The Iranian Journal of Pharmaceutical Research (IJPR) is a peer-reviewed multi-disciplinary pharmaceutical publication, scheduled to appear quarterly and serve as a means for scientific information exchange in the international pharmaceutical forum. Specific scientific topics of interest to the journal include, but are not limited to: pharmaceutics, industrial pharmacy, pharmacognosy, toxicology, medicinal chemistry, novel analytical methods for drug characterization, computational and modeling approaches to drug design, bio-medical experience, clinical investigation, rational drug prescribing, pharmacoeconomics, biotechnology, nanotechnology, biopharmaceutics and physical pharmacy. 


Abstracting and Indexing:

PubMed / Chemical Abstracts / Index Copernicus / IMEMR / DOAJ / Biosis Previews / ISI Web of Science (Science Citation Index Expanded) / Journal Citation Reports / IPA / EMBASE / Scopus / EMR medex / EMRO / Iran medex / Open J-Gate / Scientific Information Database (SID) / EBSCO / ISC / Iran Journal / Google Scholar


Journal Metrics

Impact Factor (2019): 1.696

5-Year Journal Impact Factor: 1.998


CiteScore: 2.8

SJR: 0.370

SNIP: 0.649



IJPR Endnote citation style

IJPR mendeley citation style




Current Issue: Volume 20, Issue 3, Summer 2021 

4. Occurrence of Aflatoxins in Commercial Cereal-based Baby Foods in Iran: A Probabilistic Risk Assessment to Health

Pages 31-45

Moein Bashiry; Hassan Yazdanpanah; Ehsan Sadeghi; Sajad Shokri; Leila Mirmoghtadaie; Amir Mohammad Mortazavian; Abdorreza Mohammadi; Amene Nematollahi; Ehsan Hejazi; Hedayat Hosseini

7. Psychiatric Adverse Drug Reactions and Potential Anti-COVID-19 Drug Interactions with Psychotropic Medications

Pages 66-77

Parisa Ghasemiyeh; Negar Mortazavi; Iman Karimzadeh; Afsaneh Vazin; Laleh Mahmoudi; Ebrahim Moghimi Sarani; Ashkan MohammadSadeghi; Mina Shahisavandi; Ali Kheradmand; Soliman Mohammadi-Samani

9. The Impact of Inflation and Its Uncertainty on Pharmaceutical Prices: Evidence from Iran

Pages 94-101

Maryam Soleimani Movahed; Aziz Rezapour; Sajad Vahedi; Hassan Abolghasem Gorji; Rafat Bagherzadeh; Ali Nemati; Gholamreza Nemati; Saeed Mohammad-pour

10. Benefits and Risks of Melatonin in Hepatic and Pancreatic Disorders; A Review of Clinical Evidences

Pages 102-109

Saeed Abdi; Mohammad Abbasinazari; Sara Ataei; Neda Khanzadeh-Mogaddam; Negin Keshvari

14. Biological Activities and the Essential Oil Analysis of Cousinia harazensis and C. calocephala

Pages 140-150

Ebrahim Salimi-Sabour; Farshad H. Shirazi; Arash Mahboubi; Faraz Mojab; Mahboubeh Irani

15. Ultrasound and Sonogenetics: A New Perspective for Controlling Cells with Sound

Pages 151-160

Seyedeh Sara Azadeh; Parinaz Lordifard; Mohammad Hasan Soheilifar; Gholamreza Esmaeeli Djavid; Hoda Keshmiri Neghab

16. Novel Cytotoxic Phenanthro-triazine-3-thiol Derivatives as Potential DNA Intercalators and Bcl-2 Inhibitors

Pages 161-177

Mehdi Khoshneviszadeh; Omidreza Firuzi; Malihe Aminsafaee; Masoud Kashefizadeh; Sara Ranjbar; Zahra Rezaei; Hossein Sadeghpur; Farshid Zargari; Ramin Miri; Najmeh Edraki

17. Efficacy and Safety of 0.25% Timolol Gel in Healing Split-Thickness Skin Graft Site

Pages 178-186

Amirhossein Ghanbarzamani; Ebrahim Salehifar; Abdolreza Jafarirad; Mohammad Hossein Hesamirostami; Ali Bagherzadehsaba; Majid Saeedi; Monireh Ghazaeian; Ghasemali Khorasani; Mahmoud Moosazadeh

19. Inhibition of Different Pain Pathways Attenuates Oxidative Stress in Glial Cells: A Mechanistic View on Neuroprotective Effects of Different Types of Analgesics

Pages 204-215

Mohammad Reza Eskandari; Parivash Eftekhari; Samin Abbaszadeh; Maryam Noubarani; Bijan Shafaghi; Jalal Pourahmad

20. Adjunct Hypertonic Saline in Patients with Diffuse Edema Due to Heart Failure: A Randomized Double-Blinded Clinical Trial

Pages 216-222

Mohammad Parsa Mahjoob; Farnaz Barzi; Amirahmad Nassiri; Alireza Kaveh; Mahshid Haghi; Mahshad Ghoddusi; Mohammad Sistanizad

21. Private Demand for Covid-19 Vaccine: A Contingent Assessment from a Low-and Middle-income Country

Pages 223-234

Zahra Meshkani; Leila Zarei; Narges Hajimoladarvish; Jalal Arabloo; Aziz Rezapour; Hiro Farabi; Najmeh Moradi

25. Development of Novel Adhesive Bilayer Lyophilized Wafer of Moxifloxacin as a Modern Wound Dressing

Pages 271-284

Hossein Jafari; Vahid Ramezani; Mohsen Nabi-Meibodi; Ali Mohammad Ranjbar

26. Different Respiratory Samples for COVID-19 Detection by Standard and Direct Quantitative RT-PCR: A Literature Review

Pages 285-299

Maryam Ahmadzadeh; Hossein Vahidi; Arash Mahboubi; Fariba Hajifathaliha; Leila Nematollahi; Elham Mohit

27. PMSF Attenuates Morphine Antinociceptive Tolerance and Dependence in Mice: Its Association with the Oxidative Stress Suppression

Pages 300-309

Ehsan Asadi Akbarabadi; Hossein Rajabi Vardanjani; Shahrzad Molavinia; Marzieh Pashmforosh; Mohammad Javad Khodayar

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