Pharmacovigilance and Pharmacoepidemiology Journal is an OpenAccess peer reviewed scientific publication encompasses the wide range of psychoactive drug articles.

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Pharmacovigilance and Pharmacoepidemiology (ISSN: 2638-8235)

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A psychoactive drug is a chemical substance that changes brain function and results in alterations in perception, mood, consciousness, cognition, or behavior. These substances may be used medically; recreationally; to purposefully improve performance or alter ones consciousness; as entheogens; for ritual, spiritual, or shamanic purposes; or for research. Some categories of psychoactive drugs, which have therapeutic value, are prescribed by physicians and other healthcare practitioners. Examples include anesthetics, analgesics, anticonvulsant and antiparkinsonian drugs as well as medications used to treat neuropsychiatric disorders, such as antidepressants, anxiolytics, antipsychotics, and stimulant medications. Some psychoactive substances may be used in the detoxification and rehabilitation programs for persons dependent on or addicted to other psychoactive drugs. The journal of Pharmacovigilance and Pharmacoepidemiology aim is to publish high quality research in the discipline of Pharmacovigilance by providing encouragement for editors, reviewers, authors, and readers to have an uninterrupted scientific communication.

Editorial Board List

Professor
Department of Pharmacy
Oman Medical College
Sultanate of Oman

Ozgur Karcioglu
Professor
Department of Emergency Medicine
Istanbul Education and Research Hospital
Istanbul,Turkey

Clinical researcher
department of forensic science and toxicology
Jordan University of Science and Technology
Jordan

Highly Accessed Articles List

Research Article : D-Cell Hypothesis (Trace Amine Hypothesis) of Schizophrenia, and importance of Trace Amine-Associated Receptor, Type 1 (TAAR1)

Keiko Ikemoto


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Research Article : Clinical Particularities of Drug-Induced Agranulocytosis or Severe Neutropenia in Elderly Patients

Emmanuel Andrès, Rachel Cottet Mourot, Olivier Keller, Khalid Serraj and Thomas Vogel


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Mini-Review : Variable Responses to Vitamin-D Dosing

Gokhale SG and Gokhale Sankalp


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Review Article : Preclinical Toxicity Studies-Tool of Drug Discovery

N.Venkatesan and M. Ramanathan


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Research Article : Novel Phytochemical Constituents Identified from the Seeds of Mesua Ferrea L and their Anticancer Activity
Faizan DK, Mehta BK, Yasir AL and Masood AK
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Research Article : The Effect of Curcumin in Patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (or) Myalgic Encephalomyelitis Disparate Responses in Different Disease Severities
C(Linda) MC van Campen*and Frans C Visser
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Review Article : Role of Stem Cells in Health Science and Medicine
Rimsha Imam, Aqsa Saeed and Rana Khalid Iqbal
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Review Article : Glycemic Index of Selected Foods in Jamaica
Ryan D Francis, Perceval S Bahado-Singh, Andrew O Wheatley, Ann Marie Smith and Helen N Asemota
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Research Article : Awareness of Veterinary Drug Retail Outlets on Antimicrobial Resistance and its Containment Strategy in Ethiopia

Hailu Zeru*, Aynalem Gemechu, Tenaw Andualem, Hayat Seid and Fikadu Mengesha


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Research Article : Effect of Kaempferol, Diminazene Aceturate and their Combination on Hematological Parameters in Trypanosoma brucei brucei Experimentally Infected Mice
Muhammad Y, Suleiman MM, Jatau ID and Chiroma MA
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