Posology vs Dosology - What's the difference?

posology | dosology |


As nouns the difference between posology and dosology

is that posology is (pharmacy) the study of the dosages of drugs, especially the determination of appropriate dosages while dosology is posology; the study of dosages of drugs.

posology

English

Noun

(-)
  • (pharmacy) The study of the dosages of drugs, especially the determination of appropriate dosages.
  • dosology

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • posology; the study of dosages of drugs
  • (Ogilvie)
    (Webster 1913)