Chapter 3 Pharamacolgy Terms and Procedures 1-10

The study of drugs is called
Pharmacology

Which of the following refers to the study of charcteristics of natural drugs and their sources
Pharmacognosy

The study of what drugs do to the body is called
pharmacodynanics

What the body does to a drug is a called
pharmacokinetics

Which of the following is the study of how drugs are used to treat disease
pharmacotherpeutics

Which of the following is the study of poisons or the poisonous effects of drugs?
toxicology

which of the following are examples of plant- derived drugs?
digitoxin and quinnine

Which of the following are drugs derived from animal substance?
thyroid hormone and insulin

Which drug is derived from a mineral source?
Postassium chloride

Which of the followig drugs are made from bacteria and fungi
cephalosporins and penicillins