Indian Drugs
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Indian Drugs

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


Journal ISSN: 0019462X
Publisher: Indian Drug Manufacturers' Association
History: 1989-2021
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories


Indian Drugs is the scientific publication of the Indian Drug Manufacturers Association IDMA. The Indian Drugs Journal started its journey towards Nation building in 1963 with the aim to provide an excellent opportunity to the Indian Pharmaceutical research community to publish their original research manuscripts without charging any fees.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)

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SCR Impact Factor

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SCR Journal Ranking

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SCImago SJR Rank

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR indicator) is a measure of scientific influence of scholarly journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from.

Indian Drugs
Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Indian Drugs
Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    0.191 0.183 0.188
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    0.172 0.166 0.173
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    0.125 0.118 0.118
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    0.137 0.112 0.107
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0.08 0.079 0.074
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    0.1 0.099 0.092
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.078 0.084 0.106
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    0.076 0.112 0.099
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.113 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.107 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.164 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.178 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.193 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.201 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.23 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.241 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.19 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.151 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0.195 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.252 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0.304 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0.208 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0.311 NA NA
Note: impact factor data for reference only




Impact Factor

Impact factor (IF) is a scientometric factor based on the yearly average number of citations on articles published by a particular journal in the last two years. A journal impact factor is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field. Find out more: What is a good impact factor?

III. Other Science Influence Indicators

Any impact factor or scientometric indicator alone will not give you the full picture of a science journal. There are also other factors such as H-Index, Self-Citation Ratio, SJR, SNIP, etc. Researchers may also consider the practical aspect of a journal such as publication fees, acceptance rate, review speed. (Learn More)

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The h-index is an author-level metric that attempts to measure both the productivity and citation impact of the publications of a scientist or scholar. The index is based on the set of the scientist's most cited papers and the number of citations that they have received in other publications


Indian Drugs
H-Index History