BSFA0321c Pharmacology - practice

Faculty of Medicine
Autumn 2013
Extent and Intensity
0/2. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
doc. MUDr. Regina Demlová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. PharmDr. Jan Juřica, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
MUDr. Jana Pistovčáková, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
MUDr. Jana Nováková, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
doc. PharmDr. Jana Rudá, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
doc. PharmDr. Ondřej Zendulka, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
MUDr. Alena Máchalová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Barbora Říhová, Ph.D. (alternate examiner)
MVDr. Zuzana Babinská, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Jana Kubátová, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Kristýna Nosková, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Gabriela Přibyl Dovrtělová, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Michaela Sabová, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Katarína Tabi, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
PharmDr. Miroslav Turjap, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
doc. MUDr. Regina Demlová, Ph.D.
Department of Pharmacology - Theoretical Departments - Faculty of Medicine
Contact Person: Renata Bláblová
Supplier department: Department of Pharmacology - Theoretical Departments - Faculty of Medicine
Mon 16. 9. to Mon 18. 11. Mon 13:30–14:45 A19/326
Prerequisites (in Czech)
BSBC011p Biochemistry and Hematol lect
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
At the end of the course students will know what the principles of drug prescription are and what information is available in the Pharmacopoea, and how to make calculations of basic pharmacological parameters. They be able to recognize main drug classes and pharmacological profiles of representative drugs from groups of drugs selected in the curriculum.
  • 1. SEMINAR: Drug prescription, basic rules. Prescription of pharmaceutical preparations. Prescription of drugs of abuse and psychotropic drugs. Legislation on drug regulation.
  • 2. SEMINAR: Survey of drug dosage forms and application forms. Drug information sources (SUKL, pharmacopoea, AISLP, EMA).
  • 3. SEMINAR: Research and development of drugs. Clinical drug evaluation. Regitration, pharmacovigilance and advertising on drugs.
  • 4. SEMINAR: Therapeutic drug monitoring. Calculations of the basic pharmacokinetic parameters. Pharmacokinetic case-reports, demonstration of software MW PHARM.
  • 5. SEMINAR: Pharmacology of autonomic nervous system I. Terminology, neurotransmission in autonomic nervous system, adrenergic and cholinergic receptors, agonists and antagonosts.
  • Receptors of parasympathetic system and possibilities of pharmacological intervention.
  • 6. SEMINAR: Pharmacology of autonomic nervous system II. Receptors of sympathetic system and possibilities of pharmacological intervention. Tocolytics and uterotonics.
  • 7. SEMINAR: Pharmacology of allergic states. Histamine, H1-antagonists - antihistamine drugs. Antiasthmatic drugs.
  • 8. SEMINAR: Pharmacology of gastrointestinal system - treatment of peptic ulcer disease, antiemetic drugs, antidiarrhoeal agents, laxatives, spasmolytics, prokinetics.
  • 9. SEMINAR: Sex hormones and their derivatives. Contraceptive drugs. Hormone replacement therapy.
  • 10. SEMINAR: Credit test. Vitamines B, C, A, D, E, K, food supplements - student co-talks. Credits.
  • Martínková, Jiřina. Farmakologie. Pro studenty zdravotnických oborů, Grada Publishing, 2007. 380 s. ISBN 978-80-247-1356-4
  • František, Perlík. Základy farmakologie.Klinická a speciální farmakologie. 1. vyd. Praha: Galén a Univerzita Karlova v Praze (Karolinum), 2005. 190 s. ISBN 80-7262-374-5 (Galén), ISBN 80-246-1139-2 (Karolinum).
  • MACH, Ivan. Doplňky stravy na našem trhu. Vyd. 1. Praha: Svoboda Servis, 2006. 118 s. ISBN 8086320464. info
  • LÜLLMANN, Heinz. Barevný atlas farmakologie. 2., přeprac. a dopl. vyd. Praha: Grada, 2001. 382 s. ISBN 807169973X. info
  • HYNIE, Sixtus. Farmakologie v kostce. 2., přeprac. vyd. V Praze: Triton, 2001. 520 s. ISBN 8072541811. info
  • HYNIE, Sixtus. Farmakologie pro bakalářské studium. 2. přeprac. vyd. Praha: Karolinum, 1996. 272 s. ISBN 8071841846. info
  • HYNIE, Sixtus. Farmakologie pro bakalářské studium. 2. přeprac. vyd. Praha: Karolinum, 1996. s. i-x. ISBN 8071841854. info
  • Výběr z učebnice pro střední zdravotnické školy, Neuwirth, Jiří. Klinická propedeutika. Praha : Avicenum, 1989- k zapůjčení na Farmakologickém ústavu.
  • Vybrané kapitoly z učebnice:
  • Vybrané kapitoly z učebnice:,M1
Teaching methods
In practicals students are provided with a pharmacology teacher presentation with presentations of video-programmes related to the topic stated in curriculum followed by discussion, including specific reports prepared as homework and presented by students. There are also presented video-programmes to demonstrate manufacturing of drug dosage forms, some of them will be manually prepared by students.
Assessment methods
During the studying the student has to prove active knowledge of pharmacology acquired to get the credit. The student has to pass the final written exam - multiple-choice test.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2012, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, Autumn 2017, autumn 2018, autumn 2019, autumn 2020.
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