Pharmacology Basics
Opioid Agonist

Opioid Agonist

July 21, 2020

This basic pharmacology podcast reviews opioid agonist.  Mechanism of action, administration consideration, and tips are given to easily remember the side effects/adverse effects of these drugs. 

Cardiac glycosides

Cardiac glycosides

March 27, 2020

This basic pharmacology podcast reviews the pharmaceutical class of cardiac glycosides. The primary drug of this class is digoxin.

H2 Antagonist

H2 Antagonist

December 8, 2019

This basic pharmacology podcast reviews the pharmaceutical class H2 antagonist. These are antacid/anti-ulcer medications. An example is famotidine-brand name Pepcid.

Antimetabolites-antineoplastic/Immune suppressant

Antimetabolites-antineoplastic/Immune suppressant

November 18, 2019

This basic pharmacology podcast reviews the pharmaceutical class of drugs called antimetabolites. The therapeutic class is anti-neoplastic/immunosuppressant. Uses, side-effects an administration considerations are covered. 

Herbal Supplements- 4 G’s-Garlic, ginger, gingko, ginseng

Herbal Supplements- 4 G’s-Garlic, ginger, gingko, ginseng

November 17, 2019

This podcast reviews the 4 big G herbal supplements-garlic, ginger, gingko, and ginseng. It reviews the benefits and the medication interactions. 

ACE Inhibitors

ACE Inhibitors

December 28, 2018

This podcast reviews the pharmaceutical class ACE inhibitors. The therapeutic class is antihypertensives. Discussion of this medication and memory helps to remember this medication are included. 

Nonbenzodiazepines

Nonbenzodiazepines

December 28, 2018

This basic pharmacology podcast will review the pharmaceutical class nonbenzodiazepines. An example of these medications are zolpidem (Brand name Ambien).

Biguanides  /metformin

Biguanides /metformin

December 28, 2018

This podcast review the pharmaceutical class biguanides and the drug metformin. 

Beta 2 Adrenergic Agonist

Beta 2 Adrenergic Agonist

June 10, 2018

This basic pharmacology podcast reviews the popular Beta 2 Adrenergic agonist drug class. Medications from this class include albuterol, salmeterol, and levoalbuterol. 

Proton Pump Inhibitors/Anti-ulcer Agents II

Proton Pump Inhibitors/Anti-ulcer Agents II

April 3, 2018

This podcast reviews the pharmaceutical class proton pump inhibitors and gives easy to remember mneumonics to help you remeber this popular class of medication.