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 DeCS Categories

D27 Chemical Actions and Uses .
D27.505 Pharmacologic Actions .
G07 Physiological Phenomena .
G07.690 Pharmacological and Toxicological Phenomena .
G07.690.773 Pharmacological Phenomena .
H01 Natural Science Disciplines .
H01.158 Biological Science Disciplines .
H01.158.703 Pharmacology .
H02 Health Occupations .
H02.628 Pharmacology .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Pharmacology .
Pharmacologies .
The study of the origin, nature, properties, and actions of drugs and their effects on living organisms. .
/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. .
Pharmacological Phenomena .
Pharmacologic Phenomena .
Pharmacologic Phenomenon .
Pharmacologic Process .
Pharmacological Concepts .
Pharmacological Phenomenon .
Concept, Pharmacological .
Concepts, Pharmacological .
Pharmacological Concept .
Phenomena, Pharmacologic .
Phenomena, Pharmacological .
Phenomenon, Pharmacologic .
Phenomenon, Pharmacological .
Process, Pharmacologic .
Processes, Pharmacologic .
Processes, Pharmacological .
Pharmacologic Processes .
Pharmacological Processes .
Interactions that occur between a living organism and chemicals that affect normal or abnormal biochemical function. .
/drug therapy .
/chemother .
/chemotherapy .
/chemotreatment .
/drug treatment .
/medicament therapy .
/medicament treatment .
/medicamentous therapy .
/medicamentous treatment .
/medication therapy .
/medication treatment .
/pharmaceutical treatment .
/pharmacologic therapy .
/pharmacologic treatment .
/pharmacother .
/pharmacotherapy .
/therapy by drugs .
/therapy with drugs .
/therapy with medication .
/therapy with pharmaceuticals .
/treatment with medication .
/treatment with pharmaceuticals .
Used with disease headings for the treatment of disease by the administration of drugs, chemicals, and antibiotics. For diet therapy and radiotherapy, use specific subheadings. Excludes immunotherapy for which "therapy" is used. .