entails the study of the consequences of toxic
exposure to pharmaceutical drugs
and agents in the health care
field. The field of pharmacotoxicology also involves the treatment and prevention of pharmaceuticallly induced side effects
Information gleaned from pharmacotoxicology is used in forensics and determination of therapeutic dose adjustment
- PsychRights.org - 'Psychiatric Polypharmacy: A Word of Caution', Leslie Morrison, MS, RN, Esq, Paul B. Duryea, Charis Moore, Alexandra Nathanson-Shinn, Stephen E. Hall, MD, James Meeker, PhD, DABFT, Charles A. Reynolds, PharmD, BCPP, Protection & Advocacy, Inc.