Basic and Clinical Pharmacology 15th Edition by Bertram Katzung

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Table of Contents


Title Page

Copyright Page



Preface for Indian Version


Section I Basic Principles

  1. Introduction: The Nature of Drugs & Drug Development & Regulation
  2. Drug Receptors & Pharmacodynamics
  3. Pharmacokinetics & Pharmacodynamics: Rational Dosing & the time Course of Drug Action
  4. Drug Biotransformation
  5. Pharmacogenomics

Section II Autonomic Drugs

  1. Introduction to Autonomic Pharmacology
  2. Cholinoceptor-Activating & Cholinesterase-Inhibiting Drugs
  3. Cholinoceptor-Blocking Drugs
  4. Adrenoceptor Agonists & Sympathomimetic Drugs
  5. Adrenoceptor Antagonist Drugs

Section III Cardiovascular-Renal Drugs

  1. Antihypertensive Agents
  2. Vasodilators & the Treatment of Angina Pectoris
  3. Drugs Used in Heart Failure
  4. Agents Used in Cardiac Arrhythmias
  5. Diuretic Agents

Section IV Drugs with Important Actions on Smooth Muscle

  1. Histamine, Serotonin, & the Ergot Alkaloids
  2. Vasoactive Peptides
  3. The Eicosanoids: Prostaglandins, Thromboxanes, Leukotrienes, & Related Compounds
  4. Nitric Oxide
  5. Drugs Used in Asthma & Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Section V Drugs That Act in the Central Nervous System

  1. Introduction to the Pharmacology of CNS Drugs
  2. Sedative-Hypnotic Drugs
  3. The Alcohols
  4. Antiseizure Drugs
  5. General Anesthetics
  6. Local Anesthetics
  7. Skeletal Muscle Relaxants
  8. Pharmacologic Management of Parkinsonism & Other Movement Disorders
  9. Antipsychotic Agents & Lithium
  10. Antidepressant Agents
  11. Opioid Agonists & Antagonists
  12. Drugs of Abuse

Section VI Drugs Used to Treat Diseases of the Blood, Inflammation, & Gout

  1. Agents Used in Cytopenias; Hematopoietic Growth Factors
  2. Drugs Used in Disorders of Coagulation

Book Details

By: Bertram G. Katzung; Anthony J. Trevor

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education / Medical

Print ISBN: 9781260452310, 126045231XPrint ISBN: 9781260452310, 126045231X

eText ISBN: 9781260452327, 1260452328eText ISBN: 9781260452327, 1260452328

Edition: 15th

Copyright year: 2020

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