Pharmacology

Pharmacology is the branch of medicine and pharmaceutical sciences that is concerned with the study of drug or medication action, and in which a drug can be broadly or narrowly defined as any man-made, natural, or endogenous molecule which exerts a biochemical or physiological effect on the cell, tissue, organ, or organism.

References


  1. https://www.sgu.edu/blog/medical/ultimate-list-of-medical-specialties/
  2. Definitions adapted from Wikipedia and Google dictionary