Methods of Expressing Concentrations

Solution concentration In the techniques of quantitative analysis, the use of solution requires some basis for the expression of solution concentration. As a qualitative expression of concentration, we always use the words diluted or concentrated when referring to a solution. As the term dilute means, there is very little amount of solute is present and … Read more

Medicinal Chemistry: Physicochemical Properties in Relation to Biological Action

Medicinal chemistry is a branch of chemistry which deals with synthesis, design and development of pharmaceutical drug. Medicinal chemistry combines expertise from pharmacology and chemistry. Generally medicinal chemists work to make new compounds, determine their effects, modify the structure to minimize the side effects and study the pharmacokinetics properties of the drug. In this article … Read more

Pharmaceutical Analysis- Scope and Different Techniques of Pharmaceutical Analysis

Introduction Pharmaceutical analysis is a branch of chemistry, which deals with the study of various processes that are involves- the identification, determination, quantitation and purification. It is mainly used for the separation of the components from the mixture and for the determination of the structure of the compounds that make up pharmaceuticals, and are combined … Read more

Introduction to Biomolecules

Introduction Biomolecules plays an important role in development, support and reproduction of living organisms. The human body is composed of trillions of cells that performs the essential functions of life. To perform these functions cell takes help from several organic molecules. These organic molecules are known as biomolecules. Biomolecules presenting wide ranges of sizes and … Read more

Pharmacology- Introduction, Branches of pharmacology, General terminologies in pharmacology

Introduction The term pharmacology is derived from two Greek words pharmakon means drug and logos, means science. Pharmacology is the scientific study of the effects of drugs and chemicals on living organisms. It includes study of sources of drugs, their mechanism of action, toxicity, absorption, distribution, metabolism and excretion of drugs. Drugs and their uses … Read more

Microbiology- Definition, History, Types of microorganisms, Branches of microbiology, Scope of microbiology

What is microbiology? Microbiology is the branch of science which deals with study of microorganisms, which are invisible to naked eyes. It studies the function, structure and economic importance of living organisms. Some microbes are helpful to human beings and some are harmful. Study of microbes plays an important role in medical sector to analyse … Read more

How to become Pharmacist in India

Pharmacist is the medical professional who is qualified in the field of medicine. He is responsible to issue the medicine and guide the patients according to the doctor’s prescription. The pharmacist has in depth knowledge of composition, uses and side effects of medicine. In this article we will see how to become pharmacist in India … Read more

Classification of Organic Compounds

The compounds which contain carbon in their molecule are known as organic compounds. The organic compounds we get from earths crust in very small percentage, but the importance of organic compounds in all living things is much more. The number of compounds that contain carbon are much more than the compounds which do not contain … Read more

An Introduction to Pharmacy

Pharmacy is the science and practice which teach us safe and effective use of medicines. A person qualified in pharmacy called as pharmacist. In this article we will see what is the pharmacy, its history and types. What is the Pharmacy Pharmacy is the science and practice of discovering, producing, preparing, dispensing, reviewing and monitoring … Read more