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An historical account of pharmacology to the 20th century

by Chauncey Depew Leake

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Published by Thomas in Springfield, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pharmacology -- History.,
  • Drugs -- History.,
  • Pharmacology -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Chauncey D. Leake.
    SeriesAmerican lecture series, publication no. 970. A monograph in the Bannerstone Division of American lectures in pharmacology
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRM41 .L4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 210 p.
    Number of Pages210
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5051724M
    ISBN 100398032777, 0398032785
    LC Control Number74013219

      Throughout the 19th century, news reports and medical journal articles almost always use the plant's formal name, cannabis. Numerous accounts say that "marijuana" came into popular usage in the U.S. in the early 20th century because anti-cannabis factions wanted to underscore the drug's "Mexican-ness.". History of medical cannabis. The history of medicinal cannabis goes back to ancient times. Ancient physicians in many parts of the world mixed cannabis into medicines to treat pain and other ailments. In the 19th century, cannabis was introduced for therapeutic use in Western Medicine.

    The word “pharmacology” was not used in print until the 17 th century; however, as far back as the 4 th century, the word “pharmacum” was used to denote a medicine or drug. In the late s, Walter Harris in his Course of Chymistry adapted this late Latin term to “pharmacologia” (4).   History of Pharmacology The modern era These, and additional advances in the fields of chemistry and physiology, lead to the birth of modern pharmacology in the latter half of the 19 th century. Thus, Materia Medica evolved into the experimental science of pharmacology, which is devoted to understanding the physiological action of these molecules.

    Filed under: Pharmacology -- History -- 20th century. The Eclectic Alkaloids, Resins, Resinoids, Oleo-Resins and Concentrated Principles (), by John Uri Lloyd (PDF at ) Filed under: Pharmacology -- Periodicals. BMC Pharmacology and Toxicology () (full serial archives) BMC Pharmacology () (full serial archives). Answer: The 20th century (s) was a period of impressive scientific discoveries and advancement, including the field of medicine. In addition, it was in the early s that the federal government began to regulate the practice of pharmacy.


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Elliott. Chauncey Leake has spent half a century discovering, applying, and teaching pharmacological information and knowledge. This book contains a combination of his historical and scientific interests, blended with an enthusiasm that will be evident to any : William K.

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The advances made during the twentieth century provide the basis of this textbook, and the ever-growing importance of pharmacology as a discipline. Hopefully, this chapter provided an interesting read and new insight into how the field of pharmacology developed into the discipline it is : Miles Hacker.

Furthermore, he published Outline of Pharmacology in and is regarded as largely responsible for Germany’s preeminence in the pharmaceutical industry prior to World War II. The turn of the century marked the inception of pharmacology as a scientific discipline in the United States.

pharmacodynamics, molecular pharmacology and pharmacokinetics serve to define drug action and predict useful therapies for the future. Pharmacodynamics and Receptors Receptors play a key role in the history of pharmacology particularly during its 20th century history. Whilst we now know the molecular identity of receptors (see section onFile Size: KB.

Psychopharmacology, the development, study, and use of drugs for the modification of behaviour and the alleviation of symptoms, particularly in the treatment of mental of the most striking advances in the treatment of mental illnesses in the middle of the 20th century was the development of the series of pharmacological agents commonly known as tranquilizers (e.g., chlorpromazine.

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