This is a course which is aimed at making the students use his knowledge of biopharmaceutics and pharmacokinetics in the design of dosage regimen for effective and rational drug therapy.

 COURSE OUTLINE

Specific dosage prescribing requirements/guidelines under certain conditions:

            Prescribing for the paediatrics/geriatrics

            Prescribing for renal and liver impaired patients

            Prescribing for pregnant/lactating mother

 Pharmacokinentics in disease states modifying body perfusion Pharmacokinetics in disease states modifying protein binding

Considerations of the clinical pharmacokinetics of selected drugs used in various disease states.

 


Level of Study: 500 Level