In Pharmacology lab, students perform experiments related with action of drugs on animals both invivo&invitro models.

This laboratory has been equipped with the following major instruments /apparatus


Microscopes Haemocytometer with Micropipettes Sahli’shaemocytometer
Hutchinson’s spirometer Spygmomanometer Stethoscope
Permanent Slides for various tissues Models for various organs Specimen for various organs and systems
Skeleton and bones Different Contraceptive Devices and Models Muscle electrodes
Lucas moist chamber Myographiclever Stimulator
Centrifuge Electronic Balance Physical /Chemical Balance
Sherrington’s Kymograph Machine / Polyrite Sherrington Drum Perspex bath assembly (single unit)
Aerators Computer with LCD Software packages for experiment
Standard graphs of various drugs Actophotometer Rotarod
Pole climbing apparatus Analgesiometer (Eddy’s hot plate and radiant heat methods) Convulsiometer
Plethysmograph Digital pH meter  




L.Sutharson, R.S.Hariharan,C.Vamsadhara. Drug utilization study on diabetology outpatient setting of a tertiary hospital. Indian Journal of Pharmacology 2003; 35: 237-240
Sutharson Lingadurai, Lila Kanta Nath, Prasanna Kumar Kar, Shila E.Besra, Rajan Vedasiromani Joseph. Anti-Inflammatory And Anti-Nociceptive Activities Of Methanolic Extract of The Leaves of Fraxinus floribunda Wallich. Afr. J. Trad. CAM (2007) 4 (4): 411 – 416.
Sutharson Lingadurai, Lila Kant Nath, Prasanna Kumar Kar, Shila E. Besra , Rajan Vedasiromani Joseph. Antiinflammatory and Antinociceptive Activities of Methanolic Extract of Leaves of Bischofia javanica Blume on Experimental Animals. Asian Journalof Chemistry Vol. 19, No. 7 (2007), 5150-5156.
Prasanna Kumar Kar, Lila Kant Nath, Suvakanta Dash, L.Sutharson, Bhagabat Nanda Hepatoprotective effect of the ethanolic extract of Urtica parviflora Roxb. In CCl4 treated
rats. International Journal of Pharmacology 3(4):362-366:2007.
Sutharson Lingadurai, Prasanna Kumar Kar, Lila Kant Nath, Shila.E.Besra, Rajan
Vedasiromani Joseph.
Free radical Scavenging activity of Leaves of Bischofia javanica Blume and Fraxinus floribunda Wallich. Pharmacologyonline 1:1324-1332 (2009).
Prasanna Kumar Kar, Sutharson Lingadurai, Lila Kant Nath, Bhagabat Nanda. Evaluation of wound healing activity of leaves of Urtica parviflora Roxb and Callicarpa arborea Roxb in rats. Pharmacologyonline 1:1095-1103 (2009).
Mariappan G, Sutharson L, Saha B P, Halder A. Synthesis and bioactivity evaluation of pyrazolone derivatives. Indian Journal of Chemistry – Section B 49B (12)-2010 - 1671-1674
Arvind Kumar, Sutharson Lingadurai, Anurag Jain, Nishith Ranjan Barman. Erythrina Variegata Linn: A Review on Morphology, Phytochemistry and Pharmacological Aspects – Pharmacog Review –July-December 2010 Vol 4 Issue 8 Page 147-152
Sutharson L, Mariappan G, Saha BP, Ankit, Garg Satyendra, Pandey Lipika,Deepak kumar. The diverse pharmacological importance of Pyrazolone Derivatives: A Review Journal of Pharmacy Research 2010, 3(12),
Mariappan, G. Saha, B. P, Sutharson, L. Haldar, A. Synthesis and Bioactivity Evaluation of Pyrazolone Derivatives.. Chem Inform  vol. 42 issue 13 March 29, 2011.
Ankit, G Mariappan, B P Saha, Satyendra Garg, Lipika Pandey, Deepak Kumar, L Sutharson. Non steroidal anti-inflammatory and toxicological evaluation of newer 3-
methyl pyrazolone derivatives. Saudi Pharmaceutical Journal. Vol. 19, no. 2, April 2011
Sutharson Lingadurai, Rajan Vedasiromani Joseph, Soma Roy, Lila Kant Nath. Antileukemic activity of leaf extract of Bischofia javanica Blume on human leukemic cell lines. Indian Journal of Pharmacology. 2011; 43(2):143-149.
Kumar Arvind, Lingadurai Sutharson, Shrivastava Tarani P, Sanjib Bhattacharya, Pallab Kanti Haldar. Evaluation of hypoglycemic activity of methanol extract of leaves of Erythrina variegate Linn. in streptozotocin induced diabetic rats - Pharmaceutical Biology posted online June 2011, Vol. 49, No. 6: 577–582.
G.Mariappan, L.Sutharson, Tarani Prakash Srivastav, Deepak Kumar, Uddhav Patangia. Pharmacological and toxicological evaluation of some novel 2-substituted 4,5 diphenyl imidazole derivatives  Pharmacologia 2012;3(8):258-266
Mariappan G , Prabhat P, Sutharson L, Banerjee J, Patangia U, and Nath S. Synthesis and Antidiabetic Evaluation of Benzothiazole Derivatives. Journal of the Korean Chemical Society 2012; 56(2):251-256
Mariappan, L. Sutharson, K. Roy, D. Kumar, B. Hazarika and S. Saha. Antidiabetic and Toxicity Studies of Some Novel Oxazolone Derivatives. International Journal of Pharmaceutical and chemical sciences 2013; 2(2): 844-850
G Mariappan, Sadrul Alam, L.Sutharson, P.K.Halder, Shyamlendu Nath. Design,synthesis and neuro pharmacological activity of dihydro imidazole derivatives. Indian Journal of Chemistry.2013; 52B:568-572
L.Sutharson, L.K.Nath, J.Rajan Vedasiromoni,G.Mariappan. Isolation of a triterpenoid from methanolic extract leaves of Bischofia Javanica Blume from Sikkim Himalaya. 2015; 2(2):1-5
L.Sutharson, Deepak.T.K, Arifa.M, Habeeba.K, Shinju.V, Jasna.P. Xanthine oxidase inhibitory activity of some leafy vegetables collected from Palakkad regions of Kerala. International Journal of Pharma Sciences and Research. 2016; 7(1):1-5
L.Sutharson, G.Mariappan, Rajan Veda Siromoni, Prem Krishnan. Apoptosis pathway in drug discovery -  An Overview. Pharmline 2012; 1:17-22
L.Sutharson,G.Mariappan,Rajan Vedasiromoni. Cox-2 Inhibitors and anti-cancer approach –An overview. PharmLine 2013; 13(1):6-9
Sutharson Lingdurai, Rajan Vedasiromoni Joseph. Animal studies in B.Pharm curriculum of Experimental Pharmacology –A Double Edged Sword. Pharm Line 2013; 2:49-50
Jolly John, Abdul Vahab.A, Jyoti Haindran. Evaluation of antidiabetic activity of ethanolic leaves extract of Ceasalpinia mimosoides in alloxan induced diabetic rats. Journal of Pharma Research 2013, 2(11):15-17.
Isha I Sait, Jyoti Harindran, Abdul Vahab A, Jeena J.L, Nasli.S, Jolly John. Potential hepatoprotective effect and antioxidant role of methanol extract of morinda tinctora in carbontetrachloride induced hepatotoxicity in albino rats. Int J Pharm 2014, 4(1):363-368.
Jolly John. Acceptance in journal of pharma research manuscript id no: jpr-14323. Antiinflammatory effect of quassia indica leaf extract and role of antioxidant activity.
Jolly John. Potential Hepatoprotective Effect of Methanolic Extract of Quassia Indica Leaves. International Journal of Institutional Pharmacy and Life Sciences. 5(2): March-April 2015