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provision of drugs or medicines as set out properly on a lawful prescription. A prescription can only be filled, the drugs supplied, by a registered pharmacist, veterinarian, dentist or member of the medical profession.

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Pharmacy practice-iia 

(dispensing pharmacy) [theory]

Pharm 510

Cr. Hr. 03

Pharmacy practice-iia 

(dispensing pharmacy) [practical]

Pharm 510

Cr. Hr. 01


Practical of the subject shall be designed from time to time

on the basis of the above mentionedtheoretical topics and availability of the facilities eg Practical introduction to prescription  handling interpretation filling and labeling


  • Dispensing of simple mixtures containing soluble substances only 
  • Mixtures  containing diffusible substances 
  • In diffusible substances and mixtures forming precipitate


  • Dispensing of simple powders 
  • Compound powders and effervescent powders for  external use


  • Practical importance of Incompatibilities

Ointments and creams

  • Dispensing of iodine and Methyl salicylate ointment 
  • Dispensing of cold cream and vanishing creams


  • Lipstick 
  • Talcum powder
  • After shave lotion 
  • Shaving cream


  • A minimum of 20 practicals will be conducted)
  • Health Science Research Project: 
  • In the area of health care system 
  • Community pharmacy
  • Establishment of DIC 
  • PCC


About Riphah Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Riphah Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (RIPS) is functioning under the umbrella of Riphah International University - a chartered “W” Category University by the Federal Government and recognized by the Higher Education Commission. The Institute has already been inspected for affiliation by the Pakistan Pharmacy Council. The institute is housed in a purpose-built dedicated campus. RIPS has 14 Labs, 5 Lecture Halls an auditorium and Conference room. All the laboratories are fully equipped with the latest equipment for conducting practicals as well as doing research work. The Labs, Lecture Halls and Seminar Library, auditorium and Conference room are all Air conditioned while the Lecture Halls are fully equipped with Multi media system/overhead projector and sound system. RIPS has a strong Faculty of 30 highly qualified and experienced academicians including 5 Ph.D’s. besides 8 visiting faculty members. Rips has two libraries, the Main library and the Seminar library which maintains a Book Bank providing text books to all the students

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Riphah International University
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