Pharmacology is the study of drugs – how do drugs act and what are their unwanted effects. In the department of pharmacology, various experiments are carried out to study the effects of different drug categories, providing training to students in fundamentals of anatomy, physiology, health education, experimental, clinical pharmacology and therapeutics. The pharmacology and physiology laboratories are well equipped with facilities for research in areas like neuropharmacology, cardiovascular, antihyperlipidemic, antiasthmatic studies, anti-inflammatory etc. The department is actively involved in the research projects and the research papers are published in the National and International journals of repute.
Department of Pharmacology has well equipped ‘Animal House’ registered under CPCSEA, New Delhi.
Research Grants Received : Total Amount : 4.2 Lakhs
- Research grant of Rs. 2,00,000/- (Rs. Two lakhs) from University of Pune for the project entitled “Neuropharmacological study of different parts of Passiflora incarnata.”
- Research grant Rs. 2.2 lakhs from Savitribai Phule Pune University for “ Evaluation of Anti- Asthamatic activity of some Indian medicinal plants”.