Veterinary Pharmacology is the study of the mechanisms by which drugs alter physiological, biochemical and cellular activities in living organisms. Veterinary Toxicology is focused on understanding how chemical agent’s produces toxicity in living organisms. The Department of Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology was established in the year 2003 along with the inception of the college. Ever since its inception the department is active in teaching, research and extension activities. The Department is engaged in undergraduate teaching programme abiding by latest VCI curriculum. Further, the department is involved to do some research work and drug trial studies in collaboration with pharmaceutical and ayurvedic drug companies.
A. Theory (Credit Hours: 4 + 1)
|Sr. No.||Units||Course Title|
|2||Unit-2||:||Drugs acting on Autonomic Nervous System|
|3||Unit-3||:||Drugs acting on Central Nervous System|
|4||Unit-4||:||Drugs acting on Different Body Systems|
|Sr. No.||Unit||Course Title|
|1||Unit 1||:||General Pharmacology|
|2||Unit 2||:||ANS Pharmacology|
The Department has excellent laboratory facilities and adequate infrastructure to cater to the needs of both undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and research. The Department has three laboratories set up as per MSVE 2016 for UG teachings viz. Experimental Pharmacology Lab, Pharmacy Lab, Toxicology and Chemotherapy Lab.
B. Extension material such as leaflets and folders has been prepared for distribution among the Livestock farmers.