Jurnal Farmasi Galenika (Galenika Journal of Pharmacy) (E-ISSN: 2442-8744), is an open access journal (e-journal) focusing on the scientific works in the field of Pharmacy including Pharmaceutical chemistry, pharmaceutical technology, pharmacognosy and phytochemistry, microbiology, clinical pharmacy and community . This journal is published every six months in April and October (2 issues per year), and developed by the Department of Pharmacy, Tadulako University
1. General Author Guidelines
All manuscripts must be submitted to Galenica Editorial Office by Online Submission at E-Journal portal address:
Or if you have already username and password, please go to :
where author register as Author and/or offered as Reviewer by online. If authors have any problems on the online submission, please contact Editorial Office at the following email: firstname.lastname@example.org
2. Manuscript Template
Manuscript should be prepared according to the following author guidelines in the MS Word article template:
3. Author Fee (Page Charge)
Jurnal Farmasi Galenika (Galenika Journal of Pharmacy) is an open access international journal. Readers can read and download any full-text articles for free of charge.
4. User Rights
All articles published Open Access will be immediately and permanently free for everyone to read and download. We are continuously working with our author communities to select the best choice of license options, currently being defined for this journal as follows: • Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA)
5. Manuscript Preparation Guidelines
a. General Organization of Paper
The paper will be published in GJP after peer-reviewed process and decided “Accepted” by Editor. The final paper layout will be reproduced by Editorial Office of GJP. The final paper layout in PDF type, known as “Uncorrected Proof” should be corrected by Author.
b. Article Types
The journal will consider the following article types;
The articles that present the results of the original research study are considered as research articles. These manuscripts should describe how the research project was conducted and provide a thorough analysis of the results of the project. The research articles should include the following in the order given below:
- Materials and Methods
- Results and Discussion
Systematic reviews may be submitted as research articles.
Reviews and mini-reviews
A review article provides an overview of the published literature in a particular subject area. A review article should contain an abstract, keywords, introduction, methods (including data sources, study selection, and data extraction), results and discussion, conclusion, acknowledgment, and references.
c. Body Text
The body of the text is a set of body text paragraphs defined as follows:
• 11pt Times New Roman
• One-half space, defined as 6pt
• Spacing after the heading is 3pt
• Spacing before the new heading is 12pt
There are two levels of allowed bulleting: • This is the first bullet level • This is a sub-bullet level
Tables are sequentially numbered with the table title and number above the table. Tables should be centered in the column OR on the page (see template of GJP).
Figures are sequentially numbered commencing at 1 with the figure title and number below the figure as shown in Figure 1. Detailed recommendations for figures are as follows:
• Ensure that figures are clear and legible with typed letterings.
• Black & white or colored figures are allowed.
• Hard copy illustrations should, preferably, be scanned and included in the electronic version of the submission in an appropriate format as follows: o BMP - Microsoft bitmap file o WMF - Windows Metafile Format o GIF-Graphic Intercahange Format o JPEG
g. Manuscript Format
Manuscript should be typed using word processors (Microsoft Word or Open Office) software. The font used throughout the paper is Times New Roman. The paper size is A4 (i.e., 210 x 297 mm), one-column format. Page numbers should be included in the text located in footer section of each page. Use of pronouns such as I, we etc is to be avoided. Manuscript submitted to this journal should follow the heading below, except for the review article: Title; Authors Name; Authors Affiliation; Abstract; Keywords; Introduction; Material and Methods; Results and Discussion; Conclusions; Acknowledgments; and References.
h. Paper Title
This is your opportunity to attract the reader’s attention. Remember that readers are the potential authors who will cite your article. Identify the main issue of the paper. Begin with the subject of the paper. The title should be accurate, unambiguous, specific, and complete. Do not contain infrequently-used abbreviations.
i. Authors Name and Affiliations
Write Author(s) names without title and professional positions such as Prof, Dr, Production Manager, etc. Do not abbreviate your last/family name. Always give your First and Last names. Write clear affiliation of all Authors. Affiliation includes: name of department/unit, (faculty), name of university, address, country. Present/permanent address. If an author has moved since the work described in the article was done, or was visiting at the time, a 'Present address' (or 'Permanent address') may be indicated as a footnote to that author's name. The address at which the author actually did the work must be retained as the main, affiliation address. Superscript Arabic numerals are used for such footnotes.
j. Abstract and Keywords
Abstract should stand alone, means that no citation in abstract. Consider it the advertisement of your article. Abstract should tell the prospective reader what you did and highlight the key findings. Avoid using technical jargon and uncommon abbreviations. You must be accurate, brief, clear and specific. Use words which reflect the precise meaning, Abstract should be precise and honest. Please follow word limitations (100‐300 words). Keywords are the labels of your manuscript and critical to correct indexing and searching. Therefore the keywords should represent the content and highlight of your article. Use only those abbreviations that are firmly established in the field. e.g. DRPs .
In Introduction, Authors should state the objectives of the work at the end of introduction section. Before the objective, Authors should provide an adequate background, and very short literature survey in order to record the existing solutions/method, to show which is the best of previous researches, to show the main limitation of the previous researches, to show what do you hope to achieve (to solve the limitation), and to show the scientific merit or novelties of the paper.
l. Material and Methods
Material and methods should make readers be able to reproduce the analysis. Provide sufficient detail to allow the work to be reproduced. Methods already published should be indicated by a reference: only relevant modifications should be described.
m. Results and Discussion
Results should be clear and concise. The results should summarize (scientific) findings rather than providing data in great detail. Please highlight differences between your results or findings and the previous publications by other researchers.
Conclusions should answer the objectives of research. Tells how your work advances the field from the present state of knowledge. Without clear Conclusions, reviewers and readers will find it difficult to judge the work, and whether or not it merits publication in the journal.
Recognize those who helped in the research, especially funding supporter of your research.
Cite the main scientific publications on which your work is based. Cite only items that you have read. Do not inflate the manuscript with too many references. Avoid excessive self‐citations. Avoid excessive citations of publications from the same region. Check each reference against the original source (authors name, volume, issue, year). Please use Reference Manager Applications like Mendeley. Use other published articles in the same journal as models. All publications cited in the text should be included as a list of references. Please ensure that every reference cited in the text is also present in the reference list (and vice versa).
r. Example of References (APA 6th Style)\
Batty, D., Buchori, A. eds. (2001). Principle of Remote Sensing. Reading, Mass.: Addison- Wesley. ← Book
Brimicombe, A. (10 August 2011). Citing Internet sources URL http://www.eei- alex.com/eye/utw/96aug.html. ←Website
Clancey, W.J. (1979). Transfer of Rule-Based Expertise through a Tutorial Dialogue. PhD Dissertation, Department of Computer Science, Stanford University. ←Thesis
Clark, B.C (2011). AGB for Predicting Urban Growth. In Proceedings of the ISPRS, 200-210. Bali, Indonesia : International Conferences on Remote Sensing, Inc. ←Conferences
Dragicevic, S., Terence, L., & Shivanand, B. (2015). GIS-based multicriteria evaluation with multiscale analysis to characterize urban landslide susceptibility in data-scarce environments. Habitat International, 45(2), 114–125. doi:10.1016/j.habitatint.2014.06.031. ← Journal
Submission Preparation Checklist
As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
1. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
2. The submission file is in Microsoft Word file format.
3. Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
4. The text is single-spaced; uses a 11-point times new roman font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
5. If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.