Research Papers/Topics in Pharmacy

Perceptions and Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicines among Undergraduate Students in a Nigerian University.

Objectives: This study was designed to evaluate the Perception and Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicines (CAM) among the undergraduate Students of Delta State University (DELSU), Abraka.-Nigeria. Methods: Self- administered questionnaires were distributed randomly to the participants. Result: Out of 450 students that voluntarily participated in the study, 368 (81.78%) had used or were currently using at least one of the various CAM modalities; Family members (282, 37.15%) appeare...

EFFECT OF ETHANOLIC LEAF EXTRACT OF Dialium Guineense Wild. (Fabaceae) ON ORAL GLUCOSE TOLERANCE IN MICE AND ALLOXAN-INDUCED DIABETIC FEMALE RATS

This research project studied the effect of ethanolic leaf extract of Dialium guineense Willd (Fabaceae) on oral glucose tolerance in mice and alloxan-induced diabetic female rats. The ethanolic leaf extract was prepared by marcerating 500g of the dried, milled leaves of D. guineense in 3L of 96% ethanol in a suitable sized plastic bucket/bowl (with cover) for five days with intermittent stirring (at least once a day) using a glass rod. Then the extract was filtered using Whatsman No.1 filte...

Computers in Drug Research and Development

As the computer becomes more and more powerful, its uses and abilities grow. Scientists have been able to harness this power in to assist them in their goals of researching and developing drugs for human use. Computers can be found in nearly every drug research laboratory and development center in the world.

INVENTORY CONTROL IN HOSPITAL PHARMACY

ABSTRACTIn this research work, inventory control in hospital pharmacy was undertaken with emphasis on its potential in Nsukka local government area of Enugu state. The aim was to analyze currently dominating drug inventory control strategies, find possibility for improvement and apply the principal element of the inventory management to the selection and controlling of inventory in the hospital pharmacy. Inventory control in hospital pharmacy is very necessary as it formulates the future of t...