This is the branch of pharmacology which deals with the biochemical and physiological effect of drugs and their mechanism of action.
-Ref: Goodman & Gilman’s, 11th/Page:22
It is a branch of pharmacology which deals with the scientific study of drugs in human for the safe and effective use of drugs.
“Medical Pharmacology (Therapeutics) is defined as the science of substances used to prevent, diagnose and treat diseases.”
-Ref: Katzung, 11th/Page:01
“Pharmacology can be defined as the study of substances that interact with living systems through chemical processes, especially by binding to regulatory molecules and activating or inhabiting normal body processes.”
-Ref: Katzung, 11th /Page:01