Introduction to dental pharmacology
College of Oral Medicine
Taipei Medical University
Course Structure: 2 Hours per week
The purpose of Pharmacology is to provide students the basic knowledge of drug-body interaction and therapeutic application, from both basic and clinical aspects. There will be four major clinical categories; drugs for disinfection, drugs on nervous system, antibiotics and antipyretic drugs, and dental pharmacology. In each category, lecturer will focus on the following topics: site of action, mechanism of therapeutic effect, metabolism, side effect and drug-drug interaction.