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Here are the details of Drug Inspector 2013 Exam, 2014 Dates, Paper Pattern, Centres, and Online Application Forms.

What is Drug Inspector Exam?
Drug Inspector Exam is conducted by Union Public Service Commission for recruiting Drug Inspector for the country. There are different states like Maharastra, Gujrat, Rajasthan which also conduct their own written exam to select candidates in drug inspector post in that states. Through UPSC you may get drug inspector post in any states .
 
Drug Inspector Exam 2013 Paper Pattern :-
The exam has two papers-
Paper 1: Pharmacy 
Paper 2: General Knowledge
 
Drug Inspector Exam 2013 Syllabus :-
UNT-I.- FORENSIC PHARMACY -
1. Drugs and Cosmotic Act,1940 and Rules there under, 1945 with amendments.
2. Pharmacy Act,1948
3. Drug price Control Order, 1995.
4. Medical termination of pregnancy Act, 1971.
5. Poison Act, 1919 and Dangerous Drugs Act, 1930.
6. Drugs and Magic Remedy Act, 1954.
7. Medical and Toilet preparation Act, 1955.
8. Prevention of Cruelty to Animal Act.
9. Trade Mark Registration Act.
10. Pharmaceutical Ethics.
 
UNIT - II - MANUFACTURING OPHARMACY.
1. Tablet and Tablet Coating,.
2. Capsule.
3. Emulsian, Suspension, Ointment and Cream.
4. Optholomic Solutions.
5. Blood Fluid and Electrolyties.
6. Parental preparation and Quality Control.
7. Surgical Dressing.
8. Biological Preparation….(Sera, Vaccine & Anti-Sera).
9. Biopharmaceutics.
 
UNIT - III- PHARMACEUTICAL ANALYSIS.
1. Limit Test.
2. Bio-Assey.
3. Sterility Test.
4. Pyrogen Test.
5. Theory & Application of Colerimeter, Flerimeter, Nephlometer,and Turbidometry, U.V. Visilile Spectrophotemeter.
6. Karl Fischer Titration.
7. Alcohol determination.
8. Microbiological Assey of Vitamines, Antibiothics and Vaccine Preparation.
 
UNIT - IV - MEDICINAL CHEMISTRY -.
Following Classes :-
1. Structure, Storage and Preparation of Brand names of the steriods (definition, classification etc.).
1. Sedatives and Hypnotics.
2. Psycho-therapentic Agents.
3. Anti Histaminic Agents.
4. Analgesics(narcotic, non-narcotic and NSAID)
5. Cardiovascular Agents. 
 
UNIT - V - PHARMACOGNESY;
Source, Chemical constituents, uses and adulteration of the following classes of natural drugs, Rauwalfia, Epecacuhana, Belladona, Chinchona, Cinnamon, Digitalis, Senna, Alloe, Noxvomica, Opium Alkoloid, Kurchi, Brahmi, Tulsi, Bael and Ephedra.
 
UNIT - VI - PHARMACOLOGY & TOXIOLOG.
Introduction and general principle :-
Mode of action, drug receptor interaction, drug antagonist, absorption, distribution, metabilisim and exerition, rate of administration, Bioavailability, drug dependence and addiction, drug abuse and toxicity, drug adverse reaction, Drug allergy and Biostatics.
 
UNIT - VII - HOSPITAL & CLINICAL OPHARMACY -
Handling of prescription, Incompatibility, Storage condition of drug, Clinical Pharmacy and its role in Hospital.
 
UNIT - VIII - ANATOMY, PHYSIOLOGY & HEALTH EDUCATION -
1. Elementary knowledge of following systems :- 
Blood, Digestive System , respiratory system, Eye, Ear, Reproduction system and Urinary system.
1. Nutrition, First Aid and Population Control, AIDS Control.
 
Drug Inspector Exam 2013 Eligiblity:-
Degree in Pharmacy or Pharmaceutical Sciences or Medicine with specialization in Clinical Pharmacology or Microbiology from a recognized University or equivalent. Pharmacy degree obtained must be from PCI approved college and candidate be registered with state or central pharmacy council. 
B. Experience : 3 years' experience in the manufacture or testing of Biological and special products specified in Schedule 'C' and 'C'(1) to the Drugs & Cosmetics Rules, 1945. 
 
Drug Inspector Exam 2013 Sample Papers :-
Drug Inspector Exam 2013 Key will be available in this space so stay tuned with us. 
 
Drug Inspector Exam 2013 Exam Date :-
The exam will held in the month of April. 
 
Drug Inspector Exam Marking Scheme :-
Pharmacy / Pharmaceutical Sciences (Degree Standard) - 200 questions
Clinical Pharmacology (P.G.Degree Standard) - 120 questions
M.D. Micro Biology (P.G.Degree Standard) - 120 questions
Interview and Record - 40 marks
 
Where To Get The Application Form :-
Candidates can apply online by logging on to the official website of UPSC. 
 
Drug Inspector Exam 2013 Results :-
The result will be declared in the month of June/July. 
 
i want complete details of drug inspector.pls kindly details me.
Posted By : Mr.Shadab Alam, on 29/06/2012 
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What is time limit to attempts this exam or can we attempts unlimited?
Posted By : Kokare vikram, on 06/07/2012 
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Hello, I have completed my bpharm in 2011... And currently working as a trainee in pharma company... I dont have 3 years of experience in manufacture... I cannot apply for UPSC.?? Is experience really imp even though you clear the exam..? Or not even eligible to apply for the exams.?? Any help will be greatly appreciated....
Posted By : Gargi Desai, on 02/08/2012 
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i have completed my b pharmacy in 2012. when will be the exam of drug inspector will held in 2013. plz send me details. am i eligible for drug inspector?
Posted By : roma arun yadav, on 10/08/2012 
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Hello, I am meenal ,graduate in pharmacy from nagpur university . i want to know about the exam for grug inspector and want to know the coaching for it,,,thank you..
Posted By : Meenal Dhabale, on 11/08/2012 
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Hello, I am meenal ,post graduate in pharmacy from amravati university . i want to know about the exam for grug inspector and want to know the coaching for it i have not 6 yr experience in manufacturing,,,thank you..
Posted By : sangita sarode, on 21/08/2012 
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sir i am copleted my b pharma and currently i have joined pharma industry in QA dept. and i have hardle six month exprnce. sir i am able to face DI exam or not plz guide me?????
Posted By : mainuddin jamadar, on 26/08/2012 
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i,m ready for examination...
Posted By : ANUP PATEL, on 20/09/2012 
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how can become a ips?
Posted By : virendra kolhe, on 21/09/2012 
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when will be the exam of drug inspector will held in 2013. plz send me details. thank you......
Posted By : PRASANNA ANGANE, on 30/09/2012 
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sir/madam..please e-mail me the previous year question paper of drug and food inspecor.please send me at my e-mail.thank you..
Posted By : rupa gupta, on 19/10/2012 
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is experience really important even though you clear exam...i have completed my b.pharm in 2012...am i eligible for this exam
Posted By : teena, on 30/10/2012 
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