objects of research in Ayurveda, Ancient modern methods of Research.Setting up of a basic research laboratory
including Animal House.
Principles and methods of fundamental,
clinical, drug and literary research.Manuscriptology principles and methods of survey of medical plants.
Radio-isotopes and their role in medical
research.Radiation and their biological
Introduction of specific research instruments
like chromatography Spectrometer, Calorimeter, Electrophoresis apparatus and
other latest research instruments.
of statistical methods to Ayurvedic research, collection, compilation and
tabulation of medical statistics, methods of presentation of data, calculation
of mean, median and mode, measurement of variability, standard deviation,
standard error, normal probability curve.
2.Concept of regression and
co-relation and their interpretation.
3.Tests of significance, tx2
and F test and their simple application.
of medical experimentation on variation in experimental design.
4.Methods in Biostatistics for Medical
5.Introduction to BiostatisticsHuldaliBancroft
6.Practical Problem in StatisticsD .N., Elhance
8.A short text book of Medical
9.Introduction to Clinical Research WilliamC.Scheffer
10.A short text book of Medical
(Any one of the following groups
should be taken as per Naidanikiya or Anaidanikiya group)
2. (a)Basic Principles of Ayurveda.
2. (b)Basic principles of Sharir
2. (c)Basic Principles of Dravya guna and Rasa-Shastra.
2. (d)Basic underline practical principles of Medicine.
2.(a) Fundamentals ofNidan and
Chikitsa (Etiology and treatment)
2.(b)Fundamentals of Shalya and Shalakya Tantra
2.(c)Basic Principles of Prasuti Tantra, Stri-Rogand Kaumarbhritya
2.(d) Underline practical principles of Medicine.
1.Basic Principles of Ayurveda
Basic Principles of Ayurveda, Principles and technical
terms of other darshan along with Sankhya and Vaisheshik darshana.
knowledge of principles of Sankhya & Vaisheshik along with other darshana
(Philosophy) incorporated in Ayurvedic literature. Importance ofAyurvedic Philosophical concept,
determination of padartha, determination of tetra, description of vada-marga,
proper knowledge of Basic principle of Ayurveda, theory of evolutions,
determination of purusha according to dhatu-bheda, description of tantraukti
its utility, number and knowledge of technical terms of Ayurveda.
matters of Charak & Sushrut
darshanamAcharya Rajkumar Jain
2.Basic principles of Sharir (RachanaSharir and KriyaSharir)
of the main principles of practical rachana sharir & Kriya sharer (anatomy
and physiology). Specific study of the following matters in the preview of
prakriti & vikriti:
of Sira & Dhamani along with the study of Snayu, Nadi, and Kandara.
of srotas according to Charak & Sushrut.
study of marma, with definition, variety, description, site anatomical
distribution, specific action & establishment of its importance.
of Agni, its importance, specific variety and
of Mahasrotas, description of kostha,anatomical & physiological study of Hridya (Heart),Kloma, Phuphus (Lungs) Yakrit, Pliha, Unduk,
Vrikka (Kidney), Nabhi, Dimba, Basti etc. Functional study of Dhatu, Oja, Gyanedriya,
Mana, Buddhi etc. & other related structures.
matters of CharakSamhita
sthan of Sushrut
matters of AshtangSamgraha and Hridaya
3.Basic Principles of DravyagunaVigyan
& specific knowledge of the principles described in DravyagunaShastra.
Determinations of specific Ganas & Varga. Determination of practical
importance of Rasa, guna, virya, vipaka, & prabhava principles. Knowledge
of the technical terms (like dipan, pachan etc) described in Dravyaguna.
Knowledge of the newer methods of drug research. Classification of Rasa-dravya
& their practical utility. Description of Dhatu, Updhatu, Ratna, Uparatna,
Visha, & Upavisha & their main formulations.
types of kashaya kalpana, formulation of Asava, Arishta, Bhasma, Loha, Mandur,
formulation of ghrita ,tail, Avaleha and paka kalpana and their practical
knowledge & utility.Knowledge of
recent methods & instruments of BhaishajaKalpana
Practical Principles of Medicine
knowledge of the basic principles of modern medicine, Homeopathy, Unani, Siddha,
Chainic, Tibbati and other prevailing systems of medicine in the purview of the
basic principles of Ayurvedic Medicine.
Description of general and specific
principles of kayacikitsa
of dosha & dushya, Knowledge of avarana (overriding) of doshas, specific
knowledge of samsarga and sannipata of Dosha, Description of srotodusti,
sequence of treatment of the different variety of diseases and group of
diseases. Practical knowledge of the principles of treatment, increaseof Kshina Dosha and depletion of vriddha
dosha, shadvidha upakram, dvividha upakrama (Santarpana & Apatarpana)
andShadvidhakriyakalopakrama etc .
knowledge of methods of Rasayana & Vajikarana and the medicinal
formulations to be used in those processes. Practical importance of purvakarma,
pashchatkarma & methods of Panchakarma, knowledge of diseases related to
difference systems like Pranavaha, Raktavaha etc.
1-CharakaSamhita with chakrapanidutta
2-SushrutSamhitarelated to medicine
and AshtangHridaya related to medicine
Cikitsadarsha- Pandit RajesvarduttaShastri
Principles of Rog -Nidan & VikritiVigyanam
study of various methods of the examination of diseases and patients specially
Dvividha, Trividha, chaturvidha, Panchavidha, Shadvidha, Astavidha &
Dasavidha pariksha and their specific utility in medical science. Knowledge of
different new methods and instruments related to examination of patients.
Examination of vitiated dosha, dhatu & mala.Assessment of importance of examination in
different diseases, proper knowledge of avarana of dosha, dhatu & mala.
Importance of features due to avarana as specific causative factors in the
production of the diseases. Proper acquaintance of Ashayapakarsha, Trividha rogmarga,
sanchayadi-kriyakala as per etiopathological view.Specific knowledge of pathogenesis of
diseases, importance of pathogenesis in the manifestation of disease. Knowledge
of natural immunity. Knowledge of ArishtaVigyan
(Bad Prognostic signs).
Sthan of Charak Samhita
2-Related matters of SushrutSamhita, AshtangSamgraha and AshtangHridaya
MadhavaNidan— Madhukosha Commentary
2. Basic Principles
of Shalya & Shalakya Tantra
of rakta and establishment of its 4th doshatwa in the perview of the
knowledge of dosha, dhatu & mala. Proper knowledge of diseases described in
Shalyatantra and their etiology, pathogenesis, clinical features and treatment.
Knowledge of Yantra, Shastra & Anustrastra.Merits and demerits of shastra.Practical knowledge of astavidha shastra karma in different diseases.
Surgical diseases and their methods. Kinds of Vrana, methods of vrana bandhan,
sixty procedures of vranas, importance of application of Kshar, method of
prepartion of Kshar. A brief knowledge of required medicines for kshar
preparation. Method of application of Kshar in different diseases, knowledge of
application of Kshar, knowledge of agnikarma and its applicability, practical
knowledge and description of different variety of rakta mokshana like
siravedha, Shrings, Jalouka andAlabu.
knowledge of diseases above the clavicle, their etiology and clinical features.
Knowledge of practical application and method of preparation of different
procedures applicable in diseases above the clavicle like ashchyotan, vidalaka,
putapaka, tarpana, Anjan, Dhumpana, Kavala, Gandusha, Raktamokshan, nasya,
Sirovasti etc. Description along with practical application of newer
instruments applied in different diseases depicted in Shalakya Tantra.
1.Related matters of SushrutSamhita, AshtangSamgraha and AshtangHridaya
Principles of Prasuti tantra, StriRog and Kaumarbhritya
of importance of female anatomy, anatomy of uterus, associated hormones of
menstrual cycle, ovum, fertilization & implantation, formation of twin
pregnancy, underlying causes of the formation of foetus, Sada-dhatvatmka form
of fetus, Maternal factors, and development of foetus, foetal implantation,
Endometrial membrane, Nutrition of the foetus, Sex formation in foetus and
ante-natal and pre-natal care, formation of Jarayu (amniotic membrane) and
stages of labour management, haemorrhage and its control, types of foetal
expulsion, Therapeutic measures of normal labour, Abnormal labour, knowledge of
cephalo-pelvic disproportion, Mudhagarbha (Obstructed labour), complications
and treatment of abortion and miscarriage, Post-labour measures, cutting of
umbilical cord, abnormalities of lactation.
StanyaRog, general disease in female, Rakta
gulma (hydatidiform mole), Breast and Uterine cancer, Uterine prolapse,
exogenous vaginal diseases. Etiology,
pathogenesis and symptomatic treatment of diseases occurring in females,
knowledge of methods uttrar Basti, pichu, Varti, lepa, dhupan (fumigation),
dhavan (douching), agnikarma (Cauterisation) etc. Different types and uses of
various surgical methods in different female disorders.
examination, Neo-natal care and nutrition of New born (neonate). Balashosa (Marasmus),
Pari-Garbhika, phakka (Rickets), jalashirsha (Hydrocephalus) and other diseases
like kasa, swasa, Grahani, Diarrhoea, paksaghata (Paralysis), Heart diseases,
Kukunaka (Conjunctivitis), obstructed anus, Phimosis and horn, Trachoma,
Charmadala, Kshiralaska, Ulvaka Rog,Vomiting,Child epilepsy, Worm
infestations, Talukantaka, Treatment of diseases due to (grahavadha) external
demons according to their etiology and symptoms.
portion of CharakSamhita
Abhinav Prasuti Tantra— Ayodhya Prasad Achal
AbhinavStri rog Vigyan—
Ayodhya Prasad Achal
6. Kumat Tantra Samccaya— Ramanath dvivedi
Underlying Practical Principles of Treatment
knowledge of the basic principles of modern medicine, Homeopathy, Unani,
Siddha, Chainic, Tibbati and other prevailing systems of medicine in the
purview of the basic principles of Ayurvedic Medicine.
of general and specific principles of kayacikitsa
of dosha & dushya, knowledge of avarana (over riding) of doshas, specific
knowledge of samsarga and sannipata of Dosha, Description of srotodusti,
sequence of treatment of the different variety of diseases and group of
diseases. Practical knowledge of the principles of treatment, increase of
Kshina Dosha and depletion of vrddha dosha, shadvidha upakram, dvividha
upakrama (Santarpana & Apatarpana) andShadvidhakriyakalopakrama etc .
knowledge of methods of Rasayana & Vajikarana and the medicinal formulations
to be used in those processes. Practical importance of purvakarma, pashchatkarma
& methods of Panchakarma, knowledge of diseases related to difference
systems like Pranavaha, Raktavaha etc.
1-CharakSamhita with cakrapanidutta
2-SushrutSamhitarelated to medicine
and AshtangHridaya related to medicine
4-Cikitsadarsha- Pandit RajesvarduttaShastri
– SIDDHANT - DARSHANA
description of main basic principles described in Charak Samhita, Sushrut
Samhita, Ashtang Hridya, Ashtang Samgraha etc.; analysis of principles
specially loka-purusha samya, panchmahabhuta, tanmatra, tridosha, sapta dhatu,
mala, oja, agni, ama, ashtahar-vidhi visehsaytana, upstambha, srotas, bij
chatushtaya, dravya-guna-rasa-virya-vipaka; vad-vidhi, gyanopaya, description
of karanarupa padartha according to ayurveda.
PAPER - II
philosophy of ayurveda, discussion, and critical study of philosophical
principles incorporated in ayurvedic text especially avyaktam (parkriti), shrishtikrama,
chaturvidha pariksha, pramanvada (epistemology), shat padartha, karan karya
vada, description of karya and karana along with their variety, description of
karya, vivartavada, satkaryavad, parinamvada, arambhavada, parmanuvada etc.,
analytical study of basic principles of samkhya-nyaya-vaisheshika darshana,
clinical/practical applications of above mentioned principles in therapeutics
and research fields.
PAPER - III
study of the depicted principles of ayurveda for achieving the goal along with
the principles of other philosophical schools. Manovimarsha, atma-vicara,
moksha, punarjanma, svabhavoparamvada, ashtangyoga, anekantavada, syatvada,
chatuviddha siddhant, tantra yukti, tachhilya, kalpana, arthashrya, vyakhya,
vakyartha bodhak vrittis, tantraguna, tantradosha, vadamarga, pada – analytical
study of above mentioned principles with applying these in therapeutics and
Darshan Vangamayasya Itihas
description of tantra kartas (authors), pratisamskartas (redactors), tika-karas
(commentators), famous personalities of rasa-shastra, nighantukaras and their
works from ancient times till date; introduction and contribution of famous
authors of ayurvedic texts in twentieth century; developmental studies of
branches of ayurveda. Recognition of education and research in ayurveda by the
government, globalisation of science of ayurveda, introduction of department of
AYUSH established by central government health ministry and councils under
AYUSH- CCIM, CCRAS. Formation, introduction and activities of organisations
1.Clinical/practical study of panchmahabhuta, tridosha, dhatu, mala etc
referring to karana and karya.
2.Application of methods of examination of charak in the examination of
dravya, guna, rog and rogi.
3.Examination of minimum 100 patients in hospital is essential with
practical study and application of essential secondary principles in those.
1.Charak Samhita With Chakrapani commentary
2.SushrutaSamhita With Dalhana Commentary
7.Yoga Darshan -
CharakSamhita complete with Ayurvedadipika commentary
samhita complete and Nibandha samgraha commentary by AcharyaDalhana
on Sutra- sthana and Sharir- sthana only.
Sutra- sthanamatram with Sarvanga -sundara commentary by ArunaDatta
and Ayurveda- rasayana commentary by Hemadri.
historical introduction and contribution of propounder, redactors and
commentators of Brihattrayi.
explanation of some references from Charak, Sushrut and Ashtang hridaya be
related to the present day scenario and should be utilized for practical
along with above said commentaries.
a)Description of Sharir
introduction. Etymological derivation of Sharir.Explanaton of Sharir. Shadangatva, Knowledge
and importance of Sharir and Shaarir, Tridoshamayatvam, Panchabhoutikatvam, SukshmaSharir.
etymological derivation of 'Koshtha' and Koshthangas, detailed study of each
Koshthanga Includes systemic Anatomy.
c) Snayu and Kandara
study of Snayu, Kandara, Rajju and their general description.
Introduction and description of bones, difference among number of bones
according to followers of Veda and Shalya Tantra. Derivation of Asthi. Types of
bones, ossification and detailed study of each bone and its applied anatomy.
e) Sandhi Sharir
features, number, types and applied anatomy of joints.
f) Sira, Dhamani and SrotasSharir
derivation, definition, synonyms, number and types of Sira, Dhamni and
Srotas,anatomical difference among Sira,
Dhamani and Srotas, description of Vedhya and Avedhya Siras (Unpuncturable
& Puncturable Veins) and clinical importance ofSira, Dhamni and Srotas.
of the word marma and their features, characteristics and number of marma
according to Sushrut.Division of marma
on structural basis (RachnaBheda), shadangatvama (Regional),
abhighataja (Prognostic) Classification. Types of vital organs according to
Samhita. Knowledge of specific symptoms due to 'Marma abhighat.Preventive measures of abnormalities due to MarmaViddha.Importance of marma in Shalya.ShroniMarma
as per Charak and their proper knowledge. Detailed study of individual marmas.
of GarbhavakrantiSharir, features of Shukra and
Shonita, description of Bij, Bijbhag, Bijbhagavyav, Shagarbhodpadakbhav. The
knowledge of symptomsoccurring in
Ritumati, SadhyahGrihitaGarbha' and AsannaPrasavadi
of general and special Embryologycal development – individual and Systemic Embryological
developmental anatomy. Knowledge of advancement in Anuvanshiki(Genetics) and
Garbhaj vikar (Teratology).
PAPER - IV
of sensory organs (Eye, Ear, Nose, tounge and Skin) and their applied anatomy.
of Shamashru, Loma and Nakha.
Chakra, location and significance in yoga. Description of Ida,
Pingala, Sushumna nadi, vata nadi tantra (Nervous system).Anatomy of Brain and spinal cord, peripheral Nervous
system, and autonomous nervous system. Components of other nervous system.Detailed study of Endocrinology.
Matters of Brihatrayee and laghu trayee
mala mulam hi shariram. Tatra shariram nama chetanadhishtanabhutam. Panchamahabhuta
vikara samudayatmakam samayogavahi
Physiological study of Human body as a composite of Dosha, Dhatu and Mala
Different levels of organization of human body: Cell – Tissue – Organ – System; mechanism of Homeostasis. Cell physiology, Membrane
physiologyand Membrane Potentials.
Properties, functions, locations and types of Dosha,Dhatuand Mala, their Panchabhautika composition and their function as Dhatuin their normal state. Basic classification of tissues- Epithelial tissue, Muscular tissue, Connective tissue
and Nervous tissue and their functions.
3.Dosha dhatu malanam vrudhi kshaya karani lingani cha
Causes and features of Vriddhiand Kshayaof
Mechanisms of formation of urine, feces
and sweat, their functions and mechanisms of excretion according to ayurveda
and modern science.
Conceptual study of ojas. Physiological and
clinical importance of Ojas. Description of Immunit and its types - Innate,
acquired and artificial. Mechanisms involved in Cellular (T-cell mediated) and humoral (B-cell mediated) immunity, hypersensitivity, allergy and
Study of recent advances in the understanding of different
biophysical and biochemical mechanisms involved in physiology and their
correlation with Ayurvedic fundamentals.
Basics of Biophysics and Biochemistry. Effect of Physical
Agents on living system: Ultrasound, aviation and space physiology, deep sea
physiology, Hypergravics and hypogravics, Hyperbarics. Filteration, diffusion, osmosis, ultrafiltration, surface tension and
adsorption, colloid, acid-base and pH buffers réduction oxydation reactions
9.Shatkriyakala varnanam tatha chikitsiya mahatwam cha
and clinical study of Kriyakala and their significance.
Study of KriyaSharir in relation to environment.
study of Deha and Manas Prakriti. Classification and features of different
types of Prakriti. Concept of somatotypes, psychological traits; classification
of personality according to views of different scholars, application of the
concept of personality in modern psychology.
bhavanam bhedopadeyata purassaram samyak gyanam Conceptual study and
physiological, clinical significance of assessment of Satva – Sara – Samhanana
– Pramana – Satmya – Aharashakti – Vyayamashakti – Vayaand description of modern and ayurvedic
methods to assess these factors
study of Manas – its properties, locations, objects, functions and mechanism of
gyanotpatti, Physiology of sleep and dreams, physiology of cognitive processes.
atmanah tasya astitvam lakshanam cha
study of atma – consciousness – and its features.
methods to quantitatively assess various body components; Development of
possible objective parameters of assessing body components Introduction to
modern anthropometry and its co-relation with AyurvedicPramana
and Modern Physiological study, embryological development, histology and
functional importance of different visceras like liver, heart, lungs, spleen
histology and functional anatomy of Gastro-intestinal tract, descriptive
physiology of digestion and absorption in Gastro-intestinal tract, mechanism of
secretion and composition of digestive juices, metabolic, secretory, vascular,
and other functions of liver, functions of spleen and pancreas.
histology and functional anatomy of cardiovascular system. Properties of
cardiac muscles, cardiac cycle, cardiac output, venous return, Blood pressure
and its control. Hypertension, Heart rate and its regulation. Physiological
basis of ECG, Hemodynamics.
histology and functional anatomy of respiratory system, define ventilation,
mechanism of respiration, gaseous exchange, transportation of gases, control of
respiration, hypoxia, dyspnoea, artificial respiration, applied physiology of
of male and female reproductive system.
and modern views on physiology of nervous system including physiology of
of nervous system. Functioning and regulation of central nervous system.
Physiology of autonomic nervous system and somatic nervous system. Physiology
of special senses and general senses. Functions of the cerebellum, brainstem
and spinal cord. Functional significance of cerebral cortex, basal ganglia, limbic
system, pyramidal system and extra pyramidal system. Physiology of learning and
motivation, long term and short term memory, human behaviour.
Modern laboratory and ayurvedic and
clinical methods to assess the functional mechanism of dosha, dhatu, mala and
Mamsa – peshi – nadi – hridayadi
anga avayavanam karmanam prayogik parikshan (experiments/ records to
demonstrate nerve muscle physiology, arterial pulse, cardiac muscles and
examination of different systems in human body
chemical and microscopic examination of urine, determination of specific
gravity and reaction. Detection of glucose, ketone bodies, proteins, bile
salts, bile pigments and occult blood in urine.
of different types of microscopes and their care and use. Preparation of
peripheral blood smear. Identification of RBC,
WBC, platelets. Methods of total WBC count, total RBC
count, ESR, differential WBC count, absolute eosinophil count, reticulocyte
count and platelet count.
of haemoglobin concentration in the blood, Blood groups, bleeding and
clotting time, haematocrit value and red cell indices.
knowledge of care and usage of equipments like stethoscope, sphygmomanometer,
haemoglobinometer, haemocytometer, spirometer, kymograph, thermometer etc.
of estimating blood sugar, serum lipids, serum protein, serum creatinine,
serum cholesterol and blood urea.
– chemical techniques and principles of associated instruments –
centrifuge, chemical, physical, electronic balance, pH meter,
spectrophotometer and calorimetesr, radioactive counters and use of radio
isotopes. Transducers, oscilloscopes, recording of bio-potentials: EEG,
EKG and EMG, magnetocardiography, physiograph USG,
Requirements to be fulfilled by MD (Ay) Students during the period of 3
Engaging at least 25
theory classes for First Prof. BAMS students in the presence of teachers
as a part of training in Teaching Methodology.
Presentation of at
least 20 seminars in the department with submission of full PAPERs of all
presentations and submission of Power Point Presentations of at least 5
Appearing in at least
6 assessments at departmental level in theory and practical.
presentation of PAPERs in at least 2 National / International Seminars.
communication of at least 1 research PAPER and 1 Article in journal/magazine.
1.Relevent parts of Charak,
Sushrut and Vagbhata
2.AyurvediyaKriyasharir- Ranjit rai
1.Dravya and its classification,
importance of Namagyana of Dravya, origin of Namaraupagyana of Ouadsadhi in the
Vedas, study on etymological derivation of various names and synonyms of Oushadhas.
2.Objective of Dravya-Rupagyana in
relation with the Oushadhas. Sthula and Sukshuma description (Macroscopic and
Microscopic study) of Oushadas.
3.Study of synonyms of Oushadha/Ahara
dravya mentioned in Vedic literature and in Bhava prakash and Rajnighantu.
4.Analysis of Synonyms related to
external morphology of medicinal plants
to Pharmacognosy- following methods of classification of crude
drugs-Morphological, Microscopical, Chemical, Taxonomical, Alphabetical,
Pharmacological, Therapeutical, Chemotaxonomical etc.
knowledge regarding Nomenclature, Identification and Classification of drugs in
Ayurveda based on Samhita and Nighantus.
and unorganized drugs and their methods of evaluation.
8.Study of Distinguishing
morphological characteristic features of important medicinal plants including
following minimum 100 medicinal plants: -
Drug research methods- Ayurvedic and
conventional, process of Drug development.
Standardization of Crude Drugs as per
Ayurvedic Pharmacopoeia of India
(API) and WHO guidelines.
Cultivation, Collection, Storage and
preparation for the market of ASU Drugs. Introduction to Good Agricultural
practices (GAP), Good Field
Collection Practices (G.F.c.P.),
and Good Storage Practices (G.S.P.) etc.
Environmental (Desha, kala, Ritu etc),
Genetic and Gender factors affecting qualities of crude drugs.
Introduction of tissue culture techniques
used for Ayurvedic Drugs.
Anukta dravya, (extra Pharmacopeal
Controversial aspects of Ayurvedic Drugs.
Adulteration and substitutes of Crude
drugs, and methods of detection of adulterants.
Knowledge of TKDL, IPR, Publications and related issues.
Introduction of Pharmacogenomics.
Identification of medicinal plants - At least three local Dravyaguna study
tours within the state for field identification and one study tour should be
organized out of state.
of Minimum 50 herbarium sheets of the plants collected during study tour.
Organoleptic, and Microscopic evaluation of five different parts of plants
including their powders.
and phytochemical evaluation pertaining to TLC separation of various parts of
plants (minimum five)
5.Project- Quality assessment
of market sample of crude Drugs. Three crude drugs report should be produced at
the time of final practical examination.
Guna Karma Vigyan
1.Fundamental principles of drug
action both Ayurvedic andmodern
2.Detailed study of rasa, guna, virya,
vipaka and prabhava with their applied aspects, based on views of commentators
like Chakrapanidatta, Dalhana, Arunadatta, Hemadri and Indu.
3.Elaborate study of karmas mentioned
in Brihatrayi- etimological derivation and definition along with examples
4.Detailed study of Guna Karmas
(Properties and Actions) and Review of
Research studies carried out on important Ayurvedic Medicinal Plants during 20th
century including following minimum 110 plants.
5.Detailed study of aharadravyas as
per Bhavamishra, and a brief knowledge about contemporary food items.
to general pharmacology.
on procedures, Equipments and instruments used in pharmacological evaluation.
and safety Evalution of Ayurvedic Drugs - Acute, subacute and chronic as well
as specific toxicity studies.
9.Introduction to experimental
pharmocology with special reference to drug evaluation like analgesic, anti
pyretic, anti inflammatory, anti diabetic, anti hypertensive, Anti lipidemic,
anti ulcer,Anti microbial, Hepatoproective, Diuretics, Adaptogens, CNS activity
of minimum one Herbal Monogram- Not less than 50 pages (to be prepared in the
first year and to be submitted before examination).
observations of Rasapanchaka like: -
threshold experiment (24 drugs-both ahara and oushadha dravyas)-
and endothermic evaluation of 10 ushna virya and 10 shitaviraya drayvas.
of animal experimentation models (both in vitro and in vivo).
PAPER - III
1.Principles of drug administration
and drug delivery regimen BhaishajyaMarga (routes of drug
administration), Matra(Dosage), Anupana (Vehicle),
Sevenkala (Time of drug administration), Sevankal avadhi (duration of drug
administration), Pathyapathyam (Do’s /Dont’s) Contraindication/Adverse drug
Prayoga (Therapeutic administration) of drugs which including following minimum
of Samyoga-Virodha (Drug incompatibility).
of clinical pharmacology.
5.Introduction to reverse
6.Knowledge about Pharmaco vigilance (ADR) in
Ayurveda and conventional system of medicine.
trial - stages of clinical drug Research as per GCP guidelines, protocol
designing, clinical Research & data management.
in Clinical Research.
of Pharmaco epidemiology/observational study
study- minimum one drug.
2.Survey of Adverse Drug Reaction (ADR) in
prescribed format of national pharmacovigilanc programmeof ASU Drugs (minimum 3).
clinical training in the hospital for submission of EkalaAushadhiPrayoga (Single drugs trial/clinicopharmocological studies) (Minimum
1.History of Dravyaguna.
2.Uptodate knowledge of literature of
Dravyaguna- upto recent editionsof
medicinal plant database etc.
3.Utility of Nighantu. Salient
features of the following Nighantus (including following nighantus) with
authors, name and period -
4.Importance and principles of
formulations as per Ayurveda.
5.Introduction to relevant portions of Drugs
and cosmetic act, Magic remedies Act, Intellectual Property Right (IPR) and publication issues, Regulations pertaining
Import and Export of Drugs.
6.Good Manufacturing practices (GMP).
7.Quality control procedures of formulations
prescribed by Drug Regulatory Authorities.
8.General awareness about Neutraceuticals, Cosmoceuticals,
food addictives, Excipients etc.
9.Detailed study of five formulations/Yogas
from each kalpana of crude drugs delineated in Sharangadhara samhita and
Ayurvedic formulary of India (AFI).
about herbal extracts, colours, flavours and preservatives.
of various Ayurvedic kalpana eg- Churna, Vati, Avaleha, SiddhaSneha,
Asava Arishta etc.
1.Shodhana methods of
2.Preparations of two
yoga from each kalpana of Ayurvedic formulary of India.
evaluation of certain churnaformulation
e.g. Sitopaladi, Hingvashtak, Trikapu, Triphala etc.
of Asavas & Arishtas.
A Dissertation containing any aspects pertaining to
drug identity, purity, quality, safety, and efficacy (experimental/ clinical
study) etc. should be prepared under the guidance of approved supervisor in
Dravyaguna and submitted 3 months before the final examination.
A certificate endorsed by scholer and supervisor should
be submitted regarding original study.