Department of Pharmaceutics
Major areas of Research
The major areas of research work broadly include Novel drug delivery and conventional drug delivery.
Strength of Department
The department has well equipped pilot plant with advanced instruments in the research laboratories such as:
Ultrasound probe sonicator: used in formulations of lipid and non-lipid based sub micro and nanosystems
HPLC: used for qualitative and quantitative estimations of compounds, used for estimation of drug levels in biological fluids and tissues
Dissolution apparatus: Used for studying the drug release from various dosage forms
UV Spectrophotometer: To determine the concentration of drugs in various dosage forms
Tablet punching machine: used for tablet punching
List of Major Equipment
Dissolution Rate Test apparatus, Conical percolators, Hot Air oven, Centrifuges, Mixers, Mortar and Pestles, Tincture press, Hand grinding mill, Remi stirrers, Magnetic Stirrers, Filtration units, Andreason Pipettes, Viscometers, Stalagmometers, Tablet Compression machine, DT apparatus, Tablet Friability tester.
Preparation room, Computer Facility, Intercom facility, Refrigerator, Power supply with Electricity/Generator, Water supply, Drainage system, Gas supply, Proper cross ventilation, Fire-Extinguisher, Exhaust fan, First aid Kit etc.