Drugs and neurotransmitters
Doggrell, Sheila (2012) Drugs and neurotransmitters. Pharmacology in One Semester.
This eChapter has an introduction to pharmacology and drug nomenclature followed by a detailed discussion of routes of administration starting with oral administration (with absorption from the gastrointestinal tract, and first pass liver metabolism. This is followed by a discussion of rectal, sublingual and injection routes of administration(intravenous, intra-arterial, subcutaneous, intramuscular, intrathecal and epidural). Then the topical, pulmonary and intraosseus routes of administration are considered.
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|Keywords:||Pharmacology, Drugs and Neurotransmitters, L-DOPA, Lignocaine, salbutamol|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > PHARMACOLOGY AND PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES (111500)|
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Biomedical Sciences|
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2012 Sheila Doggrell|
|Deposited On:||20 Nov 2012 08:34|
|Last Modified:||21 Nov 2012 15:16|
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