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Pharmacology is the science that specialized in examining chemical compounds which have therapeutic effect; it also analyzes the interaction of pharmaceutical compounds with cells and living organisms to produce a therapeutic effect by binding to receptor proteins or inhibition of certain enzymes within the body. Pharmacology studies pharmaceutical properties, effects, uses, contraindications, side effects and toxicity. The Section works on the preparation of the student to use medicines rationally, also works on teaching student the optimal choice of medication depending on the condition of each patient.
An essential objective of this department is preparing student with capability of prescribing a medication based on high integrity drugs information as medical doctor will write at least two million prescriptions during his career.
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