DR. VISHAL K. VADGAMA (Associate Professor)

DR. PIYUSH M. PARGI (Assistant Professor)

Year Wise Scientific Publications (including Original Research Articles, Review Articles, Case Reports etc.) of Department of Pharmacology, Government Medical College, Bhavnagar.

2010 and Earlier

  1. Tripathi CB, Mistry SD, Bhavsar VH, Kelkar VV. Effect of repeated eletroconvulsive shocks and of chronis impramine treatment on salbutamol induced inhibition of ingestive behaviour of rats. International Research Communication System Medical Science.1985;13: 846.

  2. Sanmukhani J, Shah V, Baxi N, Tripathi CB. Fixed drug eruption with ornidazole with cross- sensitivity to secnidazole but not to other nitro-imidazole compound: a case report. British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 2010;69: 703-4.

  3. Patel PB, Patel TK, Shah P, Baxi SN, Sharma HO, Tripathi CB. Protective Effect of Ethanol Extract of Gymnosporia montana (Roth) Bemth. in Paracetamol-induced Hepatotoxicity in Rats. Indian J Pharm Sci. 2010 May;72(3):392-6.

  4. Patel YA, Patel P, Bavadia H, Dave J, Tripathi CB. A randomized, open labeled, comparative study to assess the efficacy and safety of controller medications as add on to inhaled corticosteroid and long-acting β2 agonist in the treatment of moderate-to-severe persistent asthma. J Postgrad Med. 2010 Oct-Dec;56(4):270-4.

  5. Patel TK, Patel PB, Tripathi CB. Effect of pantoprazole and its interactions with vecuronium on the neuromuscular junction. Indian J Pharmacol. 2010 Feb;42(1):36-9.


  1. Vadgama VK, Patel YA, Patel TK, Tripathi CB. Pharmacodynamic interaction between pantoprazole and vecuronium at neuromuscular junction. Auton Autacoid Pharmacol. 2011 Jan;31(1-2):31-5.

  2. Sanmukhani J, Anovadiya A, Tripathi CB. Evaluation of antidepressant like activity of curcumin and its combination with fluoxetine and imipramine: an acute and chronic study. Acta Poloniae Pharmaceutica Drug Research.5; 2011.

  3. Patel YA, Vadgama VK, Baxi SN, Tripathi CB. Evolution of Hypolipidemic Activity of Leaf Juice of Catharanthus roseus (Linn.) G. Donn. In Guinea Pigs. Acta Poloniae Pharmaceutica Drug Research. Issue 6;2011.

  4. Barvaliya M, Sanmukhani J, Patel TK, Tripathi CB. Phenytoin induced chorea in a pediatric patient: An interaction between phenytoin, phenobarbital and clobazam. Indian J Pharmacol. 2011 Nov;43(6):731-2.

  5. Anovadiya AP, Barvaliya MJ, Patel TK, Tripathi CB. Cross sensitivity between ciprofloxacin and levofloxacin for an immediate hypersensitivity reaction. J Pharmacol Pharmacother. 2011 Jul;2(3):187-8.

  6. Sanmukhani J, Tripathi CB. Ethics in clinical research: the Indian perspective. Indian J Pharm Sci. 2011 Mar;73(2):125-30.

  7. Goswami NN, Trivedi HR, Goswami AP, Patel TK, Tripathi CB. Antibiotic sensitivity profile of bacterial pathogens in postoperative wound infections at a tertiary care hospital in Gujarat, India. J Pharmacol Pharmacother. 2011 Jul;2(3):158-64.

  8. Anovadiya AP, Barvaliya MJ, Shah RA, Ghori VM, Sanmukhani JJ, Patel TK, Tripathi CB. Adverse drug reaction profile of oseltamivir in Indian population: A prospective observational study. Indian J Pharmacol. 2011 May;43(3):258-61.

  9. Vora MB, Trivedi HR, Shah BK, Tripathi CB. Adverse drug reactions in inpatients of internal medicine wards at a tertiary care hospital: A prospective cohort study. J Pharmacol Pharmacother. 2011 Jan;2(1):21-5.

  10. Patel PB, Patel TK, Baxi SN, Acharya HR, Tripathi C. Antitubercular effect of 8-[(4-Chloro phenyl) sulfonyl]-7-Hydroxy-4-Methyl-2H-chromen-2-One in guinea pigs. J Pharmacol Pharmacother. 2011 Oct;2(4):253-60.

  11. Vishalkumar K. Vadgama, Ripal Gharia, Kalpesh Mehta, Ravisaheb SanjivS and C B Tripathi. Open, Randomized, Controlled Clinical Trial of Lornoxicam as Compared to Diclofenac in Osteoarthritis of Knee Joint in Patients of Tertiary Care Hospital of Gujarat. Internet Journal of Medical Update 2011 July;6(2):25-29.


  1. Barvaliya MJ, Patel MK, Patel TK, Tripathi CB. Toxic epidermal necrolysis due to lamotrigine in a pediatric patient. J Pharmacol Pharmacother. 2012 Oct;3(4):336-8.

  2. Patel MK, Barvaliya MJ, Patel TK, Tripathi CB. Stavudine induced acute necrotizing pancreatitis with tetany in a pediatric patient. Indian J Pharmacol. 2012 Jul-Aug;44(4):523-5.

  3. Mandavia DR, Virpariya MM, Patel TK, Tripathi CB. Moxifloxacin-induced hypoglycemia in a non-diabetic patient. Curr Drug Saf. 2012 Apr;7(2):183-5.

  4. Panchasara A, Mandavia D, Anovadiya AP, Tripathi CB. Central anti-cholinergic syndrome induced by single therapeutic dose of atropine. Curr Drug Saf. 2012 Feb;7(1):35-6.

  5. Patel MK, Patel TK, Tripathi CB. Diphtheria, pertussis (whooping cough), and tetanus vaccine induced recurrent seizures and acute encephalopathy in a pediatric patient: Possibly due to pertussis fraction. J Pharmacol Pharmacother. 2012 Jan;3(1):71-3.

  6. Anovadiya AP, Sanmukhani JJ, Tripathi CB. Epilepsy: Novel therapeutic targets. J Pharmacol Pharmacother. 2012 Apr;3(2):112-7.

  7. Kevadiya BD, Patel TA, Jhala DD, Thumbar RP, Brahmbhatt H, Pandya MP, Rajkumar S, Jena PK, Joshi GV, Gadhia PK, Tripathi CB, Bajaj HC. Layered inorganic nanocomposites: a promising carrier for 5-fluorouracil (5-FU). Eur J Pharm Biopharm. 2012 May;81(1):91-101.


  1. Mevada, Ashvin, R. K. Dikshit, and Shailesh Vadajiya. "EVALUATION OF CLINICAL PROFILE AND PLASMA CHOLINESTERASE ACTIVITY IN ORGANOPHOSPHORUS POISONING." International Research Journal of Pharmaceutical and Applied Sciences 3.2 (2013): 117-120.

  2. Patel, J. C., et al. "Neuromuscular blocking effect of fluoxetine and its interaction with rocuronium." Autonomic and Autacoid Pharmacology 33.1-2 (2013): 17-24.

  3. Mandavia, Divyesh R., et al. "Anti-urolithiatic effect of ethanolic extract of Pedalium murex linn. fruits on ethylene glycol-induced renal calculi." Urology journal 10.3 (2013): 946-952.

  4. Shukla, A. B., et al. "Anti-urolithiatic effect of cow urine Ark on ethylene glycol-induced Renal Calculi." International braz j urol 39.4 (2013): 565-571.

  5. Patel, Mahendra K., et al. "Evaluation of anti-inflammatory, analgesic, and antipyretic effects of ethanolic extract of Pedalium murex Linn. fruits." African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines 10.4 (2013): 94-100.

  6. Ghori, Vishal, et al. "Effect of topical nitric oxide donor (0.2% glyceryl trinitrate) on wound healing in diabetic wistar rats." International Journal of Diabetes in Developing Countries 34.1 (2014): 45-49.

  7. Sanmukhani, Jayesh, et al. "Efficacy and safety of curcumin in major depressive disorder: a randomized controlled trial." Phytotherapy research 28.4 (2014): 579-585.

  8. Patel K, Panchasara A, Purohit B, Tripathi CB. Nevirapine and/or co-trimoxazole induced Stevens Johnson syndrome in HIV infected patient--a case report. Curr Drug Saf. 2013 Feb;8(1):72-4.

  9. Patel TK, Barvaliya MJ, Sharma D, Tripathi C. A systematic review of the drug-induced Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis in Indian population. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 2013 May-Jun;79(3):389-98.

  10. Kevadiya BB, Patel TK, Patel PB, Rajkumar S, Tripathi CB, Bajaj HC. Montmorillonite Poly-L-lactide microcomposites of procainamide for controlled drug delivery: In vitro and in vivo evaluation. Indian J Pharm Sci 2013;75:722-6.

  11. Patel MK, Barvaliya MJ, Patel TK, Tripathi C B. Drug utilization pattern in critical care unit in a tertiary care teaching hospital in India. Int J Crit Illn Inj Sci 2013;3:250-5.

  12. Barvaliya M J, Patel T K, Patel J C, Tripathi C B. Effect of zidovudine and its interaction with rocuronium on neuromuscular transmission. Indian J Pharm Sci 2013;75:191-6.

  13. Anovadiya AP, Sanmukhani JJ, Vadgama VK Tripathi CB. Evaluation of antiepileptic and memory retention activity of curcumin per se and in combination with antiepileptic drugs. Asian J Pharm Clin Res 2013;6(2):145-8.

  14. Singh J, Purohit B, Desai A, Savardekar L, Shanbag P, Kshirsagar N. Clinical manifestations, treatment, and outcome of hospitalized patients with Plasmodium vivax malaria in two Indian states: a retrospective study. Malaria research and treatment. 2013;2013.


  1. Vadajiya, Shailesh, Viren Naik, and A. Ashvin Mevada. "Study of Anti-Microbial Drug Utilization Pattern and Appropriateness in the Surgical Units of Civil Hospital, Ahmedabad." International Journal of Pure and Applied Bioscience 2.3 (2014): 77-82.

  2. Barvaliya MJ, Naik VN, Shah AC, Tripathi CB. Safety of Olmesartan in a patient with telmisartan induced myotoxicity: A case report. Br J Clin Pharmacol. 2014 Dec 11.

  3. Vachhani A, Barvaliya M, Naik V, Tripathi CB. Cardiovascular abnormalities with single dose of tapentadol. J Postgrad Med. 2014 Apr-Jun;60(2):189-91.

  4. Patel TK, Patel PB, Barvaliya MJ, Tripathi C B. Drug-induced anaphylactic reactions in Indian population: A systematic review. Indian J Crit Care Med 2014;18:796-806.

  5. TK Patel, MJ Barvaliya, CB Tripathi. Current Concept of Management of Stevens Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis. NMO journal 2014;8(2).

  6. Jhaveri BN, Patel TK, Barvaliya MJ, Tripathi C B. Drug utilization pattern and pharmacoeconomic analysis in geriatric medical in-patients of a tertiary care hospital of India. J Pharmacol Pharmacother 2014;5:15-20.

  7. Chawda HM, Mandavia DR, Parmar PH, Baxi SN, Tripathi CR. Hypolipidemic activity of a hydroalcoholic extract of Cyperus scariosus Linn. root in guinea pigs fed with a high cholesterol diet. Chin J Nat Med. 2014 Nov;12(11):819-26.

  8. Panchasara AK, Patel JC, Vadgama VK, Barvaliya MJ, Tripathi CB. Interaction between rosuvastatin and rocuronium in rat sciatic-gastrocnemius nerve-muscle preparation. J Anesth. 2014 Oct;28(5):727-32. doi: 10.1007/s00540-014-1792-z. Epub 2014 Feb 21.

  9. Chavda HM, Mandaliya DR, Baxi SN, Vadgama VK, Tripathi CB. Lipid-lowering activity of Cow urine ark in guinea pigs fed with a high cholesterol diet. Avicenna J Phytomed. 2014 Sep;4(5):354-63.


  1. Aiwale AS, Patel UA, Barvaliya MJ, Jha PR, Tripathi C. Isoniazid induced convulsions at therapeutic dose in an alcoholic and smoker patient. Curr Drug Saf. 2015;10(1):94-5.

  2. Tripathi CB, Vachani AV, Paliwal NP. Urinary Tract Infection: A Hidden Enemy. NMO journal 2015;9(1).

  3. Patel JC, Patel PB, Acharya H, Nakum K, Tripathi CB. Efficacy and safety of lornoxicam vs ibuprofen in primary dysmenorrhea: a randomized, double-blind, double dummy, active-controlled, cross over study. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2015 Mar 9;188:118-123.

  4. Patel KJ, Panchasara AK, Barvaliya MJ, Purohit BM, Baxi SN, Vadgama VK, Tripathi CB. Evaluation of cardioprotective effect of aqueous extract of Garcinia indica Linn. fruit rinds on isoprenaline-induced myocardial injury in Wistar albino rats. Research in pharmaceutical sciences. 2015 Sep;10(5):388.


  1. Kharadi GB, Patel KJ, Purohit BM, Baxi SN, Tripathi CB. Evaluation of cardioprotective effect of aqueous extract of Allium cepa Linn. bulb on isoprenaline-induced myocardial injury in Wistar albino rats. Research in pharmaceutical sciences. 2016 Oct;11(5):419.

  2. SB Sathiya, AK Panchasara, MJ Barvaliya, SG Jha, CB Tripathi. Drug utilization pattern of antimicrobial agents in an outpatient department of otorhinolaryngology in a tertiary care hospital: a prospective, cross-sectional study. International Journal of Basic & Clinical Pharmacology. 2016;5 (1): 65-9.

  3. Pruthak C Shah, Ashwin K Panchasara, Manish J Barvaliya, CB Tripathi. A Study of Assessing Errors and Completeness of Research Application Forms Submitted to Instituitional Ethics Committee (IEC) of a Tertiary Care Hospital. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 2016; 10(9): FC10-12.

  4. Muthuri SG, Venkatesan S, Myles PR, Leonardi-Bee J, Lim WS, Al Mamun A et al. Impact of neuraminidase inhibitors on influenza A(H1N1)pdm09-related pneumonia: an individual participant data meta-analysis. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2016 10;3:192-204.

  5. Hirapara HN, Ghori VM, Anovadiya AP, Tripathi CR. Evaluation of wound healing activity of cow urine ark in diabetic Wistar albino rats. J Intercult Ethnophar 2016 25;5(4):434-38.

  6. Khushboo K. Gajjar, Amol S. Aiwale, Ashish P. Anovadiya, Ashvin V. Mevada, Seema N. Baxi, C. B. Tripathi1. Evaluation of Nephroprotective Effects of Hydroalcoholic Extract of Cyperus scariosus Linn. in Gentamicin-induced Acute Kidney Injury in Wistar Albino Rats. Jundishapur J Nat Pharm Prod. 2016;11(3):e34452.


  1. Rana AD, Dodiya K, Barvaliya MJ, Shah S, Purohit BM, Tripathi CR. Tamsulosin induced diarrhea: a case report. Therapeutic advances in drug safety. 2017 Dec;8(12):389-90.

  2. Nitant Trivedi, Hemangini R. Acharya, Manish J. Barvaliya, C. B. Tripathi. Prescribing Pattern in Patients of Asthma Visiting Outpatient Departments of a Tertiary Care Hospital: A Cross-sectional, Observational Study. International Journal of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology. 2017; 6(3): 587-91.

  3. Aditya N. Gajera, Manish J. Barvaliya, Apexa Shukla, C. B. Tripathi. Knowledge and Attitude towards Emergency Contraception among Undergraduate Medical Students. International Journal of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology. 2017; 6(4):955-61.

  4. Hemangini R Acharya, Manish J Barvaliya, Narendra P Paliwal, C B Tripathi. Prescription audit in outpatient departments of a tertiary care teaching hospital: a cross-sectional study. European Journal of Pharmaceutical and Medical Research. 2017; 4(3):372-79.

  5. HN Hirapara, TK Patel, MJ Barvaliya, CB Tripathi. Drug-induced Stevens–Johnson syndrome in Indian population: A multicentric retrospective analysis. Nigerian Journal of Clinical Practice. 2017; 20(8):978-983.

  6. P M Parmar, V V Solanki, M J Barvaliya, B C Chavada, CB Tripathi. Cephalosporins Associated Pseudomembraneous Colitis in an Elderly Male Patient-A Case Report. Current drug safety.2017; 12 (3), 205-207.

  7. Hirapara H, Ghori V, Anovadiya A, Baxi S, Tripathi C. Effects of ethanolic extract of Jasminum grandiflorum Linn. flowers on wound healing in diabeticWistar albino rats. Avicenna J Phytomed. 2017;7(5):401-8.

  8. Paliwal N, Purohit B, Tripathi CB, Acharya H, Patel M. Evaluation of anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic activity of eclipta alba (linn.) Hassk. In experimental animals. ejpmr. 2017;4(23):391–9.

  9. Rana A, Purohit B, Kharadi G, Vadgama V, Goswami A, Paliwal N, et al. Evaluation of cardioprotective effect of cow urine ark on isoprenaline induced myocardial injury in wistar albino rats. ejpmr. 2017;4(23):582–8.

  10. Trivedi N, Acharya HR, Barvaliya MJ, Tripathi CB. Prescribing pattern in patients of asthma visiting outpatient departments of a tertiary care hospital: a cross-sectional, observational study. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2017;6(3)

  11. Acharya HR, Barvaliya MJ, Paliwal NP, Tripathi CB. Prescription audit in outpatient departments of a tertiary care teaching hospital: a cross-sectional study. ejpmr, 2017 ,4(3), 372-379.


  1. Barvaliya M, Anovadiya A, Purohit BM. Introduction of web based e-learning in pharmacology: an innovative way. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2018;7:2016-20.

  2. Kalra R, Chavada B, Madhani NR, Purohit B, Tripathi CB. Cyclophosphamide and/or anthracyclines induced Epiphora in breast cancer patients: a rare side-effect. Current drug safety. 2018 Mar 1;13(1):62

  3. Vaghela JJ, Nimbark VN, Chavda BC, Mehta HH, Purohit BM. A Rare Case Report of Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis due to Ofloxacin. Current drug safety. 2018 Jul 1;13(2):137-40.

  4. Panchal R, Bhutt V, Anovadiya A, Purohit B, Dekhaiya F, Goswami N. Tramadol-Induced Hiccups: A Report of Two Cases. Drug safety-case reports. 2018 Dec 1;5(1):3.

  5. Kaksha Patel, Ashwin Panchasara, Manish Barvaliya, C.B. Tripathi. Analysis of spontaneously reported Adverse Drug Reactions to Pharmacovigilance cell of a tertiary care hospital. International Journal of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology. 2018; 7(8):1551-1556.

  6. Chandrashekhar Jaiswal, Hita Mehta, Manish Barvaliya. Effectiveness of topical calcipotriol (0.005%) ointment with or without normal band UVB phototherapy in patients of alopecia areata: An evaluator blinded randomized controlled study. Journal of Egyptian Women’s Dermatological Society. 2018; 15 (3), 127-132

  7. PC Gajjar, HH Mehta, M Barvaliya, R Lakhotia. Topical sirolimus in facial angiofibroma. Indian Journal of Drugs in Dermatology 2018; 4 (2), 76.

  8. HR Acharya, MJ Barvaliya, TK Patel, CB Tripathi. Acute Hypersensitivity Reaction Related to use of Pantoprazole Lacking Cross-Reactivity with Omeprazole. Journal of Clinical & Diagnostic Research. 2018; 12 (6).

  9. JH Vaghela, V Nimbark, M Barvaliya, H Mehta, B Chavada. Antituberculosis Drug-Induced Fixed Drug Eruption: A Case Report. Drug safety-case reports 2018; 5 (1), 23.

  10. Kevadiya BD, Barvaliya M, Zhang L, Anovadiya A, Brahmbhatt H, Paul P, Tripathi C. Fenofibrate Nanocrystals Embedded in Oral Strip-Films for Bioavailability Enhancement. Bioengineering. 2018; 5(1):16.

  11. Panchal R, Chaudhary D, Anovadiya A. Sodium Valproate Induced Bilateral Pitting Pedal Edema - A Case Report. Curr Drug Saf. 2018;13(2):128-30.

  12. Vora S, Acharya HR, Barvaliya MJ, Gajera A, Tripathi CB. Knowledge, attitude and practice about post exposure prophylaxis for HIV in undergraduate clinic attending medical and nursing students. ejpmr, 2018,5(12), 349-355


  14. Acharya HR, Barvaliya MJ, Patel TK, Tripathi CB. Acute Hypersensitivity Reaction Related to use of Pantoprazole Lacking Cross Reactivity with Omeprazole. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 2018 Jun, Vol-12(6): FD01-FD02.


  1. PC Gajjar, HH Mehta, M Barvaliya, B Sonagra. Comparative study between mesotherapy and topical 5% minoxidil by dermoscopic evaluation for androgenic alopecia in male: A randomized controlled trial. International journal of trichology 2019; 11 (2), 58.

  2. Vadgama VK, Gaekwad VL. Cost minimization analysis of generic and innovator formulations of antihypertensive drugs. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol. 2019 Nov 25;8(12):2625.

  3. Gaekwad V, Vadgama V. Cost minimization analysis of generic and innovator formulations of metformin and its combination with other oral antidiabetic drugs Int. J. of Res. in Pharmacology & pharmacotherapeutics Vol-8(4) 2019 [481-487]


  1. Vaghela, Jitendra H., Vishalkumar K. Vadgama, and Bhargav M. Purohit. "Bronchodilatory effect of Zingiber officinale Roscoe (ginger) in guinea pigs." Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research 19.4 (2020): 845-849.