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Current status on biological activities of calamus aromaticus (the healing plant): a review

B. Maheswari Reddy1*, B.V.S. Lakshmi1, C.K. Dhanpal2.
1Department of Pharmacology, Malla Reddy College of Pharmacy (Osmania University), Dhulapally, Maisammaguda, Secunderabad-500014, T.S., INDIA.
2Department of Pharmacy, University Institute of Pharmaceutical Technology, Faculty of Engg. & Technology, Annamalai University, Chidambaram, T.N., INDIA.

MINI-REVIEW ARTICLE
Volume 6, Issue 1, Page 46-52.

*Author for correspondence
E-mail: mahi.unaj@gmail.com

ABSTRACT
Calamus aromaticus is the synonym of Acorus Calamus (Sweet flag).It is a perennial, grass-like monocot plant with creeping rhizomes and scented leaves belonging to the family Acoraceae...
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Leishmania-ergosterol pathway: a unique drug target

Abdur Rub1,2.
1Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences, College of Applied Medical Sciences, Majmaah University, Al Majmaah, SAUDI ARABIA.
2Infection and Immunity Lab, Department of Biotechnology, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi-110025, INDIA.

MINI-REVIEW ARTICLE
Volume 6, Issue 1, Page 42-45.

*Author for correspondence
E-mail: arub@jmi.ac.in; a.ahmad@mu.edu.sa

ABSTRACT
Leishmania is an obligate parasite present intracellularly and survives within the host macrophages by invading the host immune system. It causes Leishmaniasis, a global health problem. At the moment it is recognized as endemic in 89 different countries throughout five different continents. There are more than 12 million people who are infected in the world and 350 million who are at the risk of infection...
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A review on curry leaves (Murraya koenigii): versatile multi-potential medicinal plant

B. Maheswari Reddy1*, C.K. Dhanpal2, B.V.S. Lakshmi1.
1Department of Pharmacology, Malla Reddy College of Pharmacy (Osmania University), Dhulapally, Maisammaguda, Secunderabad-500014, T.S., INDIA.
2Department of Pharmacy, University Institute of Pharmaceutical Technology, Faculty of Engg. & Technology, Annamalai University, Chidambaram, T.N., INDIA.

REVIEW ARTICLE
Volume 6, Issue 1, Page 31-41.

*Author for correspondence
E-mail: mahi.unaj@gmail.com

ABSTRACT
Plants have been used in traditional medicine for several thousand years. India is perhaps the largest producer of medicinal herbs and is rightly called the “Botanical garden of the World”. Ayurveda –The Indian traditional system of medicine claims to cure and control various diseases by means of herbal medicines. Murraya kone...
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Medicinal and pharmacological role of traditional Asian Food condiment: Cinnamomum zeylanicum Blume

Mohd Fahad1, Mohd Muazzam khan2, Mohd Tahir1, Mohammad Jameel3, Md Afroz Ahmad2, Mohammad Khushtar2*.
1Department of Pharmacology), Faculty of Pharmacy, Integral University, U.P., INDIA.
2Faculty of Pharmacy, Integral University U.P., INDIA.
3Regional Research Institute of Unani Medicine, CCRUM, Ministry of AYUSH, Govt. of India, Aligarh-202001, U.P., INDIA.

REVIEW ARTICLE
Volume 6, Issue 1, Page 22-30.

*Author for correspondence
E-mail: mohdkhushtar@gmail.com

ABSTRACT
Darchini (Cinnamomum zeylanicum Blume) is an aromatic crop of Sri Lanka and Malabar coasts of India, the integral condiment of the kitchen in Asian traditional dishes and medicine in different cultures and systems...
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A study on quality of life and effect of coenzyme-Q10 in polycystic ovarian syndrome patients

B.V. S. Lakshmi1*, Karuna Bhavani2, M. Sudhakar1, Heena Parveen1.
1Department of Pharmacology, Malla Reddy College of Pharmacy (Osmania University), Dhulapally, Maisammaguda, Secunderabad-500014, T.S., INDIA.
2Department of Gynaecology, Malla Reddy Institute of Medical Sciences, Suraram, Hyderabad, T.S., INDIA.

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE
Volume 6, Issue 1, Page 14-21.

*Author for correspondence
E-mail: adithya.neha@gmail.com

ABSTRACT
Background: Polycystic ovarian syndrome, commonly known as PCOs. It is the most common endocrine disorder in women involving cyst formation on ovaries which eventually affects the hormonal imbalance and is now well evidenced with obesity, insulin resistance, hyperandrogenism, abnormal lipid profile and oxidation stress.
Subjects and methods: This prospective ...
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A prospective observational study on drug induced cutaneous eruptions in a tertiary care hospital

Zaria Nadeem1, Nadira Naveed Aliya1, Tasneem Fatima1, Syeda Sakina Quadri1, Md. Avez Ali1, A. Venkata Krishna2, J.A. Ansari1.
1Department of Pharmacy Practice (PharmD), MESCO College of Pharmacy, (Osmania University), Hyderabad, India.
2Department of Dermatology, Venerology and Leprosy (DVL), Osmania General Hospital (OGH), Afzal Gunj, Hyderabad, India.

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE
Volume 6, Issue 1, Page 8-13.

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E-mail: zarianadeem.2015@gmail.com

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Aims: To study the clinical pattern of drug-induced cutaneous eruptions, associate the causality relationship between the suspected drug and the cutaneous reaction observed, also to assess the severity and the preventability criteria of cutaneous reaction.
Subject & Methodology: A hospital-based Prospective, the O...
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Comparative dose efficacy study of atorvastatin on lipid profile and incidence of adverse effects in dyslipidemic patients

B.V.S. Lakshmi1*, Ram Babu2, M. Sudhakar1, E. Yashita3, B. Varshita3, V. Swapna3, K. Vennela3.
1Department of Pharmacology, Malla Reddy College of Pharmacy (Affiliated to Osmania University), Dhulapally , Secunderabad- 500014, Telangana, INDIA.
2Department of General Medicine, Malla Reddy Institute of Medical Sciences, Suraram, Hyderabad, Telangana, INDIA.
3Department of Pharmacy Practice, Malla Reddy College of Pharmacy (Affiliated to Osmania University), Dhulapally, Secunderabad- 500014, Telangana, INDIA.

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE
Volume 6, Issue 1, Page 1-7.

*Author for correspondence
E-mail: adithya.neha@gmail.com

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Background: Cardiovascular diseases (CVD) are the major cause of morbidity and mortality in our society with Dyslipidemia contributing significantly to atheroscler...
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Need of clinical pharmacists in healthcare centre

Md. Israr Uddin1, Saleh Hamed Rifai1, Md. Atif Ali1, Nasr Jawad Hussain1, Syed Ahmed Hussaini1*, U. Ramchander Rao2, Md Zahid Saif1, J.A. Ansari1.
1Department of Pharmacy Practice (PharmD), MESCO College of Pharmacy, (Osmania University), Hyderabad, INDIA.
2Department of General Medicine, Osmania General Hospital (OGH), Afzal Gunj, Hyderabad, INDIA.

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE
Volume 5, Issue 4, Page 247-253.

*Author for correspondence
E-mail: sah296@gmail.com

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Aim: The main aim of our study was to evaluate and illustrate the need of clinical pharmacist in a tertiary care setup.
Subject and Methods: The data of 112 patients were collected by using prepared forms and was examined to identify any discrepancies within the prescriptions, evaluate the patients’ knowledge on his oral med...
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A prospective observational study on the use of analgesics in a tertiary care hospital

Fouzia Fatima1, Juveria Tasneem1, Sadiya Begum1, Ayesha Sadaf1, Ayesha Zubedi1, Musa Khan2, J.A. Ansari1.
1Department of Pharmacy Practice (PharmD), MESCO College of Pharmacy, (Osmania University), Hyderabad, T.S., India.
2Department of General Medicine, Osmania General Hospital (OGH), Afzal Gunj, Hyderabad, T.S., India.

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE
Volume 5, Issue 4, Page 241-246.

*Author for correspondence
E-mail: juveriatasneem405@gmail.com

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Aims and Objectives: To evaluate drugs used for the management of pain based on assessment scale Pain Assessment and Documentation Tool (PADT) to assess the effectiveness of pain management, compare the pharmacological pain management with WHO pain ladder and check the presence of any possible Adverse drug reaction (Naranjo scale) and drug in...
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Formulation and evaluation of Loratidine solid dispersions by solvent evaporation technique

V. Rajesh Babu1*, V. Mallikarjun2, Syeda Rana Nikhat1.
1Department of Pharmaceutics, MESCO College of Pharmacy, Hyderabad, T.S., INDIA.
2Department of Pharmaceutics, Chaitanya College of Pharmacy Education & research, Hanamkonda, T.S., INDIA.

ORIGINAL RESEARCH ARTICLE
Volume 5, Issue 4, Page 236-240.

*Author for correspondence
E-mail: rajeshbabuvemula@gmail.com

ABSTRACT
Aim: The present investigation was aimed to prepare loratidine solid dispersions by solvent evaporation method using gelucire 44/14 and 50/13 as hydrophilic carriers.
Material and methods: Solid dispersion of loratidine with Gelucire 44/14 and Gelucire 50/13 were prepared using different weight ratios of three different hydrophilic carriers were prepared by the solvent evaporation method...
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