Curriculum | HERBAL DRUG TECHNOLOGY (PRACTICAL) | B. Pharmacy

 

Course: B Pharmacy                 Semester: 6th  /3rd Year

 

Name of the subject:  HERBAL DRUG TECHNOLOGY  (PRACTICAL)

 

Subject Code:  BP609P

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Learning Objective ( by the end of lesson should be able to)

Teaching guidelines

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Time (Hrs)

1 1.1 To perform preliminary phytochemical screening of crude drugs. Explain the procedure for identification of different phytoconstituents in crude drugs Procedure of Photochemical Screening Demonstration by the teacher Practical performed by the students 4
2 2.1 Determination of Ash value To determine inorganic impurities and metal analysis in herbal drugs Determination of Ash value Demonstration by the teacher
Practical performed by the students
4
3 3.1 Determination of moisture content of crude drugs Explain procedure for determination of moisture content of herbal drugs Relevance of Moisture content
Method of determination
Demonstration by the teacher
Practical performed by the students
4
4 4.1 Determination of Extractive values of crude drugs

 

To explain techniques to extract and isolate phytoconstituents. Determination of Extractive values of crude drugs Demonstration by the teacher
Practical performed by the students
4
5 5.1 Determination of the alcohol content of Asava and Arista To determine the residual content in traditional preparations Importance of Determination of alcohol Demonstration by the teacher
Practical performed by the students
4
6 6.1 Preparation of herbal cosmetics Know how to integrate knowledge of raw materials, formulation, and herbal pharmacy for product development purposes Preparation of herbal cosmetics Demonstration by the teacher
Practical performed by the students
4
7 7.1 Preparation and standardization of herbal formulation Explain the procedure to prepare and standardize herbal formulations standardization of herbal formulation Demonstration by the teacher
Practical performed by the students
4
8 8.1 Determination of swelling index and foaming index

 

Explain the procedure to determine swelling index and foaming index of various drugs Determination of swelling index and foaming index Demonstration by the teacher
Practical performed by the students
4
9 9.1 Monograph analysis of herbal drugs from recent Pharmacopoeias Explain the various parameters in the designing of monographs Monograph analysis of herbal drugs from recent Pharmacopoeias Demonstration by the teacher
Practical performed by the students
4
10 10.1 Analysis of fixed oils Explain the procedure to determine various parameters like iodine value, acid value ets Analysis of fixed oils Demonstration by the teacher
Practical performed by the students
4

 

One month compulsory Internship after semester 5th examinations and one month internship after semester 6th examinations
Minimum one elective from the following subjects (for project work only)

  1. Business English Certificate (BEC) Compulsory Elective
  2. Cosmetics
  3. Herbal standardization
  4. Biopharmaceutical parameters in Renal failure / Hepatic failure
  5. DPCO / DRA /NPPA
  6. GMP /GLP
  7. Mechanism of Action of CVS drugs / Antibiotics