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Example: cocaine, narcotics, opium, depressants.TermDispenseDefinitionto prepare and give outTermGenetic EngineeringDefinitionthe synthesis, alteration, or repair of genetic materialsthrough the application of engineering principles.TermNarcotidsDefinitionproducing sleep or stupor. A narcotic drug is one thatdepresses the central nervous system and, in moderatedosage, relieves pain, and produces sleep. Mostnarcotics are habit-forming.TermPharmacopeiaDefinitionauthorized publication on drug and their preparations.Generally refers to book containing formulas and intothat provides a standard for preparation anddispensation of drugsTermDefinition
PracticionerOne who has met the professional and legalrequirements of a certain occupation or profession.TermPrescribeDefinitionTo order or recommend the use of a drug, diet, or otherform of therapyTermPharmacologyDefinitionthe study of drugs (science, origin, history, source,physical, and chemical properties).TermPharmacodynamicsDefinitionthe study of drugs and their action on living organismsTermPharmacognosyDefinitionThe science of natural drugs and their physical,botanical, and chemical properties.TermPharmacogeneticsDefinitionA new science of personalizing drug treatmentaccording to genetics variation of the individual patient.TermPharmacokineticsDefinitionthe study of the metabolism and action of drug withinthe bodyTermPharmacotherapeuticsDefinitionthe study of drugs and their relationships to thetreatment of diseaseTermToxicityDefinitionThe study of poisonsTermState the five medical uses of drugsDefinitionTherapeutic use, Diagnostic use, Curative use,
Replacement use, and Preventive/Prophylactic useTermState the importance of the Federal Food, Drug, andCosmetic Act.Definitionto control the prescription, administration,dispensation, sale, posession, and manufacturate ofdrugs.Give the three names assigned to a drugTermDrugs prepared from roots, herbs, bark, and otherforms of plant life are amongDefinitionthe earliest known pharmaceuticals and its origin canbe traced back to primitive cultures to evoke magicalpowers and to drive out the evilTermthe pharmacologically active ingredient of thissubstance (curare) facilitate ________, and like many ofthe compounds discovered by primitive groups, it is stillused todayDefinitionmuscle relaxationTermthe dried leaf of the purple foxglove plant is a source of____, which is a ____ used in the treatment ofcongestion heart failure.DefinitiondigitalisTermthe ____plant is a rich source of iodine, a nonmetalicelement.