19 episodes

These basic pharmacology podcasts review important pharmacologic classifications nurses should know. Drug use, action, and easy to remember tips for side-effects are reviewed.

Pharmacology Basics Instructor Gwin

    • Science
    • 4.9 • 75 Ratings

These basic pharmacology podcasts review important pharmacologic classifications nurses should know. Drug use, action, and easy to remember tips for side-effects are reviewed.

    Thyroid Replacement Hormone

    Thyroid Replacement Hormone

    This podcast reviews the pharmacology class Thyroid Replacement Hormones. It focuses on the medication levothyroxine. 

    • 3 min
    Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRI's)

    Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRI's)

    The basic pharmacology podcast review the medication class Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors or SSRI's for short. This classification of antidepressants are a first line treatment for depression. 

    • 4 min
    Opioid Agonist

    Opioid Agonist

    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. 

    • 4 min
    Cardiac glycosides

    Cardiac glycosides

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

    • 3 min
    H2 Antagonist

    H2 Antagonist

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

    • 3 min
    Antimetabolites-antineoplastic/Immune suppressant

    Antimetabolites-antineoplastic/Immune suppressant

    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. 

    • 5 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
75 Ratings

75 Ratings

kaliismy#2 ,

Perfect!

Short. Sweet . To the point. I listened to each one over and over… it was a great tool for my pharm work. Thank YOU for taking the time to make these.

Ernie_70 ,

Outstanding

I can only hope she’ll post more soon. These episodes are so perfectly taught!

agb234 ,

So helpful!!!

I listened to all of her episodes several times during nursing school preparing for exams and the NCLEX. I’m now a nurse and I’m listening to it as a review again! I plan on returning to this podcast every time I need a refresher.

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