More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Usually Ships in 2-3 Business Days
Usually Ships in 3-5 Business Days
Starting at $9.06
Questions About This Book?
Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 1st edition with a publication date of 10/21/2009.
What is included with this book?
- The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
- The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to inclue any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
- The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.
LWW's Foundations in Pharmacology for Pharmacy Technicians is the essential resource for pharmacy technician students and practitioners. The most relevant and focused book on the market, it has been developed specifically for pharmacy technician programs and working professionals. Comprehensive yet concise, avoiding fluff or filler, the text is the right depth, the right length, the right choice. Pharmacy technicians who learn their pharmacology with this book will be knowledgeable, confident, and prepared for professional success. The text includes a comprehensive supplement package with an electronic Quiz Bank and full text online. Pharmacy technician program instructors can access PowerPoint presentations, an Image Bank, and a Brownstone Test Generator online at thePoint.
Table of Contents
Preface Chapter 1: FUNDAMENTALS OF PHARMACOLOGY Pharmacology Basics Pharmacokinetics Pharmacodynamics Pharmacotherapeutics Drug Interactions Adverse Drug Reactions Chapter 2: AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM DRUGS Cholinergic Drugs Cholinergic Blocking Drugs Adrenergic Drugs Adrenergic Blocking Drugs Chapter 3: NEUROLOGIC AND NEUROMUSCULAR DRUGS Skeletal Muscle Relaxants Neuromuscular Blocking Drugs Antiparkinsonian Drugs Anticonvulsant Drugs Antimigraine Drugs Chapter 4: DRUGS FOR PAIN, FEVER, AND INFLAMMATION Nonopioid Analgesics, Antipyretics, and Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs Opioid Agonist and Antagonist Drugs Anesthetic Drugs Chapter 5: CARDIOVASCULAR DRUGS The Cardiovascular System Inotropics Antiarrhythmic Drugs Antianginal Drugs Antihypertensive Drugs Diuretic Drugs Antilipemic Drugs Chapter 6: HEMATOLOGIC DRUGS Hematinic Drugs Anticoagulant Drugs Thrombolytic Drugs Chapter 7: RESPIRATORY DRUGS The Respiratory System and Disorders Drugs and the Respiratory System Beta2-Adrenergic Agonists Anticholinergics Corticosteroids Leukotriene Modifiers Mast Cell Stabilizers Methylxanthines Mucolytic and Expectorant Drugs Antitussives Decongestants Chapter 8: GASTROINTESTINAL DRUGS Antiulcer Drugs Adsorbent, Antiflatulent, and Digestive Drugs Antidiarrheal Drugs Laxative Drugs Antiemetic and Emetic Drugs Chapter 9: ANTI-INFECTIVE DRUGS Selecting an Antimicrobial Drug Antibacterial Drugs Antiviral Drugs Antitubercular Drugs Antifungal Drugs Chapter 10: ANTI-INFLAMMATORY, ANTI-ALLERGY, AND IMMUNOSUPPRESSANT DRUGS Antihistamines Leukotriene Receptor Antagonists Mast Cell Stabilizers Miscellaneous Anti-Allergy Agents Corticosteroids Other Immunosuppressants Uricosurics and Other Antigout Drugs Chapter 11: PSYCHOTROPIC DRUGS Sedative and Hypnotic Drugs Antianxiety Drugs Antidepressant and Mood Stabilizer Drugs Antipsychotic Drugs Stimulants Chapter 12: ENDOCRINE DRUGS Antidiabetic Drugs and Glucagon Estrogens Progestins Pituitary Drugs Thyroid and Antithyroid Drugs Chapter 13: DRUGS FOR FLUID AND ELECTROLYTE BALANCE Electrolyte Replacing Drugs Alkalinizing and Acidifying Drugs Chapter 14: ANTINEOPLASTIC DRUGS Alkylating Drugs Appendix: Answers to Quick Quiz Questions Index