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The list of Abbreviations used in Pharmaceutical Industry

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Welcome to the first chapter on the List of Abbreviations used in Pharmaceutical Industry. All the terms used in pharma are given below so check it out one by one.

  1. AADA: Abbreviated antibiotic drug application
  2. ADE: Adverse drug event
  3. ADME: Absorption, distribution, metabolism, and excretion
  4. AHU: Air Handling Unit
  5. ANDA: Abbreviated new drug application
  6. ANVISA: Agência Nacional de Vigilância Sanitária (National Health Surveillance Agency Brazil)
  7. AP: Applicants Part (of EDMF)
  8. API: Active pharmaceutical ingredient
  9. APR: Annual product review (APQR – Annual product quality review)
  10. AQL: Acceptable quality level
  11. AR: Analytical Reagent
  12. ASHRAE: American Society of heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers
  13. ASM: Active Substance Manufacturer
  14. ASMF: Active Substance Master File
  15. AST: Accelerated stability testing
  16. ASTM: American Society for Testing and Materialsa
  17. BA/BE: Bioavailability/bioequivalence
  18. BCS: Biopharmaceutical classification system

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Polynomials consists of Constants (like 2, -30  or 1/2), variables (like x and y) and exponents (like 2 in x2) but only 0, 1, 2, 3, 4 .......etc are allowed

  • 4x
  • x - 4
  • 2 - 4x
  • 5x2 - 8
  • 22x2 + 44y
  • 2x + 4y + 5z
  • 4xy2 + 3x -5

 

 

Full Form of RAC

RAC - Reservation Against Cancellation

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What is Coal Tar ?

Coal tar is a black fluid of tremendously high viscosity when coal is carbonized,

Coal tar is among the by-products which manufactured coke or gasified to make coal gas.

Coal tars are compound and variable mixtures of phenols, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), and heterocyclic compounds.

Paracetamol is the only coal-tar derived analgesic which is still in use today, but industrial phenol is now usually synthesized from crude oil rather than coal tar.

Process Validation Stages

Process Validation is divided into three stages, So let us check it out one by one. Following are the three stages.

Stage I - Process Design: With the knowledge of Scale up studies and the prior knowledge which is gained through development, The commercial manufacturing process is defined during this stage of process design.

Stage II - Process Qualification: After defining process design, it is evaluated in this stage to determine whether the process is capable of reproducible commercial manufacturing or not.

Types of Debentures

Check out Types of Debentures discussed below. So let us find out some information on types to know more about debentures.

Debenture Types :

On basis of Security : Secured Mortgage debenture and Unsecured Naked debenture

On basis of Tenure : Redeemable debenture and Perpetual or Irredeemable debenture

On basis of Mode of Redemption : Convertible Debenture ( Fully convertible debenture and Partially convertible debenture) and Non convertible debenture

Full Form of DO,MBBS

Diploma in Ophthalmology (DO) is a course offered by medical schools in various countries.(Other full form and meaning of DO are also available) So check it out other articles related to the given term.

MBBS-- Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of surgery (Degree awarded by medical  school).