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Course, academic year 2020/2021
Fundamentals of Chemistry of Pharmaceuticals - S110020
Title: Fundamentals of Chemistry of Pharmaceuticals
Guaranteed by: Department of Organic Chemistry (110)
Actual: from 2016
Semester: summer
Points: summer s.:5
E-Credits: summer s.:5
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:3/0 Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
For type:  
Guarantor: Hampl František doc. Ing. CSc.
Holakovský Roman Mgr. Ph.D.
Kundrát Ondřej Ing. Ph.D.
Last update: Hampl František doc. Ing. CSc. (29.01.2013)

R. Vardanyan, V. Hruby: Synthesis of Essential Drugs. Elsevier 2006. ISBN-13: 978-0-444-52166-8. ISBN-10: 0-444-52166-8.

G. L. Patrick: An Introduction to Medicinal Chemistry, 3rd Ed. Oxford University Press 2005. ISBN: 0-19-927500-9.

Both books are available at ICT Prague in the Central Library.

Syllabus - Czech
Last update: Kundrát Ondřej Ing. Ph.D. (15.02.2018)

1. Introduction. Basic terms and definitions

2. Mutual drug and organism interactions. Basic terms in pharmacology

3. Drug design methods. Registration of drugs. Good manufacturing practice

4. Analgesics, antipyretics, anti-inflammatory agents

5. Central nervous system drugs: anaesthetics, sedatives, hypnotics

6. Central nervous system drugs: psychiatric drugs

7. Autonomous nervous system drugs: sympathomimetics and sympatholytics

8. Autonomous nervous systemdrugs: parasympathomimetics and parasympatholytics

9. Local anaesthetics and relaxants

10. Antihistamines and antiallergics. Antitussives and expectorants

11. Cardiovascular system drugs

12. Digestive tract therapeutic agents

13. Antiinfective agents

14. Chemotherapy of cancer

Entry requirements
Last update: Hampl František doc. Ing. CSc. (29.01.2013)

The students are expected to be skilled in organic chemistry at the level corresponding to a textbook J. McMurry: Organic Chemistry, 5th or any later edition (or any equivalent textbook). The competence to attend the course will be tested by an entry test; minimum acceptable score: 50 per cent.