About the Book
This book aims to be a textbook for the Undergraduate students of Pharmacy. The book provides a comprehensive, balanced introduction and detailed information on the various classes of drugs used in Pharmacy. The approach to medicinal chemistry is kept as simple as possible. It includes mechanism of action, structure activity relationships and mainly focus on the synthesis of selected compounds as per the course curriculum. The text is divided into five units, discussing a wide variety of topics and meet the requirements of the students.
1. Drugs Affecting Autonomous Nervous System
2. Drugs Affecting Central Nervous System-I
3. Drugs Affecting Central Nervous System-II
4. Drugs Affecting Central Nervous System-III
Kalra is a Postgraduate in Medicinal Chemistry and pursuing Ph.D in
Pharmaceutical Sciences. He is Assistant Professor in Dev Bhoomi Institute of
Pharmacy and Research, Dehradun, Uttarakhand. He has received his M. Pharma from
Biju Patnaik University of Technology, Orissa. He is the Founder and Mentor of
Indian Pharmaceutical Association – Student Forum, Uttarakhand. He has to his
credit more than ten research publications and review articles in National and
International Journals. He is a member of Advisory Board in many scientific
Journals and also the member of Scientific associations.
Nanda has been in Pharmaceutical education for 5 years. He is
Assistant Professor in Dev Bhoomi Institute of Pharmacy and Research, D. Dun. He
has received his M. Pharma from Al-Ameen College of Pharmacy, Bangalore and pursuing
Ph.D in Pharmaceutical Sciences. At DBIPR he was responsible for upgrading the
department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and introducing Postgraduate and research
Programmes. He is the Member of Board of Studies of Uttarakhand Technical
Dun. He is
the Member of APTI.