Month: March 2019

Over the Counter Medications: An Assessment of their Safety and Use

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Abstract Over the counter, drug means a drug that is sold without a prescription. The use of over the counter drugs is growing rapidly in India. Therefore,…

Ravi Shankar1, Monika Joshi2, Manish Kumar3

1Sheat College of Pharmacy, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India 2Ashoka Institute of Technology and Management, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India 3M. M. College of Pharmacy, Maharishi Markandeshwar (Deemed to be University), Mullana, Ambala, Haryana, India

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2019.v05i01.05

Assessment of Antimicrobial Use Pattern in Paediatric Intensive care unit in tertiary care hospital Northern India

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Abstract Background:  In India, antimicrobial resistance are getting increase day by day due to misuse of antimicrobial drugs or irrational prescription practice by Clinicians. After implementing so…

Irfanul Haque1*, Suryasnata Das2, Neha Dang3

1Head of Department, Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Jaypee Hospital, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, INDIA. 2Head of Department, Department of Microbiology, Jaypee Hospital, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, INDIA. 3Manager, Department of Quality, Jaypee Hospital, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, INDIA.

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2019.v05i01.04

Analysis of Phosphorus as an Impurity from the Use of Calcium Carbide as an Artificial Ripening Agent in Banana (Musa acuminate)

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Abstract In order to achieve early ripening of fruits, chemicals and ripening agents are used by retailers and farmers. Artificial fruit ripening is illegal but also practiced…

Samuel Kesse, Kofi Oti Boakye-Yiadom, Muhammad Asim Farooq, Md Aquib, Mensura Sied Filli, Wang Bo*

State Key Laboratory of Natural Medicines and Department of Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmacy, China Pharmaceutical University, Nanjing 210009, CHINA

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2019.v05i01.02

Comparative Evaluation of Amodiaquine and Quinine Sulphate Microspheres in the Treatment of Leishmaniasis

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Abstract Leishmaniasis is an infectious protozoan disease caused by the Leishmania parasite and transmitted by the female phlebotomine sand fly. Pentavalent antimicrobials have been the backbones for…

Samuel Kesse, Kofi Oti Boakye-Yiadom, Muhammad Asim Farooq, Md Aquib, Mensura Sied Filli, Wang Bo*

State Key Laboratory of Natural Medicines and Department of Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmacy, China Pharmaceutical University, Nanjing 210009, CHINA

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2019.v05i01.01

Significance of In-Vitro and In-Vivo Correlation in Drug Delivery System

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Abstract The main purpose of development pharmaceutical dosage form is to find out the in vivo and in vitro behavior of dosage form. This challenge is overcome…

Hina Mumtaz1 , Muhammad Asim Farooq2 . Zainab Batool3 , Anam Ahsan4 Ashikujaman Syed5

1College of Pharmacy, Government College University, Faisalabad, Pakistan 2 School of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmaceutics, China Pharmaceutical University, Nanjing, Jiangsu 211198, PR China. 3 Islam medical and dental college, Sialkot, Pakistan. 4College of Animal Science & Veterinary Medicine, Shanxi Agriculture University, Jinzhong, Shanxi, China 5 School of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmaceutics, China Pharmaceutical University, Nanjing, Jiangsu 211198, PR China.

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i04.23

Comparative Study of effectiveness of mobilization with movement (MWM) and End range mobilization (ERM) techniques in frozen shoulder

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Abstract Background: Frozen shoulder is disorder of the connective tissue that limits the normal Range of motion of the shoulder in diabetes, frozen shoulder is thought to be…

Jeyakumar S1, Jagatheesan Alagesan2, T.S.Muthukumar3

1PhD Scholar, Saveetha University, Kuthambakkam, Tamil Nadu, India, 2Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy College of Health Sciences, Gulf Medical University, Ajman, UAE 3Professor, College of Physiotherapy Sri Ramakrishna Institute of Para Medical Sciences, Coimbatore, TN, India

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i04.22

Silk Proteins in Drug Delivery: An Overview

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Abstract Primarily Silk is classified as Mulberry silk (collected from Bombyx mori) and Non-Mulberry silk (collected from sources other than Bombyx mori). Whilst Mulberry silk has gained its importance…

Dishari Dutta, *Chowdhury Mobaswar Hossain, Avijit Biswas

Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Bengal School of Technology (A College of Pharmacy), Chinsurah, Hooghly, West Bengal-712102, INDIA

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i04.21

Medically Important Vector Borne Disease Control-Botanical Plant Extract Trials

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Abstract Mosquitoes are vectors of many pathogens which causes serious human diseases like Malaria, Filariasis, Japanese encephalitis, Dengue fever, Chikungunya, Yellow fever and Zika virus which constitute…

Rakhshan

Department of Biotechnology, Tej Narayan Banaili College, T. M. Bhagalpur University, Bhagalpur-812 007, Bihar, INDIA

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i04.20

Nephrolithiasis (Hisat-E-Kulyah) and Its Management: An Overview

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Abstract Nephrolithiasis is one of the most common health problems that affect approximately 15 % population worldwide and about 2.3% population of India. Most (75% to 80%)…

Dr. Mohammad Asif Khan1 , Dr. Mehjabeen Fatimah2 , Dr. Saiyad Shah Alam3

1PG Scholar, Department of Surgery, NIUM, Bengaluru, INDIA 2Lecturer, Dept. of Surgery, NIUM, Bengaluru, INDIA 3 Professor& HoD, Dept. of Surgery, NIUM, Bengaluru, INDIA

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i03.19

National Survey of Drug Information Centers practice: Pharmacoeconomic System at Ministry of Health Hospitals in Saudi Arabia

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Abstract Objective: To explore the National Survey of Drug Information Centers practice in Saudi Arabia: PharmacoEconomic System at Ministry of Health Hospitals. Methods: It is a cross-sectional four months national…

Yousef Ahmed Alomi1 , Saeed Jamaan Alghamdi2 , Radi Abdullah Alattyh3

1The Past Head of General Manager of General Administration of Pharmaceutical Care and Head, The Past Head of National Clinical pharmacy, and Pharmacy Practice and Pharmacy R & D Administration, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, KSA 2General Administration of Pharmaceutical Care, Ministry of Health, P.O.BOX 100, Riyadh 11392, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 3General Administration of Pharmaceutical Care, Ministry of Health, P.O.BOX 100, Riyadh 11392, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i03.18

National Survey of Drug Information Centers practice: Leadership and Practice management at Ministry of Health Hospital in Saudi Arabia

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Abstract Objective: To explore the National Survey of Drug Information Centers practice in Saudi Arabia:  Leadership and Practice management at Ministry of Health hospital. Method: It is a cross-sectional four…

Yousef Ahmed Alomi1 , Saeed Jamaan Alghamdi2 , Radi Abdullah Alattyh3

1The Past Head of General Manager of General Administration of Pharmaceutical Care and Head, The Past Head of National Clinical pharmacy, and Pharmacy Practice and Pharmacy R & D Administration, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, KSA 2General Administration of Pharmaceutical Care, Ministry of Health, P.O.BOX 100, Riyadh 11392, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 3General Administration of Pharmaceutical Care, Ministry of Health, P.O.BOX 100, Riyadh 11392, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i03.17

Pediatrics’ Total Parenteral Nutrition: Initiative and implementation of standardized formulation in Saudi Arabia

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Abstract The national total parental nutrition program with an emphasis on pediatrics started before several ago at Ministry of health hospitals In Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The…

Yousef Ahmed Alomi1 , Hussam Saad Almalki2 , Aisha Omar Fallatah3 , Awatif Faraj Alshammari4 , Nesreen Al-Shubbar5

1The Past General Manager of General Administration of Pharmaceutical Care and Head, National Clinical pharmacy, and Pharmacy Practice and Pharmacy R & D Administration, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, KSA 2Supervisor of IV Admixture Services, Aleman Hospital, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 3Intravenous Admixture Supervisor, Pharmacy Services, King Salman Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 4TPN Pharmacist, Pharmacy services, Alyamma Hospital, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 5Head, Pharmacy services, King Salman Hospital, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i03.16

Neonatal Total Parenteral Nutrition: Initiative and implementation of standardized formulation in Saudi Arabia

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Abstract The total parental nutrition considered as high alert medications for neonates population and others. Several medications safety institutions and international with national accreditation organization recommended setting…

Yousef Ahmed Alomi1, Hussam Saad Almalki2, Aisha Omar Fallatah3, Awatif Faraj Alshammari4, Malika Alshamari5

1The Past General Manager of General Administration of Pharmaceutical Care and Head, National Clinical pharmacy, and Pharmacy Practice and Pharmacy R & D Administration, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, KSA 2Supervisor of IV Admixture Services, Aleman Hospital, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 3Intravenous Admixture Supervisor, Pharmacy Services, King Salman Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 4TPN Pharmacist, Pharmacy services, Alyamma Hospital, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 5Head, Pharmacy services, Alyamma Hospital, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i03.15

Adult’s Total Parenteral Nutrition: Initiative and Implementation of Standardized Formulation in Saudi Arabia

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Abstract The general administration of pharmaceutical care started potential pharmacy practice program. The program is part of the accreditation professional’s process of national and international regulations. The…

Yousef Ahmed Alomi1 , Hussam Saad Almalki2 , Aisha Omar Fallatah3 , Awatif Faraj Alshammari4 , Nahedh Rashed Alotaibi5

1The Past General Manager of General Administration of Pharmaceutical Care and Head, National Clinical pharmacy, and Pharmacy Practice and Pharmacy R & D Administration, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, KSA 2Supervisor of IV Admixture Services, Aleman Hospital, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 3Intravenous Admixture Supervisor, Pharmacy Services, King Salman Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 4TPN Pharmacist, Pharmacy services, Alyamma Hospital, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 5Head, Pharmacy services, Aleman Hospital, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i03.14

Hidden Potential of Doob Grass- An Indian Traditional Drug

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Abstract Medicinal plants are rich in several potential drugs and it carries healthier and harmless alternate to synthetic system of drugs. Plant Cynodon dactylon (L.) (doob/ bermuda…

Virmani Reshu* , Virmani Tarun, Singh Satbir, Mahlawat Geeta, Mittal Girish

School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, MVN University, Palwal, Haryana, India

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i03.13

Views of General Public and Creating Awareness on the Role of Pharmacist in Health Care

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Abstract Pharmacies are natural first port of call healthcare providers in society who connect the gap between doctors and patients for optimal and rational use of the…

Melba GV1, Muhila M2, Sneha Anil3, Sulekha Shafeeq4, Prudence A Rodrigues5

1Pharm.D, Department of Pharmacy Practice, PSG College of Pharmacy, Coimbatore, India 2Pharm.D, Department of Pharmacy Practice, PSG College of Pharmacy, Coimbatore, India 3Pharm.D, Department of Pharmacy Practice, PSG College of Pharmacy, Coimbatore, India 4Pharm.D, Department of Pharmacy Practice, PSG College of Pharmacy, Coimbatore, India 5Professor and HOD, Department of Pharmacy Practice, PSG College of Pharmacy, Coimbatore, India

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i03.12

Isolation of Bacteriophage from Guheswori Sewage Treatment Plant Capable of Infecting Pathogens

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Abstract Background: Waste water contains microorganisms which are continuously shed in the feces. These microorganisms especially bacteria might acquire antibiotic resistance and pose a significant threat to…

Bikram Gautam1,6*, Lomas Aryal2 , Sachana Adhikari3 , Manoj Rana4 , Anjita Rajbhanshi5 , Sunita Ghale3 and Rameshwar Adhikari6

1Department of Microbiology, St. Xavier’s College, Kathmandu, Nepal 2Dali University Medical College, Yunnan province, China 3Medicine Kasr Al Ainy, Ciaro University, Ciaro, Egypt 4Department of Mines and Geology, Ministry of Industry, Kathmandu, Nepal 5High Powered Committee for Integrated Development of the Bagmati Civilization (HPCIDBC), Ministry of Urban Development, Kathmandu, Nepal 6Research Center for Applied Science and Technology (RECAST), Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Nepal

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i02.11

Curing Asthma with Diet and Lifestyle Modification

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Abstract Asthma means chronic (long term) illness of the lungs causing cough, shortness of breath, chest tightness, wheezing and fast respirations, which is influenced by several genetic…

Rai Waqas Ali1,2, Umair Dar1 , Izzatullah Khan1 , Asim Farooq,1 M. Soban, Zafeer Naeem Wain2,4, Umer Tahir2,3 , Irfan Bashir2, 4

1Faculty of Pharmacy, Lahore College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan. 2Foundation for Young Researchers, Pakistan. 3Department of Pharmacy, The University of Lahore, Lahore, Pakistan 4Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Central Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i02.10

The Notion of Platform-Switching in Implants: A Review

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ABSTRACT Platform switching implies to the mismatch in diameter of the abutment and that of the implant collar or in particular, use of the abutments with lesser diameter…

Ankit Rawat, Rupinder Singh Dhall, Nitish Bhat, Shivika Ahluwalia, Novika Sahni, Sunny Sharma, Narender Singh*

Department of Prosthodontics and Implantology, Himachal Institute of Dental Sciences, Paonta Sahib-173025, HP, India 1Department of Pharmaceutics, Himachal Institute of Pharmacy, Paonta Sahib, HP, India

https://doi.org/10.32463/rphs.2018.v04i02.09