February 23, 2024

20056 PGP Pharmacology Practical D Pharm

Pharmacology Practical D Pharm

Introduction to the following topics pertaining to experimental pharmacology has to be discussed and documented in the practical manuals.

  1. Introduction to experimental pharmacology
  2. Study of laboratory animals (a) Mice; (b) Rats; (c) Guinea pigs; (d) Rabbits
  3. Commonly used instruments in experimental pharmacology
  4. Different routes of administration of drugs in animals
  5. Types of pre-clinical experiments: In-Vivo, In-Vitro, Ex-Vivo, etc.
  6. Techniques of blood collection from animals


Note: Animals shall not be used for doing/demonstrating any of the experiments given. The given experiments shall be carried- out / demonstrated as the case may be, ONLY with the use of software program(s) such as ‘Ex Pharm’ or any other suitable software

  1. Study of local anaesthetics on rabbit eye
  2. Study of Mydriatic effect on rabbit eye
  3. Study of Miotic effect on rabbit eye
  4. Effect of analgesics using Analgesiometer
  5. Study of analgesic activity by writhing test
  6. Screening of anti-convulsant using Electro Convulsiometer
  7. Screening of Muscle relaxants using Rota-Rod apparatus
  8. Screening of CNS stimulants and depressants using Actophotometer
  9. Study of anxiolytic activity using elevated plus maze method
  10. Study of effect of drugs (any 2) on isolated heart
  11. Effect of drugs on ciliary motility on frog’s buccal cavity
  12. Pyrogen testing by rabbit method


The students shall be asked to submit written assignments on the following topics (One assignment per student per sessional period. i.e., a minimum of THREE assignments per student)

  1. Introduction to Allergy Testing
  2. Introduction to Toxicity Studies
  3. Drug Facts Labels of US FDA
  4. Pre-clinical studies in new drug development
  5. Medicines and meals: Before or After food
  6. Pre-clinical studies in new drug development
  7. Drugs available as paediatric formulations
  8. Drug information apps

F Y D Pharm & S Y D Pharm Notes, Books, Syllabus, PDF, Videos

First Year D PharmSecond Year D Pharm
20111 PHT Pharmaceutics Theory20221 PGT Pharmacology Theory
20051 PHP Pharmaceutics Practical20056 PGP Pharmacology Practical
20112 PCT Pharmaceutical Chemistry Theory20222 CMT Community Pharmacy & Management Theory
20052 PCP Pharmaceutical Chemistry Practical20057 CMP Community Pharmacy & Management Practical
20113 PYT Pharmacognosy Theory20223 BCT Biochemistry & Clinical Pathology Theory
20053 PYP Pharmacognosy Practical20058 BCP Biochemistry & Clinical Pathology Practical
20114 HPT Human Anatomy Physiology Theory20224 PTT Pharmacotherapeutics Theory
20054 HPP Human Anatomy Physiology Practical20059 PTP Pharmacotherapeutics Practical
20115 SPT Social Pharmacy Theory20225 HCT Hospital & Clinical Pharmacy Theory
20055 SPP Social Pharmacy Practical20060 HCP Hospital & Clinical Pharmacy Practical
20226 PLT Pharmacy Law & Ethics

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