Mumbai: Unani, homeopathy and other doctors wishing to practice allopathy should study pharmacology, the state medical education minister Vijay Kumar Gavit on Friday told the Legislative Assembly.
According to the minister, pharmacology will be a full course of one year and once homeopathy and others doctors have studied it and cleared the examination they will be allowed to practice allopathy.
An ordinance to this effect will be promulgated next month and accordingly, the Maharashtra Medical Practitioners Act, 1961 will be amended, Gavit said. He further said that the Homeopathy Council in Delhi has been requested to include pharmacology in the homeopathy curriculum. [Source: ToI]