Medicinal Chemistry

What is medicinal chemistry?

Medicinal chemistry or pharmaceutical chemistry is the part of medical science that interact with chemistry. It is used for the synthesis of different types of drugs by organic and biochemical reactions.

In this part of learning chemistry, we discuss the uses, synthesis, effects, and doses of drugs or medicines on different topics given below,

Propranolol uses, side effects, brand names and dosage used medication


What is propranolol? Propranolol (sold under different brand names) is the most used medication for the prevention or treatment of high blood pressure, irregular heart...
Verapamil medicine structure, dosage, side effects and uses to treat high blood pressure, migraine and cluster headache


What is verapamil? Verapamil is a class of calcium channel blocker or medicine that uses widely to treat high blood pressure (hypertension), angina, supraventricular tachycardia,...
Vitamin B12 also known as cobalamin structure with deficiency, natural food sources, functions

Vitamin B12

What is vitamin B12? Vitamin B12, also known as cobalamin, is a water soluble vitamin containing cobalt in its structure. Like folic acid, vitamin B12 deficiency...
Thiamine or vitamin B1 deficiency causes, sources or foods rich in thiamine supplement, functions, uses, structure


What is thiamine? Thiamine or vitamin B1 is one member of the water soluble vitamin B complex found naturally in some foods or sold as...
Riboflavin structure and formula, sources, functions, deficiency and benefits of vitamin B2 in health


What is riboflavin? Riboflavin, also known as vitamin B2 is a water soluble vitamin that occurs widely in nature and necessary for growth and health....
Folic acid structure and uses of folate or vitamin B9 in anemia or benefit of folic acid in pregnancy

Folic acid (Folate)

What is folic acid? Folic acid and folate are the forms of vitamin B9 which we used for the treatment of certain types of anemia...
List of penicillin types drugs or antibiotics in medicine


What is penicillin? Penicillin is a generic term that refers to an antibiotic or group of antibiotics produced from various types of muds such as...
Cyclophosphamide structural formula, dose, and Side effects


What is cyclophosphamide? Cyclophosphamide (CP) or cytophosphane is one of the most useful antineoplastic agents used in medicinal chemistry for the treatment of cancer and...