Uttar Pradesh University of Medical Sciences

Saifai Etawah UP-206130

Pharmacology Department

Pharmacovigilance centre

The department of Pharmacology is the regional Pharmacovigilance centre under Pharmacovigilance Programme of India (PvPI) and is actively involved in collecting adverse drug events/reactions from various departments of the hospital. The information collected is uploaded at WHO-UMC software-Vigiflow to be received at IPC, Ghaziabad which is the National Coordinating centre under this Programme and gathered in national database and from there it is ultimately sent to WHO-UMC, Sweden. This process helps in making regulatory decisions regarding drugs like drug withdrawal /ban from marketing /adding black box warnings to the labels etc., thereby ensuring safe use of the drugs.

Co-ordinator: Dr Asha Pathak
Department of Pharmacology

Technical associate: Mr. Ram Kumar Dixit
Mob no: 7351041814

Ongoing Research Projects: Pharmacology Deptt.
  • Evaluation of Antidepressant and analgesic activity of Tapentadol with Mirtazapin: An Experimental study: Mr. Pankaj Kumar Chaudhary, Dr. Atul Jain, Dr. Asha Pathak, Dr. Neha Sharma, Dr. Atul Kumar Mishra, Dr. Arvind Kumar Maurya- sent for publication.
  • Comparison of Antidepressant & analgesic activity of venlafaxine with fluoxetinge in mice: Mr. Pankaj Kumar Chaudhary, Mr. Rajveer Singh Rathore, Dr. Atul Jain, Dr. Ajitesh Mishra, Dr. Neha Sharma.
  • Knowledge, attitude & perception of antibiotic among medical & non medical students of private university of Jaipur: Dr. Atul Jain, Dr. Asha Pathak, Dr. Varun Agarwal, Dr. Arvind Kumar Maurya, Mr. Pankaj Kumar Chaudhary.
  • An Evaluation of comparative efficacies of Amla (Emblica officinalis) & Atorvastatin in patients with type-II hyperlipidemia in Tertiary care hospital of westeren U.P.: Dr. Atul Jain, Dr. Asha Pathak, Dr. Arvind Kumar Maurya, Dr. P.S. Singh, Dr. K.S. Zafar & Mr. Pankaj Kumar Chaudhary.
  • Comparative Antidepressant activity of agomelatine with fluoxetine in mice: Dr. Atul Jain, Mr. Pankaj, Dr. Chandra Veer Singh, Dr. Asha Pathak, Dr. Arvind Maurya.
  • Antibiotic use in paediatric patients of UP RIMS&R, Saifai: Dr. Asha Pathak, Dr. Atul Jain, Mr. Pankaj Kumar Chaudhary, Dr. Arvind Maurya.
  • The Antihyperglycemic effect of concomittent use of ethanolic extract of aloe Vera & aqueous extract of vijaysar and their comparision with Glimepiride in rats: Dr. Arvind Maurya, Dr. Atul Jain, Dr. Asha Pathak.
  • Efficacy of Vijaysar, Aloe Vera alone and their combination in the Treatment of newly diagnosed cases of type-II diabetes mellitus: A randomised single blind prospective study: Dr. Arvind Kumar Maurya, Dr. Atul Jain, Dr. P.S. Singh, Dr. Alok Dixit, Dr. Chandra Veer Singh, Dr. K.S. Zafar.
  • Dr. Asha Pathak, “Assessment of drug prescribing pattern in hospitalized pt at tertiary teaching hospital in rural aria of western UP by using WHO, Health care indicating”
  • Mr. Vinay Gupta, Project “Phytochemical and Pharmacologyical Evaluation of Cassia glauca and Ficus arnottiana.
Contact Us

Department of Pharmacology
2nd Floor, Academic Block
Uttar Pradesh Rural Institute of Medical Sciences, Saifai, Etawah, PIN-206130