Course Description


PHTC 411

Pharmaceutics II

2 lecture hours
1 exercise hours
3 practical hours
7  ECTS credits




The course deals with the Introduction to pharmaceutics and the art of dispensing, study of different types and therapeutic aspects of drug formulations (liquid, solid, semisolid), problems related to sterile dosage forms. Prescription, compounding the prescription, factors affecting dose, incompatibilities. Principles of Good Manufacturing Practice and Good Laboratory Practice. Preparation of major drug dosage forms (ointments, creams, suppositories, powders and granules, capsules and pills, liquid preparations, herbal drug preparations), testing for drug release.


Course Editions

Spring 2017
Spring 2016