Medicinal Chemistry and Physio-pharmacology (2143601)   Old Code : 143601

4 + 0 + 0
Lect + Tuto + Pract
Teaching Scheme
70 + 20 + 10
Theory Marks
0 + 0 + 0
Practical Marks
ESE - End Semester Examination, PA - Progress Assessment, ALA - Active Learning Assignments, OEP -Open Ended Problem


Studied subject PT-01(Introduction to Medicinal Chemistry & Biochemistry). Basic knowledge of organic chemistry is required


The main objective of this subject is to study general Pharmacology, Bio-assay, Immuno pharmacology, mechanism of action of drugs, Chemotherapy. The study also provides knowledge of drugs acting on CNS, uterus. The study provides the knowledge of respiratory system and kidney functions.

Course Outcome
  1. To know the pharmacology, pharmacokinetics, metabolism and MOAof drugs.
  2. To carry out organic synthesis of drugs and intermediates
  3. To be able to apply this knowledge in the API manufacturing & Pharmaceutical Formulation industries
  4. To build a bridge between theoretical and practical concept used in industry

Active Learning

Preparation of power-point slides, which include videos, animations, pictures, graphics for better understanding theory and practical work – The faculty will allocate chapters/ parts of chapters to groups of students so that the entire syllabus to be covered. The power-point slides should be put up on the web-site of the College/ Institute, along with the names of the students of the group, the name of the faculty, Department and College on the first slide. The best three works should submit to GTU.