Elsevier Health Sciences
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Dr. Alagarsamys Textbook of Medicinal Chemistry is a widely appreciated text on the subject. Primarily meant for the B Pharma students, this book is also useful for M Pharma and M.Sc students studying organic chemistry and pharmaceutical chemistry. It aims at eliminating the inadequacies in teaching and learning of medicinal chemistry by providing valuable information on relevant topics in medicinal chemistry.
Contains clear classification, synthetic schemes, mode of action, metabolism, assay, pharmacological uses with the dose and Structure Activity Relationship (SAR) of the drugs for the various body systems.
Contains a complete section on chemotherapy and the various classes of chemotherapeutic agents, also includes recent topics like anti HIV agents.
Contains brief introduction about physiological and pathophysiological conditions of diseases and their treatment.
Provides well-illustrated synthetic schemes and alternative synthetic routes for majority of drugs that help in quick and enhanced understanding of the subject.
Covers the syllabi of all major Indian universities