Definition of Pharmacy and Type of B Pharma and D-Pharma
“Pharmacy” is the science and technique of preparing and dispensing drugs. It is a health profession that links health sciences with chemical sciences and aims to ensure the safe and effective use of pharmaceutical drugs. “Bachelor of pharmacy” help the work of pharmacists & other health professionals by performing a variety of pharmacy related functions, with dispensing prescription drugs & other medical devices to patients and instructing on their use. Type of pharmacy : “Nuclear, Military, Veterinary, Compounding, Ambulatory care, Clinical pharmacy, bartells pharmacy and other like sun pharma, aurobindo pharma, mankind pharma, purdue and kite pharma”
What is difference between Diploma (D) in Pharmacy and Bachelor (B) pharmacy?
Diploma in pharmacy is a diploma course of 2 years after your XII science, you can finish the degree and have your own medical store or get a jobs of sales person who can get a average salary around 14k and B pharma is a better education in the pharmaceuticals where you will get a bachelor degree and become eligible for M. Pharmacy.
The duration of B.Pharm. is four years whose curriculum is covered in a number of 6-8 Semesters varying from college to college. Pharma education and profession in India up to graduate level is regulated by the Pharma Council of India (PCI). Students are expected to perform a number of experiments along with theory classes.
Diploma in Pharmacy Course Details and Admission Eligibility Criteria
B-Pharm admission eligibility criteria : “Bachelor of Pharmacy course” duration is 4-years. Student to have cleared 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, Maths (PCM) or Chemistry, Physics, Biology (PCB) or Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics and Biology. One must also pass with at least 45% marks in Pre University Course with biology / mathematics as one of the subjects, or complete a D.Pharma. (Diploma in Pharmacy).
The B.Pharma is an “undergraduate pharmacy course”. The duration of bachelor of pharmacy is four years whose curriculum is covered in 6-8 semesters, and varying from ‘B.Pharm institute’ to institute. curriculum provides valuable knowledge of health care and bio-chemical science. Bachelor Degree in B Pharma enables one to practice the profession of a Pharmacist.
Type of B-Pharma and D-Pharma
Military pharmacy is an entirely different working environment due to the fact that technicians perform most duties that in a civilian sector would be illegal.
Nuclear pharma focuses on preparing radioactive materials for diagnostic test & for treating certain all diseases.
Pharmacists provide direct patient care services that optimizes the use of medication and promotes health, wellness, and disease prevention.
The Veterinary pharmacies, sometimes called animal pharmacies, may fall in the category of hospital pharmacy, retail pharmacy or mail-order pharmacy.
Ambulatory care pharmacy
Since the emergence of modern clinical pharmacy, ambulatory care pharmacy practice has emerged as a unique pharmacy practice setting.
Compounding is the practice of preparing drugs in new forms. For example, if a drug manufacturer only provides a drug as a tablet, a compounding pharmacist might make a medicated lollipop that contains the drug.
What is Basic Salary of Pharmacy technician and jobs in India?
Salaries for Pharmacy technician vary by company to company. The yearly average Salary range is 2.75 to 5.5 and average bonus is Rs 10,800. The pharmacy technicians work pharmacies departments of drug stores, such as Walgreens or CVS, and may also work at hospitals or clinics which dispense medication directly to patients.