Dental Pharmacology


This course provides basic drug terminology, general principles of drug actions, dosages, routes of administration, adverse reactions, and basic principles of anesthesiology. Emphasis is placed on knowledge of drugs in the overall understanding of patient histories and health status. Upon completion, students should be able to recognize that each patient’s general health or drug usage may require modification of the treatment procedures.

  • Prerequisite:
  • Corequisite:
    BIO-163, BIO-165, or BIO-168
Class Hours 2
Lab Hours
Clinic, Coop, or Shop Hours
Credit Hours 2