Elementary Pharmacology and Toxicology
  by RD Budhiraja / Pawan Krishan
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   ISBN 978-93-85529-22-1; 5th Ed. 2019; pp. viii + 576

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 About The Book  

  Pharmacology is fast growing discipline of medical science and constitutes the basis of practice of pharmacy. A pharmacist is expected to play a pivotal role in the dissemination of information related to drugs.

    The present edition is revised as per the latest syllabus based on PCI/AICTE for the undergraduate students of pharmacy. Further, information has been updated to fulfill the needs of students of dental, nursing, physiotherapy, alternate medicine and other paramedical students.

    In the current edition published by M/s Vallabh Prakashan, Delhi Dr. Pawan Krishan, Professor of Pharmacology, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Drugs Research, Punjabi University, Patiala, has joined as its co-author.


    1. General Principles of Pharmacology

    2. Pharmacological Aspects of the Nervous System

    3. General Anaesthetics

    4. Aliphatic Alcohols

    5. Sedatives and Hypnotics

    6. Opioid Analgesics

    7. Analgesic–Antipyretics and Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Agents

    8. Psychopharmacological Drugs (Pyschotropic Drugs)

    9. Antiepileptic Drugs (Drugs for Epilepsy)

  10. Drugs For Parkinsonism and Centrally Acting Muscle Relaxants

  11. Central Nervous System Stimulants

  12. Drugs of Abuse

  13. Local Anaesthetics

  14. Parasympathomimetic Drugs (Cholinergic Agonists)

  15. Anticholinergic Drugs (Antimuscarinic, Atropinic Drugs)

  16. Sympathomimetic Drugs (Adrenergic Drugs)

  17. Antiadrenergic or Sympatholytic Drugs

  18. Drugs Acting on Ganglia and Neuromuscular Blocking Agents

  19. Drugs Acting on the Eye

  20. Autacoids

  21. Drugs used in Respiratory Disorders

  22. Haematinics and Plasma Expanders

  23. Drugs Affecting Coagulation

  24. Diuretics and Electrolyte Balance

  25. Drugs Acting on the Cardiovascular Sysytem

  26. Drugs for Atherosclerosis (Hypolipidemic Drugs)

  27. Hormones and Hormone Antagonists

  28. Drugs Acting on the Gastrointestinal Tract

  29. Chemotherapy of Microbial Diseases

  30. Antifungal and Antiviral Drugs

  31. Chemotheraphy of Tuberculosis and Leprosy

  32. Antimalarial Drugs

  33. Chemotheraphy of Protozoal Infections

  34. Anthelmintics

  35. Chemotherapy of Cancer

  36. Antiseptics, Disinfectants and Ectoparasiticides

  37. Principles of Toxicology
        (Metal Antagonists and Treatment of Poisoning)

  38. Vitamins and Antioxidants

  39. Immunosuppressants and Gene Therapy

  40. Drug Use During Pregnancy and Lactation

  41. Drugs Acting on Skin and Mucous Membranes

  42. Vaccines and Sera

  43. Bacis Concepts of Pharmacotherpy

  44. Chronopharmacology

        Appendix–I   : Revision Exercises

        Appendix–II  : Bibliography

        Appendix–III : List of Common Abbreviations