Pharmaceuticals

            The Pharmaceutical industry is an industry in medicine that discovers, develops, produces, and markets Pharmaceuticals drugs for use as medications to be administered to patients, with the aim to cure and prevent diseases, or alleviate symptoms.

          This drugs are generally classified by chemical group, by the way they work in the body (pharmacological effect), and by therapeutic use.

         Alkaloids were the first pure pharmaceuticals derived from natural substances (plants); they include quinine, nicotine, cocaine, atropine, and morphine

            Drugs of animal origin include glandular extracts containing hormones, such as insulin for use in treating diabetes.

         Among the earliest modern pharmaceuticals were the anestheticsmorphine was first used in about 1804, ether in 1842, chloroform in 1847, and cocaine in 1860.

Other substances isolated in the 19th century

        included strychnine (1817), quinine (1820), and nicotine (1828). Joseph Lister first used phenol (carbolic acid) to prevent infection in 1865.

         Pharmaceutical, substance used in the diagnosistreatment, or prevention of disease and for restoring, correcting, or modifying organic functions.

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