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OB Pharmacology

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Wednesday, April 23; 9am - 6pm

Pharmacology for Midwives offers learners basic principles of pharmacology, pharmacokinetics, and pharmacodynamics in the childbearing year. The regulation of the U.S. Pharmacopeia is discussed, with review of the FDA and federal agencies that oversee research and make recommendations for women and pregnancy. We will review the drugs commonly used by and available to CPMs, including mechanisms of action, safety, indications and contraindications for each. We will also discuss procurement, storage, transfer, and disposal of medications; community standards, national and international competencies; emergency management and communication.


  • Fetal Development, Drugs and Teratogens
  • FDA Drug Categories and Pregnancy, Lactation, Reproductive Labeling
  • Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics
  • Emergency Situations
  • Practice Guidelines & Protocols

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