This is the thoroughly updated and revised edition of the book on pharmacology, the subject which has developed tremendously during the last couple of decades. Deeper knowledge and understanding of the principles of pharmacology is required in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disease and the pharmacologists are always trying to develop target specific drugs with less side effects. This book will help the undergraduate students and general practitioners. This text includes most of the new drugs available, yet the author has tried to keep the volume of the book handy. In the second edition, some new chapters like Pharmacogenetics, Drug-Drug and Drug-Food Interactions, Natriuretic Peptides and Drug Schedules have been included. This edition now covers the text in 126 chapters spread over 14 section. The book is designed to serve as a basic text and review for all undergraduate medical students.
|Publishers||CBS Publishers & Distributors|
|About the Author||K. Mukhopadhyay|