Pharmaceutical Research and Reviews

  • An Overview On Diabetes

    An Overview On Diabetes R.Ramasubramania raja M.Sekar P.Lathasri, Paula preethi Department of Pharmacognonsy, Narayana Pharmacy college, Nellore, A.P In India more than 62 million diabetic individuals currently diagnosed with the disease. The prevalence of diabetes is more in India and is increasing rapidly. Herbal formulations are preferred due to lesser side effects and low cost. A list of medicinal plants with proven antidiabetic and related beneficial effects of herbal drug used in treatment of diabetes is compiled. Keywords: diabetic, India,…

  • Estimation of Some Phytochemicals in Swietenia macrophylla Leaves

    Estimation of Some Phytochemicals in Swietenia macrophylla Leaves *1Ushie O. A, 2Neji, P. A, 3Muktar, M, 2Ogah, E, 1Longbab, B.D and 1Olumide.V.B 1Department of Chemical Science, Federal University Wukari, Nigeria 2Department of Science Laboratory Technology, Binyaminu Usman Polytechnic, Hadejia. Jigawa State, Nigeria 3Dept of Chemical Sciences, Cross River University of Technology Calabar, Nigeria Extract of the leaf for the detection of the phytochemicals were obtained by soaking 100g of the sample in 250ml ethanol for forty-eight hours with frequent agitation….

  • Utility of Marine Organisms as a Drug Source: the Perspective

    Utility of Marine Organisms as a Drug Source: the Perspective Pt. (Dr.) Kartikay Pandey¹*, Chakra Chalamala² ¹Researcher, “Dr. Pandey’s Laboratories and Research Foundation”, Lucknow, India. ²7150 North Maple Avenue, Fresno CA, 93720, USA. More than 70% of our planet’s surface is covered with sea/salty water. Even the world’s oldest, most revered and holiest texts, the Vedas, term the Ocean as ‘Ratnakar’, or the bestower of immense riches. From pre-historic times the ocean/marine world has been a source of inspiration, awe…

  • Proximate Analysis and Phytochemeical Screening on Root of Cnidoscolus carumbium

    Proximate Analysis and Phytochemeical Screening on Root of Cnidoscolus carumbium *Neji, P. A1, Ushie O. A2, Alobi, N. O3, Neji, H. A4 and Etim, A. N5 1,3& 5Dept of Chemical Sciences, Cross River University of Technology, Calabar Nigeria 2Dept of Chemical Sciences, Federal University, Wukari Nigeria 4Dept of Science Education, University of Calabar, Nigeria The root of Cnidoscolus carumbium was soaked in water for 48 hours and filtered. The residue was oven dried at 800C for 4hrs. Further extraction process…

  • Chemical profiling of Solanum lycopersicum

    Chemical profiling of Solanum lycopersicum Neji, P. A1 *Ushie O. A2, Neji, H. A3 Opara, I. J2 and Ojong, O. O4 1Dept of Chemical Sciences, Cross River University of Technology, Calabar Nigeria 2 Dept of Chemical Science, Federal University, Wukari Nigeria 3 Dept of Science Education, University of Calabar, Calabar 4Dept of Pure and Applied Chemistry, University of Calabar Consumed in diverse ways, including raw, as an ingredient in many dishes, sauces, salads and drinks, tomato is the edible, often…

  • Application of Ratio Derivative Spectrophotometry for Simultaneous Determination of Clonazepam and Paroxetine Hydrochloride in Tablet Dosage Form

    Application of Ratio Derivative Spectrophotometry for Simultaneous Determination of Clonazepam and Paroxetine Hydrochloride in Tablet Dosage Form Jalpa U. Patel*1, Himani Dalwadi2 ,Dr. Purvi Shah3 1Indukaka Ipcowala College of Pharmacy, Beyond GIDC, P.B. No. 53, Vitthal Udyognagar 388 121, Gujarat, India. 2Indukaka Ipcowala College of Pharmacy, Beyond GIDC, P.B. No. 53, Vitthal Udyognagar 388 121, Gujarat, India. 3Anand Pharmacy College,Near town hall,Anand-388001 Ratio derivative spectrophotometric method has been developed for the simultaneous estimation of Clonazepam and Paroxetine hydrochloride in pharmaceutical…

  • Development and Validation of Rp-HPLC Method for Analysis of Raloxifene in Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms

    Development and Validation of Rp-HPLC Method for Analysis of Raloxifene in Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms Venu Manukonda1, Shaheen Sultana2*, Amit Singh3, Maria Khan2, Mohammad Yusuf2, Ibrahim Abdullah Maghrabi2 1RV Northland Institute;2Taif University, Saudi Arabia;3RV Northland Institute The aim of present work was to develop and validate a simple, fast and reliable isocratic HPLC method for determination of raloxifene hydrochloride in pharmaceutical dosage form. Chromatographic Separation was achieved by using Agilent technologies model G4288A. Gradient HPLC-1120 , Compact low pressure binary Gradient…

  • Medicinal plants used to treat the disease of gout –an overview

    Medicinal plants used to treat the disease of gout –an overview R.Ramasubramania raja M.Sekar, P.Lathasri,I.Paula Preethi,M.Suma Bhavana,T.Swathi Department of Pharmacognosy, Narayana Pharmacy College, Nellore, A.P Gout also called as hyper uricemia. Gout is characterized by sudden, severe attacks of pain, redness and tenderness in joints, often the joint at the base of big toe. Gout is a condition that develops when Uric acid is not properly excreted from the blood through urine .Excess uric acid builds up in the body…

  • 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,…