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Comparative study of Pharmacy and Medical syllabus


Pharmacy and Medical study

Pharmacy is a health profession that that links health sciences with chemical sciences and aims to ensure the safe and effective use of pharmaceutical drugs. The scope of pharmacy practice includes more crucial roles in health system management such as compounding and dispensing medications, clinical services, reviewing medications for safety and efficacy, and providing drug information. Pharmacists, therefore, are the experts on drug therapy and are the primary health professionals who optimize use of medication for the benefit of the patients.

Pharmacy Short Courses in Bangladesh


In Bangladesh, it’s not hard to find a pharmacy. But trained pharmacists are in short supply – fewer than one for every 1000 Bangladeshis—so patients receive prescribed medicine without oversight, increasing risk for damaging side effects, antibiotic resistance or worse.

After completing SSC, students can directly join pharmacy where it can be a professional career. A diploma in pharmacy can join in government/ Private sector like Retail Pharmacist and Industrial Pharmacist.

To improve health care in Bangladesh, few organizations are training pharmacy staff in different areas of pharmacy practice, including good dispensing practices, drug safety, patient counseling and pharmaceutical management of chronic disease.

HPLC Principle, Classification, Instrumentation, Mechanism of Action and Application


HPLC means High-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC; also referred to as high-pressure liquid chromatography), is a technique in analytical chemistry used to separate, identify, and quantify each component in a mixture. It's also called high-price liquid chromatography. Most of the pharmaceutical companies used this chromatographic technique highly.


HPLC is a form of column chromatography that pumps a sample mixture or analyte in a solvent (known as the mobile phase) at high pressure through a column with chromatographic packing material (stationary phase).


The principle, instrumentation, applications and mechanism of action of HPLC are given below -

OTC Treatment for Ringworm


Ringworm is a skin infection caused by different types of fungus. It's a more common problem in India-subcontinent. Most ringworm infections can be cured with over-the-counter antifungal products.

An infection with these fungi is medically known as dermatophytosis. Skin fungi can only live on the dead layer of keratin protein on top of the skin. They rarely invade deeper into the body.

Top 10 Diseases in Bangladesh


Health and education levels are now increasing in Bangladesh. But due to lack of proper and sufficient knowledges, they have suffered more diseases compare with developed countries. Here we try to find out top ten common diseases in Bangladesh -

According to World Life Expectancy, Top 10 diseases in Bangladesh

  1. Lung Disease
  2. Tuberculosis
  3. Influenza and Pneumonia
  4. Stroke

OTC treatment for UTI


UTI (Urinary Tract Infection) is an infection involving the kidneys, ureters, bladder, or urethra. UTI is one of the commonest problems in different country. Mostly occurs in Female.

Predisposing factors include in UTI:

  1. Urinary stasis
  2. Dehydration
  3. Infection by E.coli(90%)
  4. No urination after having sex
  5. Diabetes
  6. Pregnancy

A Guideline of Medical Study in Bangladesh


Medical courses study in Bangladesh are MBBS, BDS, MD, MS, MDS, PG Medical Diploma, M.Phil, PhD. Standard of medical study in Bangladesh is 2nd position in sub-continent. All of the Medical Colleges/Universities approved by M.C.I, WHO and Other health organizations.


Medical study in Bangladesh is similar to Medical study in India with all respect like- similar syllabus, same books, same study pattern. Apart from the local citizens, people round the corners of the world come here to pursue higher education in different disciplines. The main reason for this is compared to any other European countries; education is available here at the cheapest rate.

A List of Multinational Pharmaceutical Companies in Bangladesh


A list of multinational pharmaceutical companies in Bangladesh are given below -


GSK Bangladesh

GlaxoSmithKline(GSK) Bangladesh Limited carries with it an enviable image and reputation for the past 6 decades. A subsidiary of GlaxoSmithKline plc- one of the world's leading research-based pharmaceutical and healthcare companies GSK Bangladesh, continues to be committed to improving the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer. The Company’s principle activities include secondary manufacture of pharmaceutical products and marketing of vaccines, pharmaceutical healthcare products and healthfood drinks.

Julphar Bangladesh

Julphar Bangladesh Ltd., a subsidiary of Julphar, UAE, started its journey on July 31, 2009. The visionary leader, His Highness the ruler of Ras Al Khaimah (RAK), Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qusimi the architect of the global conglomerate RAK Group, initiated the journey of Julphar Bangladesh Ltd.

Top 10 Pharmaceutical Companies in Bangladesh 2016


Depending on annual sales, income and revenue per employee in 2015, the top 10 pharmaceutical companies in Bangladesh (2016) are -


1. Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Turnover
41,678.78 million (2015-2016)

2. Incepta Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

3. Beximco Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Net sales
12,965.51 million (January-December, 2015)
7,069.0 million (January-June, 2016)

4. Renata Ltd.
Turnover
12,880.9 million (During January-December, 2015)
7,318.10 million (During January-June, 2016)

5. Opsonin Pharma Ltd.