Homoeopathic pharmacy taught in first BHMS. The subject deals with the art and science of collecting, compounding, combining, preparing, preserving and standardizing drugs and medicines according to the homoeopathic principle.
The name pharmacopoeia originates from the two Greek words: ‘Pharmacon’ means a drug; and ‘poieo’ means to make. Pharmacopoeia is the theoretical part of Pharmacy.
The department of Homoeopathic pharmacy is well developed and furnished as well as equipped with all types of equipments , models , charts , crude substances , herbs , shrubs and modern devices.
More than 100 crude drug substance and different types of equipments with detail information is provided.
Herbal garden with facility of irrigation where different medicinal plants , herbs, shrubs, trees, creepers are planted.
All these specimens are taught and demonstrated to the student.
All plants and herbs are mention with their details like family, medicinal name, part used by putting nameplates in front of each plant.
Students gain knowledge about preparation and dispensing of homoeopathic medicines and also about preparation writing.