by Pravin Shukle, MD

Learning toxicology has never been this easy!

Toxicology is an extremely exam-relevant area of pharmacology. What are toxic substances, and how does a physician manage poisonings?

Dr. Pravin Shukle will guide you through the pharmacological topics, teach you how to handle these kinds of questions and help you to pass your USMLE. Among other topics, you will learn everything about drugs of abuse, such as alcohol, nicotine, or amphetamines. Your instructor will also address the following topics:

  • Sedative/hypnotic drugs
  • Hallucinogens and inhalants
  • Toxic substances
  • Pesticides

The download material, which includes presentation slides and related articles, will help you to dig deeper into each topic. Furthermore, the quiz questions will allow you to test your learning progress and get the best USMLE preparation possible.

Learn pharmacology and toxicology online now—with Dr. Pravin Shukle and Lecturio!

Course Details

  • Videos 21
  • Duration 2:19 h
  • Quiz questions 64
  • Articles 5


Your Educators of course Toxicology

 Pravin Shukle, MD

Pravin Shukle, MD

Dr. Shukle is a board certified specialist in internal medicine. He runs one of the largest specialty practices in Ontario, Canada. His area of interest is the stroke and heart attack reduction in high risk patients.

He owns and runs a full functioning cardiac and diabetes suite that includes diagnostics, diet counseling, exercise counseling, and lifestyle support for patients with diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and arrhythmia. He is one of Canada’s most popular speakers. He performs over 150 special lectures across the nation each year with various audiences ranging from the general public, to nurses, to physicians, to medical specialists. His lectures are engaging, funny, and informative. In 2016, Dr. Shukle will be conducting a TED talk on using DNA as a memory storage medium.

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Precise required information
By Meghana A. on 10. June 2021 for Toxicology

Precise required information and it is very simple and understanding

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By Cruz Manuel Á. on 22. January 2021 for Hallucinogens: Psychodelics, Dissociatives and Deliriants – Drugs of Abuse

It is not updated. How can you left it like that?

Tips for Downtown Clinic
By Nahed A. on 23. April 2020 for Toxicology

Interesting and enjoyable ! I would suggest practical model how to calculate the doses of methadone to taper the cocaine withdrawal effect !

herbicides & pesticides - excellent review
By patricia f. on 05. January 2020 for Asbestos, PCB's, Herbicides & Pesticides – Toxic Substances

very good, I liked the professionalism of Dr. Shukle and the key points delivered. high yield for memorization and text applications