Syllabus | PHARMACEUTICAL INORGANIC CHEMISTRY (Theory) | B. Pharmacy

 

B. Pharmacy Semester- Ist / 1st year

   
 

PHARMACEUTICAL INORGANIC CHEMISTRY (Theory)

   
 

BP104T

   
Units Topics (Experiments) Domain Hours
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1.1

Impurities in pharmaceutical substances:

History of Pharmacopoeia,

Sources and types of impurities,

principle involved in the limit test for Chloride, Sulphate, Iron, Arsenic, Lead and Heavy metals,

modified limit test for Chloride and Sulphate

General methods of preparation,

assay for the compounds superscripted with asterisk (*), properties and medicinal uses of inorganic compounds belonging to the following classes

 

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4

2

 

 

 

 

2.1

 

 

 

2.2

 

Acids, Bases and Buffers: Buffer equations and buffer capacity in general,

buffers in pharmaceutical systems,

preparation, stability, buffered isotonic solutions, measurements of tonicity, calculations and methods of adjusting isotonicity

Major extra and intracellular electrolytes: Functions of major physiological ions, Electrolytes used in the replacement therapy: Sodium chloride*, Potassium chloride, Calcium gluconate* and Oral Rehydration Salt (ORS), Physiological acid base balance.

Dental products: Dentifrices, role of fluoride in the treatment of dental caries, Desensitizing agents, Calcium carbonate, Sodium fluoride, and Zinc eugenol cement.

 

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2

3

3.1

3.2

 

3.3

 

3.4

 

Gastrointestinal agents

Acidifiers: Ammonium chloride* and Dil. HCl

Antacid:   Ideal properties of antacids, combinations of antacids, Sodium

Bicarbonate*, Aluminum hydroxide gel, Magnesium hydroxide mixture

Cathartics: Magnesium sulphate, Sodium orthophosphate, Kaolin and Bentonite

Antimicrobials: Mechanism, classification, Potassium permanganate, Boric acid, Hydrogen peroxide*, Chlorinated lime*, Iodine and its preparations

 

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4

4.1

4.2

 

4.3

 

4.4

Miscellaneous compounds

Expectorants-potassium iodide and ammonium chloride

Emetics-copper sulphate ,sodium potassium tartarate

Heamatinics-ferrous sulphate and ferrous gluconate

Poison and Antidote: Sodium thiosulphate*, Activated charcoal, Sodium nitrite333

Astringents: Zinc Sulphate, Potash Alum

 

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5 Radiopharmaceuticals:  Radio  activity,

Measurement  of  radioactivity,

Properties of α, β, γ radiations,

Half life, radio isotopes and study of radio isotopes – Sodium iodide I131, Storage conditions,

precautions & pharmaceutical application of radioactive substances.

 

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Admission 2017