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 DeCS Categories

D27 Chemical Actions and Uses .
D27.505 Pharmacologic Actions .
D27.505.519 Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action .
H01 Natural Science Disciplines .
H01.158 Biological Science Disciplines .
H01.158.703 Pharmacology .
H02 Health Occupations .
H02.628 Pharmacology .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action .
Pharmacological Mechanisms of Action .
Molecular Mechanisms of Action .
Pharmacological activities at the molecular level of DRUGS and other exogenous compounds that are used to treat DISEASES and affect normal BIOCHEMISTRY. .
/pharmacology .
/mechanism of action .
/mode of action .
/pharmacodynamics .
/pharmacologic action .
Used with drugs and exogenously administered chemical substances for their effects on living tissues and organisms. It includes acceleration and inhibition of physiological and biochemical processes and other pharmacologic mechanisms of action. .
Pharmacologic Actions .
Chemical Actions .
Actions, Chemical .
Actions, Pharmacologic .
A broad category of chemical actions and uses that result in the prevention, treatment, cure or diagnosis of disease. Included here are drugs and chemicals that act by altering normal body functions, such as the REPRODUCTIVE CONTROL AGENTS and ANESTHETICS. Effects of chemicals on the environment are also included. .
Pharmacology .
Pharmacologies .
The study of the origin, nature, properties, and actions of drugs and their effects on living organisms. .