Medicine and Cosmetics Analysis Section

Medicines and cosmetics Analysis Section.

This section is responsible for chemical testing of medicines, herbal drugs, cosmetics, raw materials, and any other product that may be deemed to constitute medicine or cosmetic product; and the development of new analytical methods.

Parameters of analysis include:-

  • Physical testing
  • Identification                                                      
  • Assay                                                                                      
  • Bioassay
  • Dissolution
  • Disintegration
  • Related Substances (Impurities profiles)
  • Friability
  • Heavy metals,
  • Hydroquinone,
  •  Steroids