinogenicity, teratogenicity and mutagenicity

c. General principles of treatment of poisoning

d. Clinical symptoms and management of barbiturates, morphine, organophosphosphorus compound and lead, mercury and arsenic poisoning.

Must to know



Nice to know

8. Chronopharmacology

a. Definition of rhythm and cycles

b. Biological clock and their significance leading to chronotherapy.

Must to know