Department of Pharmaceutics

  •                Pharmaceutics is the branch of pharmacy that deals with all facets of the process of converting a pharmaceutical drugs into a different dosage forms like tablets, capsules, oral liquids, ointments, injectables, aerosols, transdermal patches and cosmetics like face powders, cold creams, sunscreen lotions, tooth-pastes, nail-polish, lip-sticks, eye shadows, shampoos, hair dyes etc. that can be safely and effectively used in the clinical practice. It utilizes knowledge and technology involved in small and large scale production. It covers research & development of newer delivery systems and evaluation of various dosage forms.

    Objective of the Department

    • Development of novel drug delivery systems.

    • Applications of nanotechnology in cancer therapy and targeted delivery systems.

    • Design of bioequivalence protocols.

    • Basic molecular biology study with special emphasis on cancer therapy.

    • Development of cosmetics for modern era.

    • Development of in-vitro – in-vivo correlation methods.

    Department Staff:

    Sr.No.

    Name

    Qualification

    Designation

    1

    Mr. K. B. Patil

    M. Pharm.

    Assistant Professor

    2

    Mr. A. A. Patil

    M. Pharm.

     Assistant Professor

    3.

    Mr. M. N. Wagh

    B. Pharm.

    Lecturer

    Instruments and equipments available in Department:

    Sr. No.

    List of Major Equipment

    Sr. No.

    List of Major Equipment

    1

    Tablet Compression Machine

    18

    Capsule Filling Machine

    2

    Dissolution Test Apparatus 

    19

    Capsule Counter

    3

    Brookfield’s Viscometer (Digital)

    20

    Electrophoresis Unit

    4

    Tablet Coating Machine

    21

    Ball Mill

    5

    Laminar Airflow ( Horizontal)

    22

    Precision Dial Type Hardness Tester

    6

    Liquid Filling Machine

    23

    Hardness Tester (Pfizer Type)

    7

    Tray Dryer

    24

    Energy Meter

    8

    Bottle Sealing Machine

    25

    Hardness Tester (Monsanto)

    9

    Bottle Washing Machine

    26

    Hot air oven

    10

    Disintegration Test App.

    27

    Incubator

    11

    Dissolution Test App.

    28

    Mechanical Stirrer

    12

    Ampoule Washing Machine

    29

    Electronic Balance

    13

    Ampoule Sealing Machine

    30

    Permeability Cups

    14

    Ointment Filling Machine

    31

    Suppository & Lipstick moulds

    15

    Crimping & Sealing Machine

    32

    Magnetic stirrer with Thermostat

    16

    Friability Test App.

    33

    Ampoule clarity test app

    17

    Ultra Sonicator

    34

    Aseptic cabinet

     

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