Veterinary Pharmacology

Subject ID Classroom Hours Lab Hours Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours Credit Hours
VET
215
3
0
0
3
Prerequisite:

CHM 130 and CHM 130A, or CHM 151, VET 125

Corequisite:

VET 213

This course introduces drugs and other substances utilized in veterinary medicine. Emphasis is placed on drug classification and methods of action, administration, effects and side effects, storing and handling of drugs and dosage calculations. Upon completion, students should be able to properly calculate and administer medications, recognize adverse reactions, and maintain pharmaceutical inventory and administration records.