PHG 322 = Pharmacognosy II

322 PHG    عقر 322
Pharmacognosy II
عقاقير 2


Course Description:
The aim of the course is to complete the study of the chemical constituents of drugs containing: Glycosides and Alkaloids. The course will study some narcotic plants and toxic plants, especially those present in the Kingdom, aiming to provide students with information about their identification and treatment of their poisoning.  Examples from marine natural products derived drugs will be discussed. The course will also cover the herb-drug Interaction.  


                                                                          
Textbooks:
1- النباتات السامة في المملكة العربية السعودية تأليف د. جابرالقحطانى وزملائه
مجموعة هاى لوك الاعلامية- 2005.
2- Trease and Evans’ Pharmacognosy. 15th ed. W. B. Saunders Company Ltd. Edinburhg, London, New York, Philadelphia, St Louis, Sydney, Toronto.
3-  N. Fusetani: Drugs from the Sea. 2000 Karger.


 

Course Materials