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Pharmacology of drugs acting on central nervous system (unit:- 5) Hand written notes


Pharmacology of drugs acting on central nervous system ( Pharmacology 1, unit:- 5 notes pdf)
a. Psychopharmacological agents: Antipsychotics, antidepressants, anti-anxiety agents, anti-manics and hallucinogens.
b. Drugs used in Parkinsons disease and Alzheimer’s disease.
c. CNS stimulants and nootropics.
d. Opioid analgesics and antagonists
e. Drug addiction, drug abuse, tolerance and dependence.

IMP Questions list

Unit:- 5

1). Classify drugs used in Parkinsonism. Explain why Carbidopa is used in combination with Levodopa
2). Classify antipsychotic agent and write a note on atypical antipsychotic agents.
3). Classify anti-parkinsonian drugs. Describe pharmacology of levodopa combination with carbidopa.
4). Classify anti-depressants. Write a note on SSRIs.
5). What is Epilepsy? Discuss classification of Anti-epileptic drugs.
5). Write down short note on Anti-Parkinson agents.
6). Write down causes and treatments Alzheimer’s disease.
7). Explain drug abuse and drug addiction in details.
8). Classify types of epilepsy. Describe phenytoin in detail.
9). Elaborate following terms with examples a) drug addiction and b) drug dependence.
10). Describe pharmacology of opioid analgesics.
11). Write a note on CNS stimulant agents.

  • Subject:- pharmacology 1
  • Course:- B.pharm (pharmacy),
  • Semester:- 4th sem , sem :- 4