Category: Volume 3

Hypertension and its Management through Alternative Regimes of Unani Medicine


ABSTRACT Blood pressure or hypertension has become one of the leading medical issues among people all over the world. High blood pressure, if not controlled can lead…

Izharul Hasan1, Danish Kamal Chishti2

1Consultant Unani Physician, Sahni house, New Delhi, India 2Senior Technical Officer, CCIM, New Delhi, India

Case Report on Sturge-Weber syndrome


ABSTRACT Sturge–Weber syndrome (SWS) belongs to a group of disorders collectively known as the phakomatoses. It consists of congenital hamartomatous malformations that may affect the eye, skin,…

Vyshnavi Kurra*, Ramya Bala Prabha, Sushanta Kr Das, K. Abbulu

Department of Pharm D, CMR College of Pharmacy, Hyderabad-501401, Telangana State, India

The burden of menstrual problems and factors affecting adolescent school going girls in Jaipur


Abstract Objective: The objective of this study was to find out the burden of menstrual problems and factors affecting adolescent school girls. Methods:Study population included all the adolescent school…

Samar Hossain* 1 , Monica Gulia2

1Department of Community Medicine, G.S Medical College and Hospital, Hapur, U.P, India 2NIMS Medical College, NIMS University, Jaipur, India

Evaluation of Prescription Pattern and Quality of life in Acne in Tertiary Care Hospital in North Indian population


Abstract Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate the prescription pattern and Quality of Life of patients and the severity of the disease by using the…

Nalini Negi1 , Sumir Kumar2 , Sourabh Kosey1 , Vir Vikram Sharma3

1Department of Pharmacy Practice, ISF College of Pharmacy, Moga, Punjab, India 2Department of Skin and Veneral Disease, Guru Govind Singh Medical College and Hospital & Research Centre, Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot, Punjab, India 3Dayanand Medical College, Ludhiana, Punjab, India

Evaluation of Prescribing Patterns in lower Respiratory Tract Infections at Government Hospital – a Retrospective Study


Abstract Objective: The aim of this study was to assess the prescribing trends in Lower Respiratory Tract Infections at Government Fever Hospital. Methods: A retrospective, observational, cross sectional study was…

Hemamanogna Narne*, Sushma Nimmagadda, Naveen Yaddanapalli, Koteswari Poluri

Hindu College of Pharmacy, Amaravati Road, Guntur-522 002, Andhra Pradesh, India

Clinical Study on Prevalence of Multi Drug Resistant Tuberculosis in Khammam District, Telangana – An Observational Study


ABSTRACT Background: The aim of the study is to evaluate the prevalence of multi-drug resistant tuberculosis in Khammam district. The objective is to create awareness among healthcare…

Humera Ayesha Mohammad*1 , Kavya Yeluru1 , Suresh Kumar.P2 , Vijay Chowhan K3

1Department of Pharm D, Browns College of Pharmacy, Khammam, Telangana State, India 2Department of Pharmaceutics, Browns College of Pharmacy, Khammam, Telangana State, India 3Department of TB Centre, Government District Head Quarter Hospital, Khammam, Telangana State, India

Incidence and Prevalence of Pregnant Women with Gestational Diabetes Mellitus, Thyroid Disorders and Eclampsia in Khammam Region, Telangana State


Abstract: Objective: The aim of this study was to estimate the incidence and prevalence of Gestational      Diabetes Mellitus (GDM), Thyroid dysfunction and Eclampsia in pregnant women prior to delivery. Methods: An…

A. Ravali* , B. Sravani, P. Suresh Kumar

Department of Pharm D, Browns College of Pharmacy, Khammam, Telangana State, India

Traditional, Pharmacological and Patenting Potential of Neem (Azadirachta indica): A Review


Abstract Since ancient time, herbal drugs were highly used in the prevention and cure of various human illnesses. In India, Azadirachta indica being commonly known as Neem or Margosa…

Mohd Asif Khan*, Shashi Bhooshan Tiwari, Himanshu Gupta, Huma Noor

Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Engineering & Technology, M. J. P. Rohilkhand University Bareilly; 243001, Uttar Pradesh, India

Bioavailability and pharmacokinetic study of Metformin 500 mg tablet (SR formulations) in healthy human volunteers


Abstract Bioavailability and Bioequivalence studies have become an important part of the clinical research in India. This study was performed to find out the safety and efficacy…

Ashish Kumar, Pradeep Singh, Garima Mishra

College of Pharmacy, Teerthanker Mahaveer University, Moradabad, UP, India.

Comparative prevalence of prescription errors in randomly collected samples from hospital pharmacy and community pharmacy, Punjab, Pakistan


Abstract Objective: This study was conducted to analyze and evaluate the prevalence of prescription errors, to optimize the medication effectiveness and patient safety and to encourage the…

Sabeeha Kausar* , Muhammad Imran

Faculty of pharmacy, University of Sargodha, Sargodha, Pakistan

A study on the effectiveness of music therapy on depression among elderly people at selected old age home: An epidemiological study on public health perspective in Hyderabad


Abstract Background: Aging is a worldwide issue in our society, Elderly people living in old age homes may suffer from sadness, pain, and isolation. Many of them…

Gangadhar Rao Kalapala*1 , B Ravi Zechariah2, PK Babu3, Thufail1 , Sailu1 , Srujan1

1School of health system studies, Tata institute of social sciences, Mumbai, India 2School of medical sciences, University of Hyderabad, Gachibowli, Telangana, India 3Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Central university of Kerala, Kerala, India

Prescribing trends of antidiabetic drugs in diabetic and hypertensive diabetic patients in an urban tertiary care hospital of Bangladesh


Abstract Objective: The present epidemiological study was conducted with the objectives of providing an insight into the current use of antidiabetic medications to diabetics and hypertensive diabetics…

Mohammad Didar Khan1 , Md. Ibrahim2 , Md. Mizanur Rahman Moghal3,4*, Dipti debnath2 , Asma Kabir2 , Munny Das2 , Md. Safiqul Islam2 , Md. Nazmul Hassan2 . Md. Tanvir Ahmed Manik2 , Md. Tanvir Haider Tanna1 , Azmari Sultana2 , Umme Salma Mitu2 , A.S.M Abrasam Shohan2

1Department of Pharmacy, Noakhali Science and Technology University, Noakhali, Bangladesh 2Department of Pharmacy, Atish Dipankar University of Science and Technology, Bangladesh 3Department of Pharmacy, Mawlana Bhashani Science and Technology University, Bangladesh 4Department of Bioscience, Shizuoka University, Shizuoka, Japan

Heat Shock Proteins (Hsp): Classifications and Its Involvement in Health and Disease


Abstract For the reason that no model will ever totally replicate clinical human wound healing, it is necessary that the model operated be selected with care. Heat…

Karuna Datta, Kshitij Rahalkar, Dinesh Kumar Dubey

Departments of Physiology and Community Medicine, JSS Medical College, JSS University, Mysore, India

A Study on Knowledge, Attitude, Awareness and Practice About HIV/AIDS among different age group of Karachi, Pakistan


Abstract The AIDS is one of the most complicated health problems of the 21st century and it threatens the world population. AIDS spread at an alarming rate….

Safia Mehmood, Sheema Zia, Nida Aziz, Omama Sajid

Department of Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmacy, Jinnah University for Women, Karachi, Pakistan

A cross-sectional study of characteristics of street children in Jaipur city, Rajasthan


Abstract Objective: To study the socio-demographic profile of street children in Jaipur city, Rajasthan. Setting and Design: Cross-sectional study. Material and Method: Children between 5-15 years residing…

Sonal Yadav*, Anuj Jhakar1 , Priyanka Sharma2 , Samar Hossain1 , Vandna Sen1

Department of Pedodontistry & Preventive Dentistry, Rajasthan Dental College-Jaipur, India 1Department of Community Medicine, NIMS Medical College-Jaipur, India 2Department of Pathology, SMS Medical College-Jaipur, India

A study on the Relationship of the weight pattern with the socioeconomic status among adolescents school going children in an Indian Metropolitan City


    ABSTRACT: Objective: The last two decades have witnessed an increase in health care costs due to obesity and related issues among children and adolescents. Childhood…

Samar Hossain* , Sharma Priyanka1 , Talib Hossain2 , Surendra Mohan Mathur

Department of Community Medicine, NIMS Medical College, NIMS University, Jaipur, India 1Department of Pathology, SMS Medical College, Jaipur, India 2Consultant Surgeon, Ministry of Health, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Nutritional Status and Utilization of Anganwadi Services: An Epidemiological Comparative Study Medak District, Telangana, India


ABSTRACT Background: Malnutrition is the widely prevalent problem in India as well as other developing countries; India has one of the astonishing magnitudes according to the national family health…

Gangadhar Rao kalapala, Shamanna BR, B Ravi Zechariah

1School of Health System Studies, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, India 2School of Medical Sciences, Course Coordinator for Masters of Public Health, University of Hyderabad, Gachibowli-500046, Telangana, India

Epidermodysplasia Verruciformis: A Dreadful Disease


ABSTRACT Epidermodysplasia Verruciformis or tree man illness disease is extremely dreadful, rare and genetic hereditary skin disorder. Disease usually begins in infancy or early childhood, with the development of…

Tarun Virmani*, Virmani Reshu, Tanwar Rohit, Chhabra Vaishnavi

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

In-patient and Out-patient Pharmacist Intervention in the Management of Diabetes Mellitus Conditions in Dubai, United Arab Emirates: A Qualitative Approach


ABSTRACT There is a growing body of literature showing the importance of pharmacists’ involvement in the management of Diabetes Mellitus (DM) conditions. This study tried to explore the extent…

Ibrahim Khalid Rayes1*, Omar Saad Saleh Abrika2

1Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Ajman University of Science and Technology, Ajman, UAE 2Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Sebha University, Sebha, LIBYA

Hidden Potential of Natural Herb Carissa Carandas (Karonda)


ABSTRACT Carissa carandas (F. Apocynaceae) is an important fruit commonly known as Karonda ‘Christ’s thorn’ which grows wild in bushes. Carissa carandas is a useful food and medicinal plant…

Reshu Virmani*, Tarun Virmani, Charan Singh, Geeta Sorout, Jyoti Gupta

1School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, MVN University, Palwal, Haryana, INDIA 2CBS college of Pharmacy, Faridabad, Haryana, INDIA