An Introduction to Pharmaceutical Sciences

Written By Jiben Roy
An Introduction to Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 25 July 2011
  • ISBN : 1908818042
  • Pages : 446 pages
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
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Download or read book entitled An Introduction to Pharmaceutical Sciences by author: Jiben Roy which was release on 25 July 2011 and published by Elsevier with total page 446 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. This textbook is written as a unified approach to various topics, ranging from drug discovery to manufacturing, techniques and technology, regulation and marketing. The key theme of the book is pharmaceuticals - what every student of pharmaceutical sciences should know: from the active pharmaceutical ingredients to the preparation of various dosage forms along with the relevant chemistry, this book makes pharmaceuticals relevant to undergraduate students of pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences. This book explains how a particular drug was discovered and then converted from lab-scale to manufacturing scale, to the market. It explains the motivation for drug discovery, the reaction chemistry involved, experimental difficulties, various dosage forms and the reasoning behind them, mechanism of action, quality assurance and role of regulatory agencies. After having a course based on this book, the student will be able to understand: 1) the career prospects in the pharmaceutical industry, 2) the need for interdisciplinary teamwork in science, 3) the techniques and technology involved in making pharmaceuticals starting from bulk drugs, and 4) different dosage forms and critical factors in the development of pharmaceutical formulations in relation to the principles of chemistry. A few blockbuster drugs including atorvastatin, sildanefil, ranitidine, ciprofloxacin, amoxicillin, and the longest serving drugs such as aspirin and paracetamol are discussed in detail. Finally, the book also covers the important current pharmaceutical issues like quality control, safety, counterfeiting and abuse of drugs, and future prospects for pharmaceutical industry. Unified approach explaining drug discovery, bulk drug manufacturing, formulation of dosage forms, with pharmacological and therapeutic actions Manufacturing processes of representative active pharmaceutical ingredients and their chemistry plus formulation of dosage forms presented in this book are based on actual industrial processes Covers many aspects relevant to students of the pharmaceutical sciences or newly employed pharmaceutical researchers/employees. It contains summary information about regulatory agencies of different countries

An Introduction to Pharmaceutical Sciences

An Introduction to Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Author : Jiben Roy
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2011-07-25
  • Total pages : 446
  • ISBN : 1908818042
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Summary : This textbook is written as a unified approach to various topics, ranging from drug discovery to manufacturing, techniques and technology, regulation and marketing. The key theme of the book is pharmaceuticals - what every student of pharmaceutical sciences should know: from the active pharmaceutical ingredients to the preparation of various ...

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  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 1908818042
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Summary : This unique textbook provides an introductory, yet comprehensive overview of the pharmaceutical sciences. It is the first text of its kind to pursue an interdisciplinary approach in this area of study. Readers are introduced to basic concepts related to the specific disciplines in the pharmaceutical sciences, including pharmacology, pharmaceutics, pharmacokinetics, ...

Introduction to the Pharmaceutical Sciences

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  • Publisher : LWW
  • Release Date : 2011-10
  • Total pages : 365
  • ISBN : 1908818042
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Summary : This unique textbook provides an introductory, yet comprehensive overview of the pharmaceutical sciences. It is the first text of its kind to pursue an interdisciplinary approach. Readers are introduced to basic concepts related to the specific disciplines in the pharmaceutical sciences, including pharmacology, pharmaceutics, pharmacokinetics, and medicinal chemistry. In an ...

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  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-07-25
  • Total pages : 273
  • ISBN : 1908818042
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  • Publisher : Wiley
  • Release Date : 2019-04-22
  • Total pages : 544
  • ISBN : 1908818042
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Summary : The definitive textbook on the chemical analysis of pharmaceutical drugs ­– fully revised and updated Introduction to Pharmaceutical Analytical Chemistry enables students to gain fundamental knowledge of the vital concepts, techniques and applications of the chemical analysis of pharmaceutical ingredients, final pharmaceutical products and drug substances in biological fluids. A unique ...

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  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release Date : 2014-01-29
  • Total pages : 1032
  • ISBN : 1908818042
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Summary : Biomedical & Pharmaceutical Sciences with Patient Care Correlations provides a solid foundation in the areas of science that pharmacy students most need to understand to succeed in their education and career. Offering a comprehensive overview of the biomedical and pharmaceutical sciences, it is an ideal primary or secondary textbook for introductory ...

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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2013-10-22
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 1908818042
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Summary : An Introduction to Pharmaceutical Formulation describes the various forms in which drugs may be supplied to doctors, patients, and veterinary surgeons. An account is given of the materials which may be added to drugs in order to provide formulated products, and of the methods by which formulations are assessed. The ...

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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-10-18
  • Total pages : 624
  • ISBN : 1908818042
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Summary : This textbook is the first to present a systematic introduction to chemical analysis of pharmaceutical raw materials, finished pharmaceutical products, and of drugs in biological fluids, which are carried out in pharmaceutical laboratories worldwide. In addition, this textbook teaches the fundamentals of all the major analytical techniques used in the ...

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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-07-20
  • Total pages : 432
  • ISBN : 1908818042
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Summary : Essential Statistics for the Pharmaceutical Sciences is targeted at all those involved in research in pharmacology, pharmacy or other areas of pharmaceutical science; everybody from undergraduate project students to experienced researchers should find the material they need. This book will guide all those who are not specialist statisticians in using ...

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-11-30
  • Total pages : 362
  • ISBN : 1908818042
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Summary : Absorption, Distribution, Metabolism and Excretion (ADME) processes and their relationship with the design of dosage forms and the success of pharmacotherapy form the basis of this upper level undergraduate/graduate textbook. As an introduction oriented to pharmacy students, it is also written for scientist from different fields outside of pharmaceutics. (...

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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 635
  • ISBN : 1908818042
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Summary : Remington: An Introduction to Pharmacy is an easy-to-use introductory pharmacy textbook. It provides undergraduate students with a comprehensive overview of the content that will be covered on their pharmacy course. The content is hand-picked from Remington: The Science and Practice of Pharmacy, and serves as a user-friendly textbook to complement ...

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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2003-09-02
  • Total pages : 456
  • ISBN : 1908818042
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  • Publisher : Pharmamed Press
  • Release Date : 2019-12-02
  • Total pages : 292
  • ISBN : 1908818042
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Summary : The content of the book, Introduction to Pharmaceutical Analysis, has been prepared primarily in accordance to the syllabus prepared by the Pharmacy Council of India for B. Pharm 1st semester course. However, the content of the book is not limited to the syllabus only, it provides the information which are ...

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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2010-01-22
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 1908818042
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Summary : Designed for pharmacy students Now updated for its Second Edition, Thermodynamics of Pharmaceutical Systems provides pharmacy students with a much-needed introduction to the mathematical intricacies of thermodynamics in relation to practical laboratory applications. Designed to meet the needs of the contemporary curriculum in pharmacy schools, the text makes these connections ...

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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2014-01-25
  • Total pages : 170
  • ISBN : 1908818042
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Summary : Drug Stability for Pharmaceutical Scientists is a clear and easy-to-follow guide on drug degradation in pharmaceutical formulation. This book features valuable content on both aqueous and solid drug solutions, the stability of proteins and peptides, acid-base catalyzed and solvent catalyzed reactions, how drug formulation can influence drug stability, the influence ...