courses in pharmacy

courses in pharmacy

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Pharmacists study the chemistry of drugs, their origin, procedures for drug developments, their
preparations, dispensing effects and eventual uses for presentation and treatment of disease. Pharmacists work
in four areas: hospital pharmacy, retail pharmacy, industrial pharmacy and research to develop new
formulations, conduct clinical trials where drugs are tested for safety and effectiveness. They also work in
marketing. Research pharmacists work in Pharmaceutical firms, research organizations and laboratories. If you
have a scientific bent of mind and interest in medicine, pharmacy would be an interesting option. An ability to
work methodically carefully and accuracy is needed. Registered Pharmacists work in various health centers,
hospitals and medical dispensing stores and in pharmaceutical industries. They also work in Drug Control
Administration as Drug Inspector. Study of Pharmacy can be pursued at the following levels – Diploma of 2
years, 3years, and Degree of 4 years duration after class XII with (PCM/B)

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