Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

J. Islamic Pharm. publishes research papers, short communications, reviews and notes dealing with entire aspects of Pharmaceutical sciences, including: Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Natural Product Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Biology, Pharmaceutical Microbiology and Biotechnology, Pharmacology, Pharmacognosy, Computational Chemistry, Molecular Modeling, Drug Design, and Community and Clinical Pharmacy.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

This process conducting a blind review system. It means that during peer review, reviewers will be able to access your manuscript securely using our online system, whilst maintaining his/her anonymity.

Manuscripts are reviewed by at least two suitably qualified experts, then all publication decisions are made by the Editor in Chief of this journal, based on review’s results by the reviewers. The decisions could be:

  • Accept outright
  • Request a revision, where marked manuscripts sent back by editors to authors for refinement. Authors have to send back revised manuscripts within 1 weeks.
  • Reject outright

When all editorial issues are resolved, your paper will be formally accepted for publication. After acceptance, authors are sent proofs of their manuscript but only changes to the title, author list or scientific errors will be permitted. All corrections must be approved by the publishing team. J.Islamic Pharm. reserves the right to make the final decision about matters of style and the size of figures.

In cases of appeals, authors can take it during or after peer review process. Manuscripts that succeed to published cannot be rejected. Final decisions on appeals will be made by Editor in Chief with considerations of author and editor handling the manuscript. The manuscripts appealed cannot be reversed to resubmission.

Editorial board of J. Islamic Pharm. always strive to maintain the integrity of peer review while providing best services to authors through efficient peer review process.


Open Access Policy

This journal is open access journal which means that all content is freely available without any charge to users or institutions.