Subject: Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Course Number: 123
Course Title: Drugs of the CNS
Department: Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Course Description: This course emphasizes the structure, mechanism and pharmocology of drugs whose primary effects are on the central nervous system. These include: antipsychotics, antidepressants, sediative hypnotics, anticonvulsants, antipiletics, stimulants, drugs of abuse, antiparkinson's drugs, anesthetics, and neurodegenerative diseases. The course provides a basic understanding of the various disorders and the rationale for use of drugs related to current understanding of the disease pathophysiology.
Prerequisites: Consent of instructor.
Instructor of Record: P. England
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No
Quarter(s) Offered: Spring
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade
Graduate Division course: No
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? Yes
Repeat course for credit? No