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Essentials of Pharmacology

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  • Lessons 24
  • Quizzes 1
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Essentials of Pharmacology

Length of Course: 6 hours 39 minutes

 

 

RNCP/ROHP Qualifying program

Important Notice:
This Course is one of 20 included
RNCP/ROHP Qualifying program

This seminar educates healthcare professionals on the use of commonly prescribed medications and compares the action and efficacy of these drugs to specific nutritional supplements in regards to the mechanism of action, adverse side effects, clinical efficacy, and contra-indications. Many practitioners are aware that nutrition, exercise, and targeted supplementation interventions may, in some cases, reduce or eliminate a client’s requirement for certain medications, or act as complementary agents to enhance the management of the client outcomes. This program provides an evidence-based review of this subject comparing drugs and supplements that are effective agents in the management of common health conditions.  DC’s and other health practitioners routinely ask clients about their present use of prescription and over-the-counter medications during the intake exam and thus, clients expect them to know how drugs influence the physiology of the

DC’s and other health practitioners routinely ask clients about their present use of prescription and over-the-counter medications during the intake exam and thus, clients expect them to know how drugs influence the physiology of the body or may interact with various supplements, dietary practices, adaptations to exercise and/or hands-on treatment.

Topics Covered and Hourly Breakdown Of Course: 

Hour 1:

Antihypertensive Agents (Diuretics, Beta-Blockers, Calcium Channel Blockers, ACE-inhibitors, ARB’s)

Hour 2:

Hypercholesterolemic and Hyperlipidemic Agents (Stains, Bile Acid Sequestrants, Fibric Acid derivatives, Niacin)

Hour 3:

  • Anti-coagulants
  • Angina Management
  • Congestive Heart Failure Management
  • Analgesics And Sedatives, Including Headache and Migraine Management

Hour 4:

  • Muscle Relaxants
  • Anti-Anxiety and Sleep Aids
  • Menopause, PMS Management

Hour 5:

  • Erectile Dysfunction Agents
  • Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Managment
  • Gastro-Intestinal Conditions: Antacids, H2 Antagonists, Proton Pump Inhibitors, Laxatives

Hour 6:

  • Anti-depressants
  • Hypothyroidism and Hyperthyroidism Management
  • Antibiotics, Anti-fungal, Anti-viral Agents (Common infections, acne, rosacea herpetic lesions, cankers etc)

Hour 7:

  • Asthma Management And Antihistamines
  • Osteoporosis Managment
  • Parkinson’s disease Management
  • Dementia, Alzheimer’s disease Management

Hour 8:

  • Gout Management
  • Oral Contraceptives
  • Anti-convulsant/Anti-epileptic Agents
  • Key Drug-Nutrient Interactions

Learning Objectives:

  1. The student will have a solid, scientific understanding of how the all the major classes of drugs work in the body.
  2. The student will have the skills to identify common and highly relevant adverse drug side effects.
  3. The student will have the skills to use diet and supplementation interventions, in conjunction with the patient’s medication program, to enhance clinical outcomes and guard against important drug-nutrient interactions.
  • Essentials of Pharmacology Course Notes & Required Reading

  • lesson
    Essentials of Pharmacology Course Notes (Lecture Slides)
    30 minutes
  • lesson
    Essentials Of Pharmacology / Antibiotic Resistance
    30 minutes
  • lesson
    Essentials of Pharmacology / Opioid Crisis
    30 minutes
  • lesson
    Essentials of Pharmacology / LDL Charts
    30 minutes
  • lesson
    Essentials of Pharmacology / Total Cholesterol Chart / Men
    30 minutes
  • lesson
    Essential of Pharmacology / Total Cholesterol / Women
    30 minutes
  • lesson
    Essentials of Pharmacology / Statin Drugs Study
    30 minutes
  • lesson
    Essential of Pharmacology / Statin Drugs
    30 minutes
  • lesson
    Essential Pharmacology / Statin Rhabdomyolysis
    30 minutes
  • Essential of Pharmacology Lessons

  • lesson
    Essentials of Pharmacology / Slides 1 to 22
    33 minutes
  • lesson
    Essentials of Pharmacology / Slides 23 to 41
    25 minutes
  • lesson
    Essentials of Pharmacology / Slides 42 to 58
    19 minutes
  • lesson
    Essentials of Pharmacology / Slides 59 to 72
    33 minutes
  • lesson
    Essentials of Pharmacology / Slides 73 to 115
    41 minutes
  • lesson
    Essentials of Pharmacology / Slides 116 to 151
    29 minutes
  • lesson
    Essential of Pharmacology / Slides 152 to 174
    24 minutes
  • lesson
    Essentials of Pharmacology / Slides 175 to 210
    37 minutes
  • lesson
    Essentials of Pharmacology / Slides 211 to 237
    22 minutes
  • lesson
    Essentials of Pharmacology / Slides 238 to 266
    26 minutes
  • lesson
    Essentials of Pharmacology / Slides 267 to 288
    28 minutes
  • lesson
    Essentials of Pharmacology / Slides 289 to 317
    19 minutes
  • lesson
    Essentials of Pharmacology / Slides 318 to 333
    18 minutes
  • lesson
    Essentials of Pharmacology / Slides 334 to 362
    34 minutes
  • lesson
    Essentials of Pharmacology / Slides 363 to 367
    11 minutes
  • quiz
    Essentials of Pharmacology for Complementary Health Practitioners
    84 questions
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Dr. James Meschino

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