Category Archives: Pharmacology

Orphan Drugs

Orphan Drugs The Orphan Drug Designation program of US-FDA provides orphan status to drugs and[...]

Nmda Receptors And Drugs Acting On Them

Nmda Receptors And Drugs Acting On Them Glutamate: Principal excitatory neurotransmitter Widely and uniformly distributed[...]


Nano-pharmacology Nanotechnology is continuously being explored in the field of medicine with the objective of[...]

Monoclonal Antibodies

Monoclonal Antibodies Immune system Protective nature, perception of self vs foreign Refers to the resistance[...]

Metronomic Chemotherapy

Metronomic Chemotherapy Cancer Every year globally 8.2 million people die from cancer ICMR in 2016[...]

Ethical Aspects in Clinical Research

Ethical Aspects in Clinical Research Hippocratic oath Emphasis on ethics related to “medical practice” and[...]

Essential Drugs

Essential Drugs 1st WHO model list of essential drugs- 1977 contained 208 medicines. – the[...]

Drug use in Pregnancy

Drug use in Pregnancy Thalidomide à 1957 as an over-the-counter remedy, based on the maker’s[...]


Chronopharmacology Chronos in greek means time. Chronopharmacology is the investigative science concerned with the effects[...]

Chirality of Drugs

Chirality of Drugs Property of a compound whose molecules are not super imposable on their[...]