Dr. Arup Kumar Misra

Dr. Arup Kumar Misra

Assistant Professor, PHARMACOLOGY

Designation : Assistant Professor

Qualification :

MBBS (2007) from Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sevagram, Wardha,

MD in Pharmacology (2014) from Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sevagram, Wardha,

DNB(2017) from National Board of Examinations, New Delhi,

Fellowship in Diabetes (FID),

Postgraduate Diploma in Geriatric Medicine (PGDGM),

Professional Diploma in Clinical Research (PDCR),

Professional Certificate in Pharmacovigilance (PCPV)

Email :arup.pharma@aiimsmangalagiri.edu.in

Research Profile

Area of Interest

  • Clinical Pharmacology

  • Pharmacovigilance

  • Diabetology

  • Geriatric Medicine


  • Member, American College of Clinical Pharmacology (ACCP)

  • Member, National Academy of Medical Sciences (NAMS)

  • Life Member, Andhra Pradesh Pharmacologists Society (APPS)

  • Life member of National Medicos Organization (NMO).

Honors / Awards

Awarded MNAMS in 2019

Books / Chapters

  1. Dutta S, Sharma PK, Misra A. SGLT2 inhibitors: An evidence-based perspective. In: Atta-ur-Rahman. Frontiers in Clinical Drug Research- Diabetes and Obesity. 5th Vol. Singapore: Bentham Science Publishers;2020. p. 138-155.
  2. Misra AK, Sharma PK. Sedative and Hypnotic Drugs. In: Uddin MD, Rashid M, editors.Advances in Neuropharmacology: Drugs and Therapeutics. 1st ed. Florida: Apple Academic Press;2020. p. 259-81.
  3. Misra AK, Sharma PK, Ambwani S, Verma SK. Oxidant/Antioxidant Imbalances in Huntington’s Disease. In: Uddin MD, Upaganlawar AB, editors. Oxidative Stress and Antioxidant Defense: Biomedical Value in Health and Diseases. 1st ed. New York: Nova Science Publishers;2019. p. 203-28.
  4. Sahai R, Sharma PK, Misra A, Dutta S. Gout: Pharmacology of the therapeutic approaches. In: Barac I. Gout. 1st ed. London: IntechOpen Publishers;2019. p. 1-17.


1. Singh V, Misra AK, Singh M, Midha NK, Kumar B, Ambwani S, et al. An open-label, randomized, 10 weeks prospective study on the efficacy of vitamin D (daily low dose and weekly high dose) in vitamin D deficient patients. J Family Med Prim Care 2019;8:1958-63. PMID: 31334162.

2. Sharma PK, Misra AK, Gupta A, Singh S, Dhamija P, Pareek P. A retrospective analysis of reporting of adverse drug reactions to oncology drugs: An experience from a national center of clinical excellence. Indian J Pharmacol 2018;50:273-8. PMID: 30636831

3. Misra AK, Varma SK, Kumar R. Anti-inflammatory Effect of an Extract of Agave americana on Experimental Animals. Phcog Res 2018;10:104-8. PMID: 29568196

4. Sharma PK, Misra AK, Gupta N, Khera D, Gupta A, Khera P. Pediatric pharmacovigilance in an institute of national importance: Journey has just begun. Indian J Pharmacol 2017;49:390-5. PMID: 29515280

5. Gauri Wankheda, Vinita Hutke, Pranita J Waghmare, Arup Kr. Misra, Sushil Kumar Verma, B.C. Harinath. Inhibitory effect of isoniazid and orlistat combination on mycobacterial ES-31 serine protease in vitro and on the growth of M.Tb bacilli in axenic culture. Indian J Tuberc 2012;59:156-61. PMID:23362713