PHM 522 Pharmaceutical Sciences III: Dosage Forms & Compounding

4.0 Units

This foundational course is the third in a series designed to develop an understanding of the science behind drug dosage forms, delivery and preparation. Materials covered include the selected properties of drug substances that have an impact on the delivery of drugs to the human body, the dosage forms available for drug administration, and the therapeutic effect with respect to physical and chemical properties of drug in solution. This course includes a laboratory component to enhance development of knowledge and skills.

Prerequisites: Successful completion of prior quarter coursework or program permission.