Module Code Number

VFR 629

Number of ECTS Credits


Hours / Week (T P C)

3 0 3

Module Lecturer

All lecturer at department of Pharmacology and Toxicology

Year / Term


Type of Course

(Compulsory / Elective)


Pre requisites / Recommended


Module Contents

General informations about vitamins

Vitamin sources

Vitamin deficiency

Vitamin poisoning

Classification of vitamins

Lipid solubility vitamins (vitamins A, D, E and K),

Water solubility vitamins (vitamin C, Tiamin, Riboflavin, Pyridoxin, Niasin, Pantotenic Acit, Biotin.)

Aims and Objectives of the module

The aim of this lesson is to obtain information about general informations concerned with vitamins, lipid-solubility vitamins and water-solubility vitamins.

Method of assessment

Especial interview, lecture Typee lesson, group seminars, theoretical expression.

Teaching Language


Textbook /

Recommended readings

1. Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Adams H.R.

2. Medical Toxicology, Ellenhorn and Barceloux

3. The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, Goodman and Gilman

4. Basic and Clinical Pharmacology, Katzung, B. G.

5. Reviews of Toxicology, Ware, G. W.

6.  Veterinary Applied Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Brander, G.C.

7. Veterinary Uygulamalı Farmakoloji, Kaya, S.

8. Veterinary Uygulamalı Toksikoloji, Kaya, S.