Category Archives: Pharmacology

Antipsychotic Drugs

Drugs for Psychiatric Illness Two major types of psychiatric disorders are psychosis and neurosis. Psychosis:[...]

Antidepressant Drugs

Antidepressant Drugs Depression results due to decreased monoaminergic (5-HT and NA) activity in the brain,[...]

Drugs Affecting Coagulation

Drugs Affecting Coagulation VITAMIN K fat-soluble dietary principle required for the synthesis of clotting factors.[...]

Alcohol Dependence: Pharmacotherapy

Pharmacotherapy of Alcohol Dependence 3rd leading cause of preventable deaths worldwide à 3 million deaths[...]

Acne: Pharmacotherapy

PHARMACOTHERAPY OF ACNE Acne is a chronic inflammatory disorder affecting the pilosebaceous unit leading to[...]

Drugs Acting on RAS: ACE Inhibitors & ARBs

RENIN-ANGIOTENSIN SYSTEM Precursor plasma α2 globulin à angiotensinogen à inactive decapeptide angiotensin-1 (Ang I) The[...]

Appropriate Antibiotic Prescribing

With increasing bacterial resistance, companies are pulling out of antibiotic research and fewer new antibiotics[...]