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DIS 451Pharmacology1+0+0ECTS:2
Year / SemesterFall Semester
Level of CourseSecond Cycle
Status Compulsory
Prerequisites and co-requisitesNone
Mode of DeliveryFace to face
Contact Hours14 weeks - 1 hour of lectures per week
LecturerProf. Dr. Nuri İhsan KALYONCU
Co-LecturerProf. Dr. Ersin YARIŞ, Prof. Dr. Nuri İhsan KALYONCU, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sabri Murat KESİM.
Language of instructionTurkish
Professional practise ( internship ) None
The aim of the course:
Factors modifying drug effect, poisoning, drug abuse, prescribing, giving information on the drugs used in systemic diseases.
Learning OutcomesCTPOTOA
Upon successful completion of the course, the students will be able to :
LO - 1 : to describe and comment on the factors that influence drug action. 1,2,71,
LO - 2 : to comment general principles of acute poisoning therapy 1,2,71
LO - 3 : to describe and comment on the local and general anesthetics 1,2,71
LO - 4 : to obtain information on the drug addiction and drug addiction therapy 1,2,71
LO - 5 : to aware on the indications and advers effects of mineralocorticosteroids and glucocorticosteroids in clinical use 1,2,71,
CTPO : Contribution to programme outcomes, TOA :Type of assessment (1: written exam, 2: Oral exam, 3: Homework assignment, 4: Laboratory exercise/exam, 5: Seminar / presentation, 6: Term paper), LO : Learning Outcome

Contents of the Course
Factors Altering Drug Effects, Drug Toxicity, General Principles for the Treatment of Acute Poisoning, local anesthetics, Autacoids amine structure, Corticosteroids, glucocorticosteroids, general anesthetics and premedication, Drug Addiction, Nerve-Muscle Junction effective drugs, antiseptics, disinfectants, Antimicrobial Drug Interactions, Narcotic Analgesics, antidepressants, hypnosedatives and Anxiety Medications used in the Treatment, Prescription Printing, Preparations, Drug Use in Special Situations, analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antipyretics and Gout Treatment
Course Syllabus
 WeekSubjectRelated Notes / Files
 Week 1Anticoagulant drugs
 Week 2hemostatic drugs
 Week 3The drugs used in the treatment of bronchial asthma
 Week 4The drugs used in the treatment of peptic ulcer
 Week 5The drugs used in the treatment of peptic ulcer
 Week 6Neuromuscular junction effective drugs
 Week 7Neuromuscular junction effective drugs
 Week 8Introduction to the pharmacology of the endocrine system
 Week 9Pituitary and hypothalamic hormones
 Week 10Drugs affecting calcium-phosphate metabolism
 Week 11Insulin and oral antidiabetic drugs
 Week 12corticosteroids
 Week 13ACTH
 Week 14prescribing
 Week 15mid-term exam
Textbook / Material
Recommended Reading
Method of Assessment
Type of assessmentWeek NoDate

Duration (hours)Weight (%)
Mid-term exam 15 21/12/2023 1 50
End-of-term exam 17 08/01/2024 1 50
Student Work Load and its Distribution
Type of workDuration (hours pw)

No of weeks / Number of activity

Hours in total per term
Yüz yüze eğitim 1 14 14
Sınıf dışı çalışma 4 14 56
Arasınav için hazırlık 1 14 14
Arasınav 1 1 1
Dönem sonu sınavı için hazırlık 1 14 14
Dönem sonu sınavı 1 1 1
Total work load100