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330114 VO Food-Drug-Interaction (2020W)


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


Language: German

Examination dates


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

classroom teaching
Changeover to online teaching, if in case of Covid-19 additional precaution has to be taken.
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Friday 02.10. 08:45 - 11:15 Digital
Seminarraum 2E560 Ernährungswissenschaften UZA II
Friday 09.10. 08:45 - 11:15 Digital
Friday 16.10. 08:45 - 11:15 Digital
Friday 23.10. 08:45 - 11:15 Digital
Friday 06.11. 08:45 - 11:15 Digital
Friday 13.11. 08:45 - 11:15 Digital
Friday 20.11. 08:45 - 11:15 Digital
Friday 27.11. 08:45 - 11:15 Digital


Aims, contents and method of the course

Approx. 12% of drugs may interact with food and can cause unwanted side effects.
Basic knowledge about interactions which are relevant in daily life will be presented in the lecture.

Pharmacological basics
Essential mechanisms of interactions
Effects of food on absorption of drugs
Effects of food on metabolism of drugs
Effects of food on excretion of drugs
Effects of food components of activity of drugs
Effects of drugs on nutrient supply and nutrient efficacy
Effect of drugs on regulation of hunger and satiety

Assessment and permitted materials

written exam
multiple choice and open questions
60 minutes

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

90-100%: very good (1)
80-89%: good (2)
70-79%: satisfactory (3)
60-69%: sufficient (4)
<60%: failed (5)

Examination topics

see working documents in moddle

Reading list

Association in the course directory

Last modified: Th 19.08.2021 21:48