A pharmaceutical drug is also called a medication or medicine. It is a chemical substance used to treat, cure, prevent, or diagnose a disease or to promote well-being. Pharmaceutical drugs may be used for a limited duration, or on a regular basis for chronic disorders. Pharmaceutical drugs are often classified into drug classes groups of related drugs that have similar chemical structures, the same mechanism of action, a related mode of action, and that are used to treat the same disease. Another major classification system is the Biopharmaceutics Classification System. This classifies drugs according to their solubility and permeability or absorption properties.
Edelweiss Pharma Analytica Acta is a peer reviewed Open Access journal that aims to publish most complete and reliable source of information on the findings and current developments in the form of case reports, original research and review articles, and short communications. All the articles related to pharmaceutical science are published online and are available to the readers worldwide without any Subscription Charge. Edelweiss Pharma Analytica Acta is the Journal maintained by Edelweiss publications, which ensures of Rapid Peer review with the help of its Editorial Board.