Rajarshi Shahu College of Pharmacy
Dwarka Bahuddeshiya Gramin Vikas Foundation’s

Rajarshi Shahu College of Pharmacy

At & Post – Malvihir, Buldana, 443001, M.S., India
Affiliated to Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University, Amravati | Estd. in 2012
GOLD CATEGORY IN AICTE-CII SURVEY | Approved by PCI and AICTE, New Delhi | ISO 9001:2015 Certified

Mr. Vijay Sonar

M. Pharm, Ph.D. | Associate Professor | Department : Pharmaceutical Chemistry


Total Experience in Years

Teaching: 05      Industry: 01

No. of Papers Published

National: 10
International: 04

Papers presented in conferences

National: 01
International: 03

Professional memberships
Grants fetched
2.4 Lac
Core competency area

Regulatory Affairs, Chemistry of Natural Products, Analytical Chemistry.

Books published

Other information

1)    Research scholarship for Ph.D. from University of Cagliari, Italy (2014-2017).

2)    “Erasmus Placedoc” scholarship for undergoing Ph.D. internship at University of Porto, Portugal, 2016.

3)    Stipend for M. Pharm from AICTE on the basis of GPAT qualification.

Publications Details:
  1. VP Sonar, B Fois, S Distinto, E Maccioni, R Meleddu, F Cottiglia, Ferulic Acid Esters and Withanolides: In Search of Withania somnifera GABAA Receptor Modulators, Journal of natural products (2019) 82 (5), 1250-1257.
  2. Vijay P. Sonar, Buddhabhushan V. Bansod, pavankumar N. Desale, Shailesh S. Chalikwar, Ocimum Sanctum– A Traditional Remedy and Ethno Medicinal Uses, A Concise Review, American Journal of Pharmtech Research, 2019,9 (02),300-319.
  3. B Fois, G Bianco, VP Sonar, S Distinto, E Maccioni, R Meleddu, C Melis, Phenylpropenoids from Bupleurum fruticosum as Anti-Human Rhinovirus Species A Selective Capsid Binders, Journal of natural products (2017) 80 (10), 2799-2806.
  4. VP Sonar, A Corona, S Distinto, E Maccioni, R Meleddu, B Fois, C Floris, Natural product-inspired esters and amides of ferulic and caffeic acid as dual inhibitors of HIV-1 reverse transcriptase, European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry (2017) 130, 248-260.
  5. Vijay P. Sonar, Pavan N Desale et.al; Development and Validation of analytical method for determination of anti-Tuberculosis drugs by using RP-HPLC method, Inventi Rapid: Pharma Analysis and Quality Assurance (2020) 4.
  6. Sandip D. Firke, Sagar R. Kasar, Atul A. Shirkhedkar, Vijay P. Sonar, Analysis of Alkyl, Aryl Sulphonate Ester – Genotoxic Impurities (GIS) In Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API’s) and drug product, American Journal of Pharmtech Research (2020), 10(03),1-17.
  7. Ganesh B. Shevalkar, Kamlesh D. Mali, Vijay P. Sonar Stability Indicating High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) Method for Quantification of Ezetimibe: Development and Validation. Inventi Rapid: Pharma Analysis and Quality Assurance (2020) 4.