DIPLOMA IN HOMOEOPATHIC PHARMACY
COURSE OVERVIEW - AT A GLANCE:
This course is conducted by SIMPATHY INSTITUTE OF HOMOEOPATHIC PHARMACY COLLEGE affiliated by Board of Homoeopathic System of Medicine (Govt.of Delhi).The purpose of this course is to improve the homoeopathic Pharmacies and Homoeopathy Dispensaries through a qualified pharmacist. For good medication and official doses of homoeopathic prescriptions the qualified pharmacist is needed, before this course only experience holders comes in homoeopathy pharmacy to manage pharmacy and quality of those people are very poor in knowledge. So for the betterment of pharmacy services quality the course is needful to our society. The programme is spread over two years in regular mode; the medium of instruction is English.
COURSE STEERING COMMITTEE:
|1||Mrs. SEEMA TIWARI
Director, Simpathy Institute of Homoeopathic Pharmacy College (New Delhi)
Former Director, National Institute of Homoeopathy (Kolkata)
Former Director, Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia Laboratory (Ghaziabad)
COURSE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE:
|1||Dr Rumjhum Singh||Chairman|
|2||Dr Poonam Goyal Agrwal
|3||Dr Megha Sharotri
|4||Dr Vidyarthi Prasad
(IST YEAR CURRICULUM)
PHARMACEUTICS- PART I
Introduction to Pharmacopoeia with special reference to HPI,HPUS,BHP,GHP
Metrology systems of weight and measurement including Homoeopathic Scales Calculation including conversion from one to another system
Vehicles Introduction to vehicles
Hahnemanns Method of preparation of Mother Tincture
Preparation of Mother Tincture by percolation and maceration, new Method
Potentization, Trituration and succession, conversion of dry Trituration to Liquid potency
Different method of preparation of Homeopathic medicine (Drug Trituration and Potentization of Homoeopathic Drugs in Decimal scale,Centesimal scale and Millesimal scale)
PHARMACEUTICS- PART II
Surgical dressing, absorbents, bandages, plasters and protective
Size separation by sieving
Mixing and homogenization, liquid mixing and powder mixing, mixing of semi solid
Filtration and its clarification, theory of filtration, filter media, filter aid and selection of filters
Vehicle used for preparation of homoeopathic drugs, dispensing of medicine, base material used for ointments, liniments, lotions, plasters, poultices, oils and method of preparation
Heat process, evaporation, factors affecting evaporation, study of evaporating still and evaporating pan
Distillation; simple distillation, fractional distillation, steam distillation, vacuum distillation, study of vacuum still, preparation of purified water, construction and working of stills used for the same
INTRODUCTION TO HOMEOPATHIC PRINCIPLES
History of Origin and evolution of homoeopathy
Life and work of Dr.S. Hahnemann
Concept of Health, Decease, recovery and cure in homoeopathy
Introduction to the study of organon of medicine
Mission of physician
Principles of homeopathic medicine
Totality of symptoms
Analysis and evaluation of symptoms
Portrait of disease
PHARMACOGNOGY WITH HOMOEOPATHIC MATERIA MEDICA
Definition history and scope of Pharmacognogy including indigenous system of medicine
Adulteration and drug evaluation, significance of pharmacopoeial standards
Morphology, physical, chemical features of following groups with minimum five examples from each
(A) Plant kingdom family
(B) Mineral Kingdom
(C) Animal Kingdom
(F) Plant kingdom family
(G) Mineral Kingdom
(H) Animal Kingdom
HUMAN ANATOMY, PHYSIOLOGY AND BIO-CHEMISTRY
INTRODUCTION: Scope of Anatomy and physiology-Definitions of various terms used in anatomy
CYTOLOGY : Structure of cell, function of its components with special reference to mitochondria and microsomes
HISTOLOGY : Elementary tissues of the body i.e. epithelial tissue, muscular tissue, connective tissue and nervous tissue.
OESTEOLOGY : Structure and function and skeleton, Classification of joints and their function, joint disorder
BLOOD : Composition of blood, function of blood elements, blood group and coagulation of blood, brief information regarding disorder of blood
Name and factions of disorder of lymph glands
CARDIO VASCULAR SYSTEM : Structure and functions of variousparts of the heart, arterial and venous systems with special reference to the name and position of main arteries and veins. Blood pressure and its recording. Brief information about cardiovascular disorders
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM : Various parts of respiratory system and their functions, physiology of respiration
MYOLOGY : Structure of skeletal muscle, physiology of muscle contraction names position, attachments and Functions of various skeletal muscles, physiology of neuromuscular junction
NERVOUS SYSTEM : Various parts of central nervous system, brain and its parts ,function and reflex action anatomy and physiology of autonomic nervous systems
SENSE ORGAN : Elementary knowledge of structure and function of the organs of taste, smell, ear, and skin, physiology of pain
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM: name of the various parts of digestive system and their functions, structure and function of liver, physiology of digestion and absorption
ENDROCRINOLOGY: Endocrine glands and hormones, locations of the glands, their hormones and functions, pituitary, thyroid, adrenal and pancreas.
REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEMS- Physiology and anatomy of reproduction systems.
(IInd YEAR CURRICULUM)
PHARMACEUTICS PART I
Jincheng, finks high potency, Dr Skinners fluxion method and korsakoffs Method of Dynamization
External Applications, scope, component and preparation of Glycerol, Liniments, Cream, Ointment, Lotion, Plaster and Protective
Medication of Globules, Tablets, Diskettes etc.
Preservation of Mother Tincture and Potencies
Routes of Administration
Pharmacodynamics, Mechanism of Drug Action, Factors Modifying drug Action
Action of Drugs, Physical, Chemical, Dynamics
PHARMACEUTICS PART II
Introduction to drying process, study of tray dryers, fluidized bed dryer, vacuum dryer and freeze dryer
Sterilization, concept of sterilization and its difference from disinfection, thermal resistance of organism, detailed study of a) sterilization b) dry heat sterilization c)sterilization by filtration d) gaseous sterilization
Tablets definition, different type of compressed tablets and their properties, process involved in the production of tablets, tablets excipients, physical standers including disintegration and dissolution, tablet coating sugar coating, film coating, entering coating, micro capsulation
Capsules manufacturing of empty hard gelatin capsule, soft gelatin capsule, formulation and equipment used for manufacturing of hard gelatin capsule and quality control
Incompatible homoeopathic formulations based on homoeopathic philosophy. Incompatibilities in prescription, study of various types of incompatibilities- physical, chemical and therapeutic.
Packing and labeling of pharmaceuticals, type of containers, desirable features of containers, type of glass and plastic materials for containers, rubber as a material for containers their merits and demerits, introduction to aerosol packaging
INTRODUCTION TO HOMEOPATHIC PRINCIPLES
Disease- Natural and Artificial
Primary and secondary action of medicine
Drug proving (Homeopathic pathogenic trials)
Theory of chronic diseases
Source of homeopathic materia medica
Homeopathic materia medica
Comparative study of homeopathic Materia medica with materia medica of other systems of medicine
Scope and limitation of homeopathic therapeutic
PHARMACOLOGY AND TOXICOLOGY
Introduction to Pharmacology, scope of pharmacology
Routs of administration of drug, their advantages and disadvantages.
General mechanism, of drug action and the factors which modify drugs action
Definition of toxicology
Relationship with homoeopathy materia medica
Basic principles of Toxicity-acute, sub-acute and chronic
Local and systemic Toxicity
Common house hold poisons
Classification of poisons
Factor Modifying action of poisons
Fate of poison in body
List of drugs to be studied- in relation to pharmacological action (Drug)
Origin and nature of pharmaceutical legislation in India its scope and objectives. Evolution of the concept of Pharmacy as an integral part of Health Care systems.
Principals and significance of professional Ethics
Pharmacy Act, 1948- the general study of the pharmacy act with special reference to education regulation, working of state and central councils, constitutions of these councils and functions. Registration procedure under the Act.
The drug and cosmetic Act, 1940- General study of the drug and cosmetics act and the rules thereunder. Definition and salient feature relate to retail and wholesale distribution of drug. The Power of inspectors, the sampling procedures and the procedure formalities in obtaining licenses under the rule. Facilities to be provide running a pharmacy effectively. General study of the schedules with special reference of schedules C, CI, F, G, J, H, P and X and salient features of the labeling and storage condition of drugs
The Drugs and Magic remedies (Objectionable Advertisements. Magic remedies and objectionable and permitted advertisements- diseases which cannot be claim to cured
Narcotic drug and psychotropic substances Act, 1985-A Brief Study of the act with special reference to its objectives Offences and punishment
Brief introduction to the study of the following acts
a) Latest drug ( Price control) order in force
b) Poisons Act,1919 ( As amended to date )
c) Medicinal and toilet preparations ( Excise duties) Act,1955 ( As amended to date)
d) Medical Termination of pregnancy Act,1971 (As amended to date)
DRUG STORE AND BUSINESS MANAGEMENT
Introduction-Trade, Industry and commerce function and subdivision of commerce, Introduction to Elements of Economic and management
Forms of business organizations
Channels of Distribution
Drug house management-selection of site, space lay-out and legal requirements.
i. Importance and objectives of purchasing, selection of suppliers, credit information, tenders contracts and price determination and legal requirements thereto.
ii. Codification, handling of drug stores and other hospitals supplies.
Sales promotion, market research, salesmanship, qualities of a salesman, Advertising and window display.
Recruitment, training , evaluation and compensation of the pharmacist
Banking and finance service and functions of bank, finance planning and sources of finance
Introduction to the accounting concepts and convention ,double entry book keeping, different kind of accounts
General ledger and trial balance sheet
Simple technique of analyzing financial statements
Introduction to budgeting
HOSPITAL AND CLINICAL PHARMACY
Hospital definition, function, classification based on various criteria, organization, management and health delivery system in indie.
b) Function and objectives of hospital pharmaceutical services
c) Location, layout, Flow chart of material and men
d) Personal and facilities requirements including equipments based on individual and basic needs
e) Requirements and abilities required for hospital pharmacist
Drug distribution system in hospitals:
a) Out- Patient services
b) In-patient services (i) Types of service (ii) detail discussion of unit does system, floor ward stock systems, satellite pharmacy service, central sterile, bed side pharmacy
a) Economical consideration, estimation of demand
b) Sterile manufacture- large and small volume, parenteral facilities, requirements, layout production planning manpower requirements
c) Non-sterile manufacture-Liquid oral , Externals-bulk concentrates
d) Procurements for stores and testing of raw materials
Nomenclature and uses of surgical instruments and hospital equipment and health accessories surgical dressing like cotton, gauze, bandage and adhesive tapes including their pharmacopoeial test for quality. Other hospital supply e.g. I.V. sets, B.G. Sets, Ryles tubes, catheters, syringes etc.
Application of computer in maintenance of records, inventory control, medication monitoring, drug information and data storage and retrieval in hospital and retail pharmacy establishments
Introduction to clinical pharmacy practice- definition, scope
Modern dispensing aspects- Pharmacist and patients counseling and advice for the use of common drug medication history
Common daily terminology used in the practice of medicine
bio- availability of drug, including factors affecting it
Board of Homoeopathic System of medicine (Govt.of Delhi) will be providing the certificate and mark sheet after successful completion of the course.
|Nos. of seats||:||25|
|Admission||:||In the Month of July|
|Eligibility||:||12th Pass with PCB|
|Fee||:||Rs. 40,000 (Tuition Fee) and 10,000/- (Security Fee)per year|
Rs.50,000/- INR (for Indian Residents) $$-1500/- US$ (for out of India) for the one year course duration, payable through Demand Draft /Cheque /Cash / Bank Transfer in favor of "SIMPATHY" in Account no 3976002100006387 (IFS CODE PUNB 0751200) Punjab National Bank, Badarpur New Delhi-110044.
If any candidate withdraws, no refund can be claimed. The course fee is to be remitted after the final selection of the candidates. Preference will be given to employees of Government/Partner Societies /Corporate/Autonomous Bodies, NGO/Private Sector.
The candidate will be required to produce the certificates of education, proof of date of birth, and other testimonials for admission. The candidates should fill up the application form online / mail /whatsapp or to be submitted in the office by hand or registered post before Last Date on the address of SIMPATHY C-79/6 Om Nagar, Badarpur, New Delhi-44.
Applications received after the due date may not be considered. The list of shortlisted candidates would be posted on notice board / Intimate by phone / SMS by course coordinator.