ISSN :- 2231-6078
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DRUG DISCOVERY & HERBAL RESEARCH
EDITORIAL GUIDELINES

Manuscript Submission
Prepare the manuscript in Microsoft Word format (Version 2003) in Times New Roman font using a font size of 10. Title shall be in a font size 16, bold face capitals. All section titles in the manuscript shall be in font size 12, bold face capitals. Subtitles in each section shall be in font size 10, bold face lower case. Standard International Units could be used throughout the text. Pages should be numbered, manuscript should be starting with the title page and the text should be arranged in the following order: Title page, Abstract, Introduction, Methodology/ Material & Methods, Results and conclusion, Acknowledgements, References, Figure and Table. Complete file should be submitted to the e-mail:

Title
The title must be as brief as possible, comprehensive and descriptive. Each author must provide their full name including their forenames and surname followed by their address in normal face lower case. The Corresponding Author of the manuscript must be marked with an asterisk, and should be listed first. In addition the corresponding author must include telephone, fax and E-mail address at the bottom left corner of the title page. If any of the co-authors are from different organizations, their addresses too should be mentioned and indicated using numbers after their names.

Abstract
Should start after the title page and should present the reason of the study, the main findings, and principal conclusions, not more than 300 words.

Keywords
3-6 keywords are to be provided by the authors.

Introduction
Should start on a new page and should clearly introduce the topic and subtopics thereof in subsequent. Give the brief paragraph about the objective of present investigation/work.

Methodology/ Material & Methods
Should be clearly mentioned about the different methodology adopted for the investigation with proper citaions.

Results and Conclusion
The results and conclusion should be precise with discussion and be clear in presenting the data. It may be supported and presented by the graphs, figures and tables.

Acknowledgements
All acknowledgments should be typed in one paragraph directly preceding the reference section.

References
All the References mentioned in the text should be arranged according to the numeric. The general format will be underlined below:

Book Reference
Dwivedi S., Dwivedi A. and Patel P.C. (2009).Formulation, evaluation and antimicrobial activity of herbal lipstick, InRecent Advances in Prospects and Potential of Medicinal Plants, Ed. S.N. Dwivedi, Gayatri Publication, Rewa, 39-43.

Journal Reference
Dwivedi S.N., Dwivedi A. and Dwivedi S. (2010).Status and utilization of medicinal plants in Shahdol district, Madhya Pradesh, India, Part-2, Nutra Cos, 9, (Jan-Feb.): 40-42.

Abstract Reference
Dwivedi S. and Dubey R. (2009). QC of Herbals with special reference to standardization parameters: An overview; Abstract in National Seminar on Technological and Regulatory aspects of Herbal Drugs Analysis, 7-Oct.,2009, Mandsaur, M.P.