NEET MDS - How to Prepare For Pharmacology?
Pharmacology is among the most challenging subjects owing to its extensive syllabus and high-flown language. The terms and jargon are such that it requires repeated revision for the topic to be on ones finger-tips. Some topics are so similar that the students end up confusing one topic with other. It also requires a lot of cramming for effective memorization of topics. Apart from this, students also find a tough time learning the names of numerous drugs. Thus, it is pertinent for students to pick out important topics and study them thoroughly.
Given below are the list of Questions MERITERS experts will answer that are essential for an effective and efficient preparation:
- What is the subject wise Weightage?
- Which Books to refer?
- How much Time should be allocated to the subject?
- How much Time should be allocated to each Topic?
- How many times should the subject be Revised?
- What is the Ideal time to Start the subject?
- What are the Important Topics for NEET MDS?
- Types of Questions asked?
What is the subject wise Weightage?
14-19/240 Questions (7%)
Standard books to refer:
How much Time should be allocated for the Subject?
- Theory reading 5 Days
- MCQ Practice- 30-35 Days
How much Time should be allocated to each Topic?
- Theory reading 3-4 Hours
- MCQ Practice- 8-10 Hours
How many Times should the subject be Revised?
- 6-10 times revision is required
What is the Ideal time to Start the subject?
- Mid way in the preparation
- After completing 7-10 subjects
Experts at MERITERS MDSPrep have come up with a list of important topics to read for the examination after analyzing the recent trends of NEET MDS. The most important topics to study are:
Pharmacology - Important Topics
|UNIT||MOST IMPORTANT TOPICS|
Mechanism of drugs action and Drug resistance
Drugs Inhibiting Cell wall synthesis
Drugs inhibiting Protein synthesis
Antimetabolites, FQ and Miscellaneous
Anti Malarial drugs
|A.N.S, Blood and Endocrinal drugs||
Pituitary and Hypothalamus
Gonadal Hormones and Contraceptives
|NSAIDs and other CNS drugs||Sedative hypnotics
Opioides and Drug Addiction
Rheumatoid Arthritis and Gout
|Local And General Anesthetics||Local Anaesthesia
Skeletal Muscle Relaxation
|Drugs acting on CVS, GIT And Respiratory system||Treatment of Chronic Heart Failure
Angina and MI
Peptic Ulcer Disease
Antiemetic and GERD
What Type of Questions were asked in NEET?
- Case Based
- Fact Based (Memory)
- Concept based
- Numerical/Value Based
2. Image based questions
3. True or false type questions
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We hope this blog will assist you in preparing this subject meticulously for MDS entrance exams.
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Updated Feb 07, 2021.