Pharmacy Technician Certificate PMT 113 Pharmacy Practice for Pharmacy Technicians III - BHCC

This course provides the student with a basic introduction to the pharmacology of drugs in common use. The course will be taught by examining body systems, e.g. gastrointestinal, and will include discussion of the drugs commonly used in treating diseases affecting the system. Drugs will be discussed by grouping them into general classes and with important differences among group members being highlighted. The dosage, routes of administration, generic and trade names, common adverse reactions and important drug interactions will be emphasized. Calculation of patient dosage and patient days-supply will be used stressed when appropriate.
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Bunker Hill Community College
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Health Care and Social Assistance (62)
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations (29-0000)

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Instructional Program:
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (51)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Certificate
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
Interactivity Type:
Mix of Active and Presentation.
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  • Other
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