Volume 77, Issue 1

Editors Note p. 1

Editor Speaks

Divakar Goli

Review Article p. 2

Current scenario of spurious and substandard medicines in india: A systematic review

AN Khan, RK Khar

Research Paper p. 8

Myths and facts about vitiligo: An epidemiological study

Suja Abraham, Padma Raghavan

Research Paper p. 14

Liquid chromatographic method for irinotecan estimation: Screening of p-gp modulators

M Tariq, LM Negi, Sushama Talegaonkar, FJ Ahmad, Zeenat Iqbal, AM Khan

Research Paper p. 24

Novel 3,4-methylenedioxybenzene scaffold incorporated 1,3,5-trisubstituted-2-pyrazolines: Synthesis, characterization and evaluation for chemotherapeutic activity

SR Deshpande, SN Nagrale, MV Patil, SS Chavan

Research Paper p. 34

Preparation and crystallographic analysis of gliclazide polymorphs

AJ Rajamma, SB Sateesha, MK Narode, V R S S Prashanth, AM Karthik

Research Paper p. 41

In vitro antioxidant potential in sequential extracts of Curcuma caesia roxb. rhizomes

J Reenu, Shamina Azeez, Chempakam Bhageerathy

Research Paper p. 49

Matrix solid-phase dispersion extraction and quantification of alpinetin in amomum seed using validated HPLC and HPTLC methods

M Singh, YT Kamal, MA Khan, Rabea Parveen, SH Ansari, S Ahmad

Research Paper p. 55

Bioadhesive films containing fluconazole for mucocutaneous candidiasis

SK Patel, DR Shah, S Tiwari

Research Paper p. 62

Single and dual drug release patterns from shellac wax-lutrol matrix tablets fabricated with fusion and molding techniques

T Phaechamud, C Choncheewa

Research Paper p. 75

Identification and characterization of hydrolytic degradation products of cefditoren pivoxil using LC and LC-MS/TOF

VT Gawande, KG Bothara, A Singh, AA Mahajan

Research Paper p. 83

Formulation and evaluation of mouth disintegrating tablets of atenolol and atorvastatin

RM Sarfraz, HU Khan, A Mahmood, M Ahmad, S Maheen, M Sher

Research Paper p. 91

Separation and identification of phenolic acid and flavonoids from Nerium indicum flowers

A Vinayagam, PN Sudha

Research Paper p. 96

Protective effect of sitagliptin and rosuvastatin combination on vascular endothelial dysfunction in type-2 diabetes

Vandana S Nade, LA Kawale, KM Patel

Short Communication p. 103

Effect of atracylodes rhizome polysaccharide in rats with adenine-induced chronic renal failure

C Yang, C Liu, Q Zhou, YC Xie, XM QIU, X Feng

Short Communication p. 107

Preparation and characterization of 125 I labeled bovine serum albumin

KS Ashwitha Rai, Jyothi, RR Rasmi, Jayula Sarnaik, VB Kadwad, KB Shenoy, HM Somashekarappa

Short Communication p. 111

TLC and HPTLC fingerprints of various secondary metabolites in the stem of the traditional medicinal climber, solena amplexicaulis

K Karthika, S Paulsamy

Short Communication p. 116

Microwave-assisted extraction of alantolactone and isoalantolactone from inula helenium

YM Zhao, J Wang, HB Liu, CY Guo, WM Zhang

Short Communication p. 120

Determination of ethanol content in ayurvedic formulations kumaryasava and mustakarista by gas chromatography

PS Selvan, E Sanmuga Priya