Pharmaceutical Research and Reviews

  • Electrochemical study of methimazole and its direct determination in pharmaceutical preparations and human serum by square wave and differential pulse voltammetry

    Electrochemical study of methimazole and its direct determination in pharmaceutical preparations and human serum by square wave and differential pulse voltammetry Bilal Yilmaz1 , Fatma Bayrakceken Nisanci2* 1Department of Analytical Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Ataturk University, 25240, Erzurum, Turkey; 2Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Ataturk University, 25240, Erzurum, Turkey Two simple and rapid methods were developed for the determination of methimazole in pharmaceutical preparations and human serum by square wave and differential pulse voltammetry. The anodic peak at +0.60…

  • Medicinal plant used in the treatment of dengue fever-an overview

    Medicinal plant used in the treatment of dengue fever-an overview R.Ramasubramania raja, M.Sekar, I.Paula Preethi S.Thanuja,M.Sumabhavana, P.Lathasri, A.C.Nikhila Teja Department of Pharmacognosy, Narayana Pharmacy College, Nellore, A.P Dengue is an infectious diseases, it is caused by virus. It is transmitted by a mosquito of Aedes aegypti. Dengue produced in our body high fever, headache, joint pain and skin rashes. Allopathic system of medicine is not having the potential remedy for dengue fever. In ayurvedic system only cure the dengue fever,…

  • Determination of pantoprazole in pharmaceutical preparations by linear sweep, square wave and differential pulse voltammetric methods

    Determination of pantoprazole in pharmaceutical preparations by linear sweep, square wave and differential pulse voltammetric methods Bilal Yilmaz Department of Analytical Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Ataturk University, 25240, Erzurum, Turkey In this study, simple, fast and reliable cyclic voltammetry (CV), linear sweep voltammetry (LSV), square wave voltammetry (SWV) and differential pulse voltammetry (DPV) methods were developed and validated for determination of pantoprazole in pharmaceutical preparations. The proposed methods were based on electrochemical oxidation of pantoprazole at platinum electrode in acetonitrile…

  • Effect of food supplement constituents Quercetin, Silibinin and Luteolin on oral uptake of protease inhibitor saquinavir: synthetic meets natural

    Effect of food supplement constituents Quercetin, Silibinin and Luteolin on oral uptake of protease inhibitor saquinavir: synthetic meets natural Karan Mittal, Riddhish Patadia, Chintan Vora, Rajashree Mashru* Faculty of Pharmacy, The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Kalabhavan, Vadodara – 390001, Gujarat state, India. Saquinavir is the BCS class IV drug, it is a first protease inhibitor for HIV infection treatment, having poor permeability. The main purpose of this study was to study the effect of natural compounds on its bioavailability….

  • Knowledge and Perceptions of Pharmacy Students about Pharmacovigilance in Oman

    Knowledge and Perceptions of Pharmacy Students about Pharmacovigilance in Oman *1 Sujith Haridass, 2Mohamed Azmi Hassali, 1Noof Ali Salim Al-Shekaili, 2Ahmed Ibrahim Nouri *1School of Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy and Nursing 2School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia , Pulau Penang, 11800, Malaysia Background: In the modern world, patient safety and the safe use of medicines are of a high priority. Huge competition exists among pharmaceutical manufacturers resulting in medicinal products being registered and marketed in many countries simultaneously. Because…