Pharmacology, With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access, 3rd Edition

Pharmacology

3rd Edition With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access

By George M. Brenner, PhD, Professor Emeritus of Pharmacology, Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Tulsa, OK; and Craig Stevens, PhD, Professor of Pharmacology, Oklahoma State University, Tulsa, OK


Preface

SECTION I PRINCIPLES OF PHARMACOLOGY

1 Introduction to Pharmacology

2 Pharmacokinetics

3 Pharmacodynamics

4 Drug Development and Safety

SECTION II AUTONOMIC AND NEUROMUSCULAR PHARMACOLOGY

5 Introduction to Autonomic and Neuromuscular Pharmacology

6 Acetylcholine Receptor Agonists

7 Acetylcholine Receptor Antagonists

8 Adrenoceptor Agonists

9 Adrenoceptor Antagonists

SECTION III CARDIOVASCULAR, RENAL, AND HEMATOLOGIC PHARMACOLOGY

10 Antihypertensive Drugs

11 Antianginal Drugs

12 Drugs for Heart Failure

13 Diuretics

14 Antiarrhythmic Drugs

15 Drugs for Hyperlipidemia

16 Anticoagulant, Antiplatelet, and Fibrinolytic Drugs

17 Hematopoietic Drugs

SECTION IV CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM PHARMACOLOGY

18 Introduction to Central Nervous System Pharmacology

19 Sedative-Hypnotic and Anxiolytic Drugs

20 Antiepileptic Drugs

21 Local and General Anesthetics

22 Psychotherapeutic Drugs

23 Opioid Analgesics and Antagonists

24 Drugs for Neurodegenerative Diseases

25 Drugs of Abuse

SECTION V PHARMACOLOGY OF THE RESPIRATORY AND OTHER SYSTEMS

26 Autacoid Drugs

27 Drugs for Respiratory Tract Disorders

28 Drugs for Gastrointestinal Tract Disorders

29 Drugs for Headache Disorders

30 Drugs for Pain, Inflammation, and Arthritic Disorders

SECTION VI ENDOCRINE PHARMACOLOGY

31 Hypothalamic and Pituitary Drugs

32 Thyroid Drugs

33 Adrenal Steroids and Related Drugs

34 Drugs Affecting Fertility and Reproduction

35 Drugs for Diabetes Mellitus

36 Drugs Affecting Calcium and Bone

SECTION VII CHEMOTHERAPY

37 Principles of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

38 Inhibitors of Bacterial Cell Wall Synthesis

39 Inhibitors of Bacterial Protein Synthesis

40 Quinolones, Antifolate Drugs, and Other Antimicrobial Agents

41 Antimycobacterial Drugs

42 Antifungal Drugs

43 Antiviral Drugs

44 Antiparasitic Drugs

45 Antineoplastic and Immunomodulating Drugs

Index