Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences(0250-474X),, is the official scientific publication of the Indian Pharmaceutical Association. It started in 1939 as the Indian Journal of Pharmacy. The journal is published Bimonthly. Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences Volume 80, Issue 2 Effect of Surfactant Coating on Brain Targeting Polymeric Nanoparticles a Review B. J. Chacko*, S. Palanisamy, N. L. Gowrishankar, J. Honeypriya and A. Sumathy An Overview of Nondrug Therapies for the Treatment of Epilepsy V. R. Yasam*, Satya Lavanya Jakki, V. Senthil, N. Jawahar, P. Vengal Rao and N. S. S. Chalichem Development and Validation of a HPLCbased Bioanalytical Method for Lorcaserin using Solid Phase Extraction and Application to a Pharmacokinetic Study in Rats Sadhana J. Rajput*, Mansi A. Sathe and Swati D. Patel Synthesis and Antimicrobial Activity of Fluorine Containing Pyrazoleclubbed Dihydropyrimidinones N. C. Desai*, H. V. Vaghani, B. Y. Patel and T. J. Karkar Polyherbal Ayurvedic Powder Effectively Reduces Blood Sugar in Streptozotocininduced Diabetic Rats B. Bhattacharya and K. R. C. Reddy* Topical Nanoemmigel Formulation of iBoswellia serratai K. Harsha* and K. K. Shreya Quantitative Spectrophotometric Determinations of Fesup3sup in Iron Polymaltose Solution Maria Totan, Elisabeta Antonescu* and Felicia G. Gligor Nutritional Composition Analysis of Secondary Metabolites and Antioxidative Effects of the Leaves of iGlobularia alypumi L L. Khantouche*, F. Guesmi, S. Motri, M. Mejri and M. Abderabba Isolation Characterization and Evaluation of iOcimum Basilicumi Seed Mucilage for Tableting Performance F. J. Sayyad and Sfurti S. Sakhare* Population Pharmacokinetics of Sirolimus in Healthy Chinese Subjects M. Peng, G. Zhao, X. Li and M. Chen* Influence of Ionic Strength on the pHsensitive iin vitroi Ibuprofen Release from Dextranpolyacrylic acid Copolymer Yanna Zheng, X. Jin and Xie Wu Antiproliferative and Apoptosisinducing Effects of iAbrus precatoriusi Against Human Monocytic Leukaemia THP1 Cell Line M. Z. Gul, S. Chandrasekaran, K. Manjulatha, M. Y. Bhat, R. Maurya, I. A. Qureshi and I. A. Ghazi* Kinetics of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient Solubility in Water with Different Hydrogen Isotopic Content E. V. Uspenskaya*, E. V. Anfimova, A.V. Syroeshkin and T. V. Pleteneva Acute and Chronic Toxicity of iRasamanikyai an Ayurvedic Arsenical Formulation in Rats S. Y. Chaudhari*, S. Biradar, M. Nariya, R. Galib and P. K. Prajapati Assignment of Optimum Surfactants Blend and Right Oil Phase Concentration of Oil in Water Emulsion A. K. Hassan* Formulation Development and Stability of Granisetron Sustained Release Oral Dispersible Tablets C. P. Krishna, N. K. Rangra, R. Samanta and K. K. Pradhan* Development and Optimization of Piroxicamloaded Solid Selfmicro emulsifying Drug Delivery System Seema Pattewar*, S. B. Kasture, V.V. Pande, D.N. Patil and S. K. Sharma Estimation of Aloeemodin Content in iCassia grandisi and iCassia garrettianai Leaves Using TLC Densitometric Method and TLC Image Analysis A. Sihanat, C. Palanuvej, N. Ruangrunsi and K. Rungsihirunrat* Stabilityindicating UVVis Spectrophotometric Method for Diazepam Development and Validation S. Chakraborty, S. Sharmin, S. R. Rony, S. A. I. Ahmad and Md. Soab* Antiproliferative and DNAcleaving Activities and Phytochemical Screening of iBalanites roxburghianai Linn Fruit Extracts S. P. Soul Shekhar, K. Manjulatha, N. D. Satyanarayan* and W. A. Al-Baadani Patient Satisfaction with Protonpump Inhibitors in a Tertiary Care Teaching Hospital Kousalya Prabahar*, G. Arun, Shanthi Vijayaraghavan, H. Sharma, Keerthi Chaitanya and S. Teja iIn vivoi Evaluation of Antiasthmatic Activity of the Essential Oil of iZanthoxylum armatumi S. Sharma, V. P. Rasal, R. K. Joshi* and P. A. Patil An Evaluation of Prescriptions Dispensed in Malaysian Community Pharmacies in the Absence of Dispensing Separation J. S. E. Loo*, M. H. Loh and J. J. L. Tiong Biodegradable iin situi Gel for Subcutaneous Administration of Simvastatin for Osteoporosis Monika N. Shekhawat, Zubiya Surti, Naazneen Surti* Obituary of Dr C L Kaul Author Index 2017 Reviewer Index 2017