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Old October 31st, 2014, 01:06 PM
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Here you are looking for some details of exam of Drug Inspector, as you want here I am provide you.

Drug Inspector exam is conducted by UPSC and also various state PSCs on an annual basis.

Drug Inspector is a profitable vocation option for Pharmacy applicants. All candidates can get into the post of Drug Inspector on the basis of written test, viva voce and physical fitness.

Eligibility criteria for appearing in drug inspector exam:

Candidates must have a degree in pharmacy or pharmaceutical sciences or medicine with specialization in clinical pharmacology or microbiology from any recognized university

Candidates must have minimum 18 months experience in the manufacturing field.

Age limit: In between 21-35 years.

5 years Relaxation is allowed for reserved category candidates.

Important topics for exam:

Forensic Pharmacy

Manufacturing Pharmacy

Pharmacology

Medicinal Chemistry

Hospital & Clinical Pharmacy

Anatomy, Physiology & Health Education


Selection Procedure:

Written test
Physical test
Viva-Voce

Syllabus for the post of drug inspector:

UNT-I.- FORENSIC PHARMACY –

Drugs and Cosmetic Act, 1940 and Rules there under, 1945 with amendments
Pharmacy Act, 1948
Drug price Control Order, 1995
Medical termination of pregnancy Act, 1971
Poison Act, 1919 and Dangerous Drugs Act, 1930
Drugs and Magic Remedy Act, 1954
Medical and Toilet preparation Act, 1955
Prevention of Cruelty to Animal Act
Trade Mark Registration Act
Pharmaceutical Ethics


UNIT – II – MANUFACTURING PHARMACY

Tablet and Tablet Coating
Capsule
Emulsion, Suspension, Ointment and Cream
Ophthalmic Solutions
Blood Fluid and Electrolytes
Parental preparation and Quality Control
Surgical Dressing
Biological Preparations (Sera, Vaccine & Anti-Sera)
Biopharmaceutics


UNIT – III- PHARMACEUTICAL ANALYSIS

Limit Test
Bio-Assay
Sterility Test
Pyrogen Test
Theory & Application of Colorimetry, Flourimetry, Nephlometry and Turbidometry, U.V.-Visible Spectrophotometry
Karl Fischer Titration
Alcohol determination
Microbiological Assay of Vitamins, Antibiotics and Vaccine Preparation

UNIT – IV – MEDICINAL CHEMISTRY

Following Classes:

Structure, Storage and Preparation of Brand names of the steriods(definition, classification etc.).
Sedatives and Hypnotics.
Psycho-therapeutic Agents.
Anti Histaminic Agents.
Analgesics (narcotic, non-narcotic and NSAID)
Cardiovascular Agents.


UNIT – V – PHARMACOGNOSY

Source, Chemical constituents, uses and adulteration of the following classes of natural
drugs, Rauwolfia, Ipecacuanha, Belladona, Cinchona, Cinnamon, Digitalis, Senna, Aloe, Nuxvomica, Opium Alkaloid, Kurchi, Brahmi, Tulsi, Bael and Ephedra.

UNIT – VI – PHARMACOLOGY & TOXIOLOGY

Introduction and general principle :
Mode of action, drug receptor interaction, drug antagonist, absorption, distribution, metabolism and excretion, rate of administration, Bioavailability, drug dependence and addiction, drug abuse and toxicity, drug adverse reaction, Drug allergy and Biostatics.

UNIT – VII – HOSPITAL & CLINICAL PHARMACY

Handling of prescription, Incompatibility, Storage condition of drug, Clinical Pharmacy and its role in Hospital

UNIT – VIII – ANATOMY, PHYSIOLOGY & HEALTH EDUCATION

Elementary knowledge of following systems :-
Blood, Digestive System , respiratory system, Eye, Ear, Reproduction system and Urinary system.
Nutrition, First Aid and Population Control, AIDS Control
Special secretary


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Old January 22nd, 2015, 04:08 PM
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Will you please provide the APPSC Drug Inspector Exam eligibility of Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission?
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Old January 22nd, 2015, 04:08 PM
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Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission conducts recruitment for the posts of drug inspector in state government service.

Eligibility:-

Applicants Must possess Bachelors Degree in Pharmacy or Pharmaceutical Science or Medicine with Specialization in Clinical Pharmacology or Microbiology from an University established in India by Law.

Applicants Must aged between 18 and 36 years of age are eligible to apply.

Age Relaxation:-

For SC/ST and BCs - 5 Years

Exam Paper Pattern:-

•Subject (One Paper) - 300 Marks - 150 Questions - 150 Minutes

•General Studies & Mental Ability - 150 Marks - 150 Questions - 150 Minutes

Total:- 450 Marks

Exam Syllabus:-

General Studies & Mental Ability

1. General Science – Contemporary developments in Science and Technology and their implications including matters of every day observation and experience, as may be expected of a well-educated person who has not made a special study of any scientific discipline.

2. Current events of national and international importance.

3. History of India – emphasis will be on broad general understanding of the subject in its social, economic, cultural and political aspects with a focus on Andhra Pradesh National Movement.

4. World Geography and Geography of India with a focus on AP.

5. Indian polity and Economy – including the country’s political system- rural development – Planning and economic reforms in India.

6. Mental ability – reasoning and inferences.

7. Disaster Management (Source : CBSE Publications) Concepts in disaster management and vulnerability profile of India / State of A.P.Earth quakes / Cyclones / Tsunami / Floods / Drought – causes and effects. Man made disasters - Prevention strategies. Mitigation strategies / Mitigation measures.
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