Table of contents
- BP104T Pharmaceutical Inorganic Chemistry Theory Syllabus
BP104T Pharmaceutical Inorganic Chemistry Theory Syllabus
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
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.
Dentifrices, role of fluoride in the treatment of dental caries, Desensitizing agents, Calcium carbonate, Sodium fluoride, and Zinc eugenol cement.
Ammonium chloride* and Dil. HCl
Ideal properties of antacids, combinations of antacids, Sodium Bicarbonate*, Aluminum hydroxide gel, Magnesium hydroxide mixture
Magnesium sulphate, Sodium orthophosphate, Kaolin and Bentonite
Mechanism, classification, Potassium permanganate, Boric acid, Hydrogen peroxide, Chlorinated lime, Iodine and its preparations
Potassium iodide, Ammonium chloride*
Copper sulphate*, Sodium potassium tartarate
Ferrous sulphate*, Ferrous gluconate
Poison and Antidote
Sodium thiosulphate*, Activated charcoal, Sodium nitrite
Zinc Sulphate, Potash Alum
Radio activity, Measurement of radioactivity, Properties of α, β, γ radiations, Half life, radio isotopes and study of radio isotopes – Sodium iodide, Storage conditions, precautions & pharmaceutical application of radioactive substances.