Pharmaceutical Science and Technology


Volume 3, Issue 1, June 2019

  • Practice and Evaluation of Pre-prescription Review Mode

    Zhaoshuai Ji, Weiwei Song, Xu Yan, Chao Ai

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 1, June 2019
    Pages: 1-6
    Received: 28 January 2019
    Accepted: 11 March 2019
    Published: 11 May 2019
    Abstract: OBJECTIVE: To increase awareness of pre-prescription review and promote the development of its mode. METHODS: The pre-prescription review and the traditional prescription review were compared from the process. The 1239 of irrational prescriptions in outpatient and emergency clinics from June 2016 to June 2017 were analyzed. RESULTS: Compared with t... Show More
  • Review of Alzheimer’s Disease: Treatments and New Pharmacological Strategies

    Ara Santos Pérez

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 1, June 2019
    Pages: 7-21
    Received: 26 April 2019
    Accepted: 23 May 2019
    Published: 13 June 2019
    Abstract: Alzheimer's disease belongs to a group of pathologies called dementias, being this one the most common type. It is a neurodegenerative disease that causes a progressive and disabling impairment of cognitive functions, including memory, comprehension, language, attention, reasoning and judgment. Until now there is no cure, although there are treatme... Show More
  • Heavy Metal Concentration of Aphrodisiac Herbs Locally Sold in the South-Eastern Region of Nigeria

    Iwuozor Kingsley Ogemdi

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 1, June 2019
    Pages: 22-26
    Received: 15 October 2018
    Accepted: 12 August 2019
    Published: 28 August 2019
    Abstract: In Nigeria, Aphrodisiac herbs as well as other herbal medicines are hawked on the roadside, sold in stores and most of them are not certified by relevant Drug Agencies to be fit for human consumption. They lack manufacturing dates, Expiry dates, Batch number and any information about the chemical composition of such herbs. The buyers of such drugs ... Show More
  • Pharmacological Study on a Potential Medicinal Herb-Foeniculum vulgare

    Md. Ruhul Amin, Md. Abdullah-Al-Masum, Asma Kabir, Tofazzal Hossain Rubel, Md. Omar Faruqe, Md. Shahadat Hossain, Md Abu Torab, Md. Afjal Hossain, Md. Shahadat Hossain, Shafayet Ahmed Siddiqui

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 1, June 2019
    Pages: 27-33
    Received: 2 August 2019
    Accepted: 21 August 2019
    Published: 3 September 2019
    Abstract: This study was conducted to investigate the antiemetic, antimicrobial and anti-radical activity of methanolic extracts of Foeniculum vulgare. The antiemetic assay was carried out by using chick emetic model with minor modifications by calculating the mean decrease in the number of retching. The antimicrobial activity of the crude extract was perfor... Show More