Textile Pharmaceutical Sciences
Pharmacognosy & Phytochemistry – Chemistry, tests, isolation,
characterization and estimation of phytopharmaceuticals belonging to the group
of Alkaloids, Glycosides, Terpenoids, Steroids, Bioflavanoids, Purines, Guggul
lipids. Pharmacognosy of crude drugs that contain the above constituents.
Standardization of raw materials and herbal products. WHO guidelines.
Quantitative microscopy including modern techniques used for evaluation.
Biotechnological principles and techniques for plant development, Tissue
pharmacological principles including Toxicology. Drug interaction. Pharmacology
of drugs acting on Central nervous system, Cardiovascular system, Autonomic
nervous system, Gastro intestinal system and Respiratory system. Pharmacology of
Autocoids, Hormones, Hormone antagonists, chemotherapeutic agents including
anticancer drugs. Bioassays, Immuno Pharmacology. Drugs acting on the blood
& blood forming organs. Drugs acting on the renal system.
Medicinal Chemistry: Structure,
nomenclature, classification, synthesis, SAR and metabolism of the following
category of drugs, which are official in Indian Pharmacopoeia and British
Pharmacopoeia. Introduction to drug design. Stereochemistry of drug molecules.
Hypnotics and Sedatives, Analgesics, NSAIDS, Neuroleptics, Antidepressants,
Anxiolytics, Anticonvulsants, Antihistaminics, Local Anaesthetics, Cardio
Vascular drugs – Antianginal agents Vasodilators, Adrenergic & Cholinergic
drugs, Cardiotonic agents, Diuretics, Antijypertensive drugs, Hypoglycemic
agents, Antilipedmic agents, Coagulants, Anticoagulants, Antiplatelet agents.
Chemotherapeutic agents – Antibiotics, Antibacterials, Sulphadrugs.
Antiproliozoal drugs, Antiviral, Antitubercular, Antimalarial, Anticancer,
Antiamoebic drugs. Diagnostic agents. Preparation and storage and uses of
official Radiopharmaceuticals, Vitamins and Hormones. Eicosonoids and their
Pharmaceutics : Development,
manufacturing standards Q.C. limits, labeling, as per the pharmacopoeal
requirements. Storage of different dosage forms and new drug delivery systems.
Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics and their importance in formulation.
Formulation and preparation of cosmetics – lipstick, shampoo, creams, nail
preparations and dentifrices. Pharmaceutical calculations.
Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence: Drugs
and cosmetics Act and rules with respect to manufacture, sales and storage.
Pharmacy Act. Pharmaceutical ethics.
Principles, instrumentation and applications of the following: Absorption
spectroscopy (UV, visible & IR). Fluorimetry, Flame photometry,
Potentiometry. Conductometry and Plarography. Pharmacopoeial assays. Principles
of NMR, ESR, Mass spectroscopy. X-ray diffraction analysis and different
role of hormones, Vitamins, Enzymes, Nucleic acids, Bioenergetics. General
principles of immunology. Immunological. Metabolism of carbohydrate, lipids,
proteins. Methods to determine, kidney & liver function. Lipid profiles.
Microbiology : Principles
and methods of microbio0logical assays of the Pharmacopoeia. Methods of
preparation of official sera and vaccines. Serological and diagnostics tests.
Applications of microorganisms in Bio Conversions and in Pharmaceutical
Clinical Pharmacy : Therapeutic
Drug Monitoring Dosage regimen in Pregnancy and Lactation, Pediatrics and
Geriatrics. Renal and hepatic impairment. Drug – Drug interactions and Drug
– food interactions, Adverse Drug reactions. Medication History, interview and