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American Journal of Pharmacological Sciences. 2021, 9(2), 46-55
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Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapeutics: Finding New Avenues of Research

Sabitha Vadakedath1, Vikram Godishala2, Tarun Kumar Suvvari3 and Venkataramana Kandi4,

1Department of Biochemistry, Prathima Institute of Medical Sciences, Karimnagar, Telangana, India

2Department of Biotechnology, Ganapthi Degree College, Parakal, Telangana, India

3Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India

4Department of Microbiology, Prathima Institute of Medical Sciences, Karimnagar, Telangana, India

Pub. Date: July 08, 2021

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Sabitha Vadakedath, Vikram Godishala, Tarun Kumar Suvvari and Venkataramana Kandi. Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapeutics: Finding New Avenues of Research. American Journal of Pharmacological Sciences. 2021; 9(2):46-55. doi: 10.12691/ajps-9-2-1


Pharmacology and pharmacotherapeutics assume increased significance in the treatment and management of human diseases. Also, it is evident from the current experiences of the novel Coronavirus pandemic, that specific therapeutic pharmacological agents are essential to successfully treat and manage patients. Having good knowledge of the pathogenesis of various diseases helps us in the direction towards the development of newer and improved pharmacotherapeutic agents. Also essential is to understand the anatomy, physiology, and functions of various organs of the human body like the eye, skin, kidneys, among others. Improved knowledge of the human immune responses to infections, inflammation, poisoning, drug reactions, and the agonistic and antagonistic activities of potential endogenous pharmacological molecules is necessary to discover newer pharmacological agents, improve health, and fight diseases.

pharmacology pharmacotherapeutics treatment management human diseases pathogenesis eye skin kidneys immune responses drug reactions

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