Pharmacology & Clinical Pharmacy

Academic Departments

Research Activities

Research activities embrace different areas of experimental and clinical pharmacology and therapeutics. 

The areas under investigation encompass: pharmacogenetics of drugs, pharmacoeconomics, cardiovascular pharmacology 

and the effect of several agents on experimental acute and chronic renal failure. Please check each webpage for their research of interest.

 

 

  • Selected Abstract in International Conferences
  • Selected Publications

2021

Moosa Allawati, Sanad Al-Malki, Aly Abdelrahman.  Utilization patterns of drugs used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis in a tertiary care hospital in Oman.  Abstracts from the 10th International Conference for Healthcare and Medical Students (ICHAMS). BMC Proc 15, 6 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12919-021-00209-4.

Virtual.

2020

Effect of Levosimendan, an inodilator, on Streptozotocin-induced Diabetic Nephropathy in Rats, Experimental Biology 4-7 April 2020, San Diego, California, USA.

2019

1.    Abdelrahman Aly M, Al-Suleimani Yousuf, Ashique M, Manoj P, Al-Saadi H, Ali Badreldin H.  Effect of levosimendan, a calcium sensitizer, on renal hemodynamics in L-NAME induced hypertensive rats. 29th European Meeting on Hypertension and Cardiovascular Protection, 2019, Milan, Italy.  

2.    Abdelrahman Aly M, Al-Suleimani Yousuf, Ashique M, Manoj P, Al-Saadi H, Ali Badreldin H.  Effect of nimesulide, indomethacin or sulfasalazine on fructose induced hypertension, insulin resistance and hyperlipidemia in rats.  29th European Meeting on Hypertension and Cardiovascular Protection, 2019, Milan, Italy.

3.    Yousuf Al Suleimani, Aly M. Abdelrahman, Asem Shalaby, Mohammed Ashique, Priyadarsini Manoj, Hasna Al-Saadi, Badreldin H. Ali. Effect of levosimendan, a calcium sensitizer, on cisplatin-induced nephrotoxicity in rats 7th Kuwait International Pharmacy Conference KIPC 2019. March 5 -7 2019.

4.    Badreldin Ali, Yousuf Al Suleimani, Aly Abdelrahman, and A. Shalaby. Sultan Qaboos University, Al Khod, Oman.Effect of Levosimendan, an Inodilator, on Cisplatin-Induced Nephrotoxicity in Rats. 58TH ANNUAL MEETING & ToxEXpo (2019 SOT ANNUAL MEETING). MARCH 10-14, 2019. Baltimore. USA.

5.    Badreldin Ali1, S. Al-Salam2, Yousuf Al Suleimani1, Mohammed Al Za'abi1, Aly Abdelrahman1, N. Schupp3, and A. Nemmar2. 1Sultan Qaboos University, Al Khod, Oman; 2United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates; and 3University of Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany.Effects of the SGLT-2 Inhibitor Canagliflozin on Adenine-Induced Chronic Kidney Disease in Rats. 58TH ANNUAL MEETING & ToxEXpo. MARCH 10-14, 2019. Baltimore. USA

 

2018

1.    Al-Mukhaini S, Al-Waili K, Al-Rasadi K, Al-Zakwani Ibrahim. Alirocumab in Omani Patients with Familial Hypercholesterolemia Undergoing Lipoprotein Apheresis. International Symposium on Atheorslcerosis. Toronto, Canada, 9-12 June 2018. Poster #P1.108.

2.    Al Jarallah M, Rajesh R, Al-Saber A, Dashti R, Bulbanat B, Ridha M, Al Zakwani Ibrahim, Sulaiman K, Panduranga P, Al Suwaidi J, Alhabib K, Almahmeed W, Bazargani N, Al-Motarreb M, Amin H. Digoxin and its impact on acutely decompensated chronic heart failure. Heart Failure 2018. Organized by the Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology including the World Congress on Acute Heart Failure. Vienna, Austria, May 26-29, 2018. Poster #P1872.

3.    Badreldin H Ali, Al Suleimani Yousuf, Abdelrahman Aly M.    Effect of infliximab and tocilizumab on fructose induced hypertension and insulin resistance. EB2018, San Diego, CA, USA, April 2018.

4.    Al Jarallah M, Rajesh R, Al Zakwani Ibrahim, Dashti R, Bulbanat B, Ridha M, Al Suwaidi J, Sulaiman K, Panduranga P, Almahmeed W, Alhabib K, Amin H, Bazargani N, Al-Motarreb M, Al-Saber A. Impact of cardio-renal anemia syndrome in de novo acute heart failure and acutely decompensated chronic heart failure. Heart Failure 2018. Organized by the Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology including the World Congress on Acute Heart Failure. Vienna, Austria, May 26-29, 2018. Poster #P483.

5.    Al Jarallah M, Rajesh R, Al Zakwani Ibrahim, Dashti R, Bulbanat B, Ridha M, Al Suwaidi J, Sulaiman K, Panduranga P, Almahmeed W, Alhabib K, Al-Motarreb M, Amin H, Bazargani N, Alsheikh-Ali A. In-hospital Mortality in Cardiorenal Anemia Syndrome: An Observational Data from Gulf-CARE-Registry. Heart Failure 2018. Organized by the Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology including the World Congress on Acute Heart Failure. Vienna, Austria, May 26-29, 2018. Poster #P1185.

6.    Ibrahim Hamdy Younos, Asmaa Mohammed Said Al Shehhi. Prescribing Antibiotics for Treatment of Non-specific Childhood Diarrhea within a tertiary health care facility International conference and exhibition on pharmaceutical science & research. Dubai, UAE 28-30 June

7.    Abderrahim Nemmar, Suhail Al-Salam, Sumaya Beegam, Priya Yuvaraju, Badreldin H Ali. Protective effects of nootkatone against particles-induced lung injury caused by diesel exhaust is mediated via the NF-?B pathway. European Respiratory Journal 2018 52: PA4512; DOI: 10.1183/13993003.congress-2018.PA4512

8.    Al Jarallah M, Rajesh R, Al Zakwani Ibrahim, Dashti R, Bulbanat B, Ridha M, Sulaiman K, Panduranga P, Al Suwaidi J, Almahmeed W, Alhabib K, Amin H, Bazargani N, Al-Motarreb M, Alsheikh-Ali A.  Role of cardio renal anemia syndrome in acute heart failure. Heart Failure 2018. Organized by the Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology including the World Congress on Acute Heart Failure. Vienna, Austria, May 26-29, 2018. Poster #P1873.

9.    Badreldin H. Ali, Al Suleimani Y, Abdelrahman, Karaca T, Nemmar A.The effect of the dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitor sitagliptin on gentamicin nephrotoxicity in mice.  EB2018, San Diego, CA, USA, April 2018.

10.    Yousuf M. Al Suleimani, S. Al Salam, Mohammed Al Zaabi, J. Al Kalbani, P. Manoj, A. Ramkumar, A. Nemmar, Badreldin H. Ali.  The effect of chrysin on the actions of diesel exhausts particles in rats with experimental chronic kidney disease. 7th World Congress of Oxidative Stress, Calcium Signaling and TRP Channels Alanya-Antalya, Turkey, 20-23 April 2018 (http://2018.cmos.org.tr). 

 

 

2016

Badreldin H. Ali, Suhail Al-Salam, Mohamed H. Al Za’abi, Yousuf Al Suleimani and Abderrahim Nemmar. Experimentally- induced chronic kidney disease in rats, and the influence of curcumin thereon. The FASEB J. 2016 30(1).711.8

 Al Suleimani YM & Al Mahruqi AM. The contractility effect of endogenous lipid noladin ether in the rat small mesenteric artery. 7th International Conference on Drug Discovery and Therapy, Feb 2016, Sharjah, UAE.

Al Suleimani YM, Ahmed S Al Mahruqi, Al Za`abi M, Shalaby A, Mohammed Ashique, Nemmar A, Ali BH.  Effect of Diesel Exhaust Particles on Renal Vascular Responses in Rats with Chronic Kidney Disease. 7th International Conference on Drug Discovery and Therapy, Feb 2016, Sharjah, UAE.

2015

Al Suleimani YM & Hiley Characterization of calcium-signalling mediated by human GPR55 expressed in HEK293 cells. ICPPM 2015: XIII International Conference on Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Medicine, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on February, 12-13, 2015.

Al Suleimani YM & Al Mahruqi AM  Mechanisms of O-1602 induced endothelium-independent vasorelaxation of rat small mesenteric artery. ICPPM 2015: XIII International Conference on Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Medicine, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on February, 12-13, 2015.

Eisha Jain, Eilidh E McNaughton, Charles E Sudlow, Yousuf M AlSuleimani, WS Vanessa Ho. Cardiovascular activity of the endogenous GPR55 agonist, L-alpha-lysophosphatidylinositol. ASCEPT-BPS JOINT SCIENTIFIC MEETING 19-21 MAY 2015 Hong Kong   

2014

Ali BH, Al Za’abi M, Ramkumar A, Nemmar A. Anemia in adenine-induced chronic renal failure and the influence of treatment with gum acacia thereon. FASEB J 2014; 28:1063.4.

Albarwani S, Al Lawati I, Al Siyabi S, Tanira M. Effect of nanoparticles on relaxation of small mesenteric arteries of spontaneously hypertensive rats. FASEB J April 2014 28:LB659.

2013

Ali BH, Al Za'abi M, Waly MI, Ramkumar A, Madanagopal T, Lawati I, Nemmar A. Effect of charcoal treatment on rats with adenine-induced chronic renal failure. FASEB J 2013; 27:889.1

2012 

Ali BH, Al Husseini I, Beegam S, Al Shukaili A, Nemmar A, Schupp N. Effect of gum Arabic on oxidative stress and inflammation in adenine-induced chronic renal failure in rats.  FASEB J 2012; 26:1051.9 

Al-Zakwani I, Balkhair A, Alkindi S, Obaidani N, Pathare AV. Pharmacoeconomic cost for delivery of anti-retroviral treatment: What are we in for? 17th Congress of the European Hematology Association EHA 2012, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 14-17 June 2012.

2021

  1. Kobalava Zhanna Davidovna, Ayten Fuad Safarova, Flora Elisa Cabello Montoya, Maria Vasilevna Vatsik-Gorodetskaya, Karaulova Yulia Leonidovna, Zorya Olga Tairovna, Arutina Olga Valeryevna, Rajesh Rajan, Mohammed Al Jarallah, Peter A. Brady, Ibrahim Al-Zakwani. A single-center comparative study of lung ultrasound versus chest computed tomography during the COVID-19 era. Multidiscip Respir Med. 2021 Jan 15; 16(1): 766.  Published online 2021 Jul 21. PMCID: PMC8314678.

 

  1. Ibrahim SA, Mohamed MZ, El-Tahawy NF, Abdelrahman AM.  Antifibrotic effects of bezafibrate and pioglitazone against thioacetamide-induced liver fibrosis in albino rats. Can J Physiol Pharmacol. 99:313-320, 2021

 

  1. Santhosh J, Al Salmani M, Khamis F, Ali Al Ubaidani S, Al-Zakwani I. Clinical characteristics of COVID-19 in pregnant women: A retrospective descriptive single-center study from a tertiary hospital in Muscat, Oman. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2021;152(2):270-274.

 

  1. Faryal Khamis, Zainab Al Arimi, Hamed Al Naamani, Maher Al Bahrani, Nenad Pandak, Zakaryia Al Bolushi, Stephan S. Deenadayalan, Adil Al Lawati, Issa Al Salmi, Ibrahim Al-Zakwani. Convalescent Plasma Therapy in Critically Ill COVID-19 Patients: An Open Label Trial. Oman Med J. 2021 Sep; 36(5): e296.  Published online 2021 Sep 30. PMCID: PMC8491110

 

  1. Reem Abdwani, Eman Al Masroori, Eiman Abdullah, Safiya Al Abrawi, Ibrahim Al-Zakwani. Correction to: Evaluating the performance of ACR, SLICC and EULAR/ACR classification criteria in childhood onset systemic lupus erythematosus. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2021; 19: 165.  Published online 2021 Dec 2. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2021; 19: 141. PMCID: PMC8638134

 

  1. Critical pertussis: A multi-centric analysis of risk factors and outcomes in Oman. Birru F, Al-Hinai Z, Awlad Thani S, Al-Mukhaini K, Al-Zakwani I, Al-Abdwani R. Int J Infect Dis. 2021;107:53-58. doi:10.1016/j.ijid.2021.04.046

 

  1. Mohammed Al Za’abi, Haytham Ali, Badreldin H. Ali. Effect of flaxseed on systemic inflammation and oxidative stress in diabetic rats with or without chronic kidney disease. PLoS One. 2021; 16(10): e0258800.  Published online 2021 Oct 19. PMCID: PMC8525749

 

  1. Effects of repeated increasing doses of cisplatin as models of acute kidney injury and chronic kidney disease in rats. Al Za’abi, M., Al Salam, S., Al Suleimani, Y., Nemmar, A., Ali, B.H. Naunyn-Schmiedeberg's Archives of Pharmacology, 2021, 394(2), pp. 249–259

 

  1. Reem Abdwani, Eiman Masroori, Eiman Abdullah, Safiya Al Abrawi, Ibrahim Al-Zakwani. Evaluating the performance of ACR, SLICC and EULAR/ACR classification criteria in childhood onset systemic lupus erythematosus. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2021; 19: 141.  Published online 2021 Sep 9. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2021; 19: 165. PMCID: PMC8428110

 

  1. Khalid F. Alhabib, Khalid Al-Rasadi, Turky H. Almigbal, Mohammed A. Batais, Ibrahim Al-Zakwani, Faisal A. Al-Allaf, Khalid Al-Waili, Fahad Zadjali, Mohammad Alghamdi, Fahad Alnouri, Zuhier Awan, Abdulhalim J. Kinsara, Ahmed AlQudaimi, Wael Almahmeed, Hani Sabbour, Mahmoud Traina, Bassam Atallah, Mohammed Al-Jarallah, Ahmad AlSarraf, Nasreen AlSayed, Haitham Amin, Hani Altaradi. Familial Hypercholesterolemia in the Arabian Gulf Region: Clinical results of the Gulf FH Registry. PLoS One. 2021; 16(6): e0251560.  Published online 2021 Jun 4. PMCID: PMC8177652

 

  1. Mohammed AlJarallah, Rajesh Rajan, Raja Dashti, Ahmad Al Saber, Jiazhu Pan, Kobalava D. Zhanna, Hassan Abdelnaby, Wael Aboelhassan, Farah Almutairi, Mohammed Abdullah, Naser Alotaibi, Mohammad Al Saleh, Noor Al Nasrallah, Bader AlBader, Haya Malhas, Maryam Ramadhan, Mahdy Hamza, Peter A. Brady, Ibrahim AlZakwani, Moudhi Alroomi. Inhospital mortality in SARSCoV2 stratified by serum 25hydroxyvitamin D levels: A retrospective study. J Med Virol. 2021 Jun 20: PMCID: PMC8242815

 

  1. Kidney Dysfunction among COVID-19 Patients in the United Arab Emirates. Ibrahim Y. Hachim, Mahmood Y. Hachim, Kashif Bin Naeem, Haifa Hannawi, Issa Al Salmi, Ibrahim Al-Zakwani, Suad Hannawi. Oman Med J. 2021 Jan; 36(1): e221.  Published online 2021 Feb 7. PMCID: PMC7868039

 

  1. Faryal Khamis, Ziad Memish, Maher Al Bahrani, Samata Al Dowaiki, Nenad Pandak, Zakaryia Al Bolushi, Issa Al Salmi, Ibrahim Al-Zakwani. Prevalence and predictors of in-hospital mortality of patients hospitalized with COVID-19 infection. J Infect Public Health. 2021 Jun; 14(6): 759–765.  Published online 2021 Apr 18. PMCID: PMC8053361

 

  1. Faryal Khamis, Hanan Al Naabi, Adil Al Lawati, Zaiyana Ambusaidi, Mariam Al Sharji, Umkulthum Al Barwani, Nenad Pandak, Zakariya Al Balushi, Maher Al Bahrani, Issa Al Salmi, Ibrahim Al-Zakwani. Randomized controlled open label trial on the use of favipiravir combined with inhaled interferon beta-1b in hospitalized patients with moderate to severe COVID-19 pneumonia. Int J Infect Dis. 2021 Jan; 102: 538–543. PMCID: PMC7833906

 

  1. Mohammed Al Za’abi, Badreldin H. Ali, Yousuf Al Suleimani, Sirin A. Adham, Haytham Ali, Priyadarsini Manoj, Mohammed Ashique, Abderrahim Nemmar. The Effect of Metformin in Diabetic and Non-Diabetic Rats with Experimentally-Induced Chronic Kidney Disease. Biomolecules. 2021 Jun; 11(6): 814.  Published online 2021 May 30. PMCID: PMC8227500

 

  1. Mohammed Al Za’abi, Badreldin H Ali, Yousuf Al Suleimani, Ibrahim Al-Zakwani, Balqees Al-Fulaiti, Priyadarsini Manoj, Abderrahim Nemmar. The Effects of Furosemide on Behavioral and Hormonal Parameters in Male and Female Mice Subjected to Immobilization and Cold-Water Stress. J Exp Pharmacol. 2021; 13: 637–643.  Published online 2021 Jul 5. PMCID: PMC8274823

 

  1. Faryal Khamis, Ziad Memish, Maher Al Bahrani, Hamed Al Nummani, Dana Al Raisi, Samata Al Dowaiki, Shabnam Chhetri, Fatma Al Fahdi, Maha Al Yahyai, Nenad Pandak, Zakariya Al Bolushi, Zainab Alarimi, Sabria Al Hashmi, Issa Al Salmi, Ibrahim Al-Zakwani. The Role of Convalescent Plasma and Tocilizumab in the Management of COVID-19 Infection: A Cohort of 110 Patients from a Tertiary Care Hospital in Oman. J Epidemiol Glob Health. 2021 Jun; 11(2): 216–223.  . PMCID: PMC8242118.

 

  1. Al Za'abi M, Ali H, Al Sabahi M, Ali BH. The salutary action of melatonin and betaine, given singly or concomitantly, on cisplatin-induced nephrotoxicity in mice. Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol. 2021 May 18. PMID: 34003327.

 

  1. Alghafar DA, Younos Ibrahim, Baimani KA, Al-Salhi D, Al-Riyami A, Rizvi S, Buckley NE. Trastuzumab cardiotoxicity in HER2-positive breast cancer patients in tertiary health care center, sultanate of Oman. J Oncol Pharm Pract. 2021 Mar; 27(2):312-321. Epub 2020 Apr 27.PMID: 32340535

 

  1. Al-Mirza A, Al-Subhi HR, Abdelrahman AM. Utilization patterns of antihypertensive drugs in the management of hypertension among patients with chronic kidney disease at a tertiary hospital.  Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol. 10: 466-470, 2021

 

2020

  1. Abdelrahman AM, Al Suleimani YM, Manoj P, Ashique M, Ali BH, Schupp N. Effect of infliximab, a tumor necrosis factor-alpha inhibitor, on doxorubicin-induced nephrotoxicity in rats. Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol. 2020 Jan; 393(1):121-130. PMID: 31501914

 

  1. Ali BH, Al Za'abi M, Al Suleimani Y, Manoj P, Ali H, Ribeiro DA, Nemmar A. Gum arabic reduces inflammation, oxidative, and nitrosative stress in the gastrointestinal tract of mice with chronic kidney disease. Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol. 2020 Mar 10. PMID: 32157347

 

  1. Abdelrahman AM, Al Salam S, Al Suleimani Y, Ashique M, Manoj P, Ali BH. Effect of levosimendan, an inodilator, on streptozotocin-induced diabetic nephropathy in rats. Eur J Pharmacol. 2020 Apr 15; 873:172960. PMID: 32001219

 

  1. Ali BH, Al-Salam S, Balushi KAA, Za'abi MA, Adham SA, Beegam S, Yuvaraju P, Manoj P, Nemmar A. Ameliorative Effect of Gum Acacia on Hookah Smoke-Induced Testicular Impairment in Mice. Biomolecules. 2020 May 13; 10(5):762. PMID: 32414135 

 

  1. Nemmar A, Al-Salam S, Beegam S, Yuvaraju P, Ali BH.  Comparative Study on Pulmonary Toxicity in Mice Induced by Exposure to Unflavoured and Apple- and Strawberry-Flavoured Tobacco Waterpipe Smoke. Oxid Med Cell Longev. 2020 Jan 14; 2020:6450450. PMID: 32025277 

 

  1. Nemmar A, Al-Salam S, Beegam S, Yuvaraju P, Zaaba NE, Yasin J, Ali BH. Waterpipe Tobacco Smoke Inhalation Triggers Thrombogenicity, Cardiac Inflammation and Oxidative Stress in Mice: Effects of Flavouring. Int J Mol Sci. 2020 Feb 14; 21(4):1291. PMID: 32075078 

 

  1. Nemmar A, Beegam S, Yuvaraju P, Yasin J, Ali BH, Adeghate E. Nose-Only Water-Pipe Smoke Exposure in Mice Elicits Renal Histopathological Alterations, Inflammation, Oxidative Stress, DNA Damage, and Apoptosis. Front Physiol. 2020 Feb 11; 11:46. PMID: 32116758 

 

  1. Salman B, Al-Khabori M, Al-Huneini M, Al-Rawas A, Dennison D, Al-Za'abi M. Busulfan clearance does not predict the development of hepatic veno-occlusive disease in patients undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Int J Hematol. 2020 May 28. PMID: 32468179

 

  1. Alghafar DA, Younos I, Baimani KA, Al-Salhi D, Al-Riyami A, Rizvi S, Buckley NE.Trastuzumab cardiotoxicity in HER2-positive breast cancer patients in tertiary health care center, sultanate of Oman. J Oncol Pharm Pract. 2020 Apr 27:1078155220919888. PMID: 32340535

 

  1. Abo-Salem OM, Ali TM, Harisa GI, Mehanna OM, Younos IH, Almalki WH. Beneficial effects of (-)-epigallocatechin-3-O-gallate on diabetic peripheral neuropathy in the rat model. J Biochem Mol Toxicol. 2020 Apr 10:e22508. PMID: 32275810

 

  1. Al-Hadithi D, Al-Zakwani I, Balkhair A, Al Suleimani YM. Evaluation of the appropriateness of meropenem prescribing at a tertiary care hospital: A retrospective study in Oman. Int J Infect Dis. 2020 Apr 24; 96:180-186. PMID: 32339716

 

  1. Khamis F, Al-Zakwani I, Al Naamani H, Al Lawati S, Pandak N, Omar MB, Al Bahrani M, Bulushi ZA, Al Khalili H, Al Salmi I, Al Ismaili R, Al Awaidy ST. Clinical characteristics and outcomes of the first 63 adult patients hospitalized with COVID-19: An experience from Oman. J Infect Public Health. 2020 Jun 8:S1876-0341(20)30496-2. PMID: 32546437 

 

 

  1. Al-Jarallah M, Rajan R, Al-Zakwani I, Dashti R, Bulbanat B, Ridha M, Sulaiman K, Alsheikh-Ali AA, Panduranga P, AlHabib KF, Al Suwaidi J, Al-Mahmeed W, AlFaleh H, Elasfar A, Al-Motarreb A, Bazargani N, Asaad N, Amin H. Impact of diabetes on mortality and rehospitalization in acute heart failure patients stratified by ejection fraction. ESC Heart Fail. 2020 Feb; 7(1):297-305. PMID: 31825180 

 

  1. Al-Zakwani I, Al-Lawati J, Alsheikh-Ali AA, Almahmeed W, Rashed W, Al-Mulla A, Zubaid M. Impact of Dual versus Single Antiplatelet Therapy on Major Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome in the Arabian Gulf. Med Princ Pract. 2020; 29(2):181-187. PMID: 31533118 

 

  1. Al Kamzari A, Al Musalhi B, Al Abrawi S, Al-Zakwani I, Abdwani R. Urticarial vasculitis in pediatric systemic lupus erythematosus. Pediatr Dermatol. 2020 May 5. PMID: 32372441

 

  1. Al-Busaidi S, Al-Kharusi A, Al-Hinai M, Al-Zakwani I, Al-Ghafri F, Rizvi S, Al Balushi K. Potentially Inappropriate Prescribing among Elderly Patients at a Primary Care Clinic in Oman. J Cross Cult Gerontol. 2020 Jun; 35(2):209-216. PMID: 31776821

 

  1. Al-Hadithi D, Al-Zakwani I, Balkhair A, Al Suleimani YM. Evaluation of the appropriateness of meropenem prescribing at a tertiary care hospital: A retrospective study in Oman. Int J Infect Dis. 2020 Apr 24; 96:180-186. PMID: 32339716 

 

  1. Al-Rasadi K, Alhabib KF, Al-Allaf F, Al-Waili K, Al-Zakwani I, AlSarraf A, Almahmeed W, AlSayed N, Alghamdi M, Batais MA, Almigbal TH, Alnouri F, Kinsara A, Hammouda A, Awan Z, Kary H, Elamin OA, Zadjali F, Al-Jarallah M, Shehab A, Sabbour H, Amin H, Altaradi H. The Gulf Familial Hypercholesterolemia Registry (Gulf FH): Design, Rationale and Preliminary Results. Curr Vasc Pharmacol. 2020; 18(1):57-64. PMID: 30289081 

 

  1. Al-Jarallah M, Rajan R, Al-Zakwani I, Dashti R, Bulbanat B, Ridha M, Sulaiman K, Alsheikh-Ali AA, Panduranga P, AlHabib KF, Al Suwaidi J, Al-Mahmeed W, AlFaleh H, Elasfar A, Al-Motarreb A, Bazargani N, Asaad N, Amin H. Mortality and Morbidity in HFrEF, HFmrEF, and HFpEF Patients with Diabetes in the Middle East. Oman Med J. 2020 Feb 18; 35(1):e99. PMID: 32095280

 

2019

  1. Abdelrahman Aly M, Al Suleimani Yousuf M, Manoj P, Ashique M, Ali Badreldin H, Schupp N. Effect of infliximab, a tumor necrosis factor-alpha inhibitor, on doxorubicin-induced nephrotoxicity in rats. Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol. 2019 Sep 9. PMID: 31501914.

 

  1. Nemmar A, Al-Salam S, Beegam S, Yuvaraju P, Ali Badreldin H. Aortic Oxidative Stress, Inflammation and DNA Damage Following Pulmonary Exposure to Cerium Oxide Nanoparticles in a Rat Model of Vascular Injury. Biomolecules. 2019 Aug 17; 9(8). pii: E376. PMCID: PMC6722935.

 

  1. Ali Badreldin H, Al-Salam S, Adham SA, Al Balushi Khalid, Al Za'abi Mohammed, Beegam S, Yuvaraju P, Manoj P, Nemmar A. Testicular Toxicity of Water Pipe Smoke Exposure in Mice and the Effect of Treatment with Nootkatone Thereon. Oxid Med Cell Longev. 2019 Jun 25; 2019:2416935.

 

  1. Nemmar A, Al-Salam S, Beegam S, Yuvaraju P, Ali Badreldin H. Waterpipe Smoke Exposure Triggers Lung Injury and Functional Decline in Mice: Protective Effect of Gum Arabic. Oxid Med Cell Longev. 2019 Apr 21; 2019:8526083. PubMed PMID: 31178975; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6501418.
  1. Abdelrahman Aly M, Al Suleimani Yousuf, Shalaby A, Ashique M, Manoj P, Ali Badreldin H. Effect  of tocilizumab, an interleukin-6 inhibitor, on early stage streptozotocin-induced diabetic nephropathy in rats. Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol. 2019 Aug; 392(8):1005-1013. PubMed PMID: 31025143.

 

  1. Abdelrahman Aly M, Al Suleimani Yousuf, Shalaby A, Ashique M, Manoj P, Al-Saadi H, Ali Badreldin H. Effect of levosimendan, a calcium sensitizer, on cisplatin-induced nephrotoxicity in rats. Toxicol Rep. 2019 Feb 25; 6:232-238. PubMed PMID: 30886824; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6402298.

 

  1. Nemmar A, Al-Salam S, Al Ansari Z, Alkharas ZA, Al Ahbabi RM, Beegam S, Yuvaraju P, Yasin J, Ali Badreldin H. Impact of Pulmonary Exposure to Cerium Oxide Nanoparticles on Experimental Acute Kidney Injury. Cell Physiol Biochem. 2019; 52(3):439-454 PubMed PMID: 30873820.

 

  1. Nemmar A, Al-Salam S, Beegam S, Yuvaraju P, Ali Badreldin H. Gum Arabic Ameliorates Impaired Coagulation and Cardiotoxicity Induced by Water-Pipe Smoke Exposure in Mice. Front Physiol. 2019 Feb 25; 10:53. PubMed PMID: 30858803; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6397852.

 

  1. Ali Badreldin H, Al Salam S, Al Suleimani Y, Al Za'abi M, Abdelrahman AM, Ashique M, Manoj P, Adham SA, Hartmann C, Schupp N, Nemmar A. Effects of the SGLT-2 Inhibitor Canagliflozin on Adenine-Induced Chronic Kidney Disease in Rats. Cell Physiol Biochem. 2019; 52(1):27-39.

 

  1. Al Za’abi M, Al-Hadramia A, Ali Badreldin H. The effect of a single or multiple doses of grapefruit juice on some pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics effects of paracetamol in mice. Acta Poloniae Pharmaceutics-Drug Research 2019 76 (4):753-759.

 

  1. Ferdous Z, Al-Salam S, Greish YE, Ali Badreldin H, Nemmar A. Pulmonary exposure to silver nanoparticles impairs cardiovascular homeostasis: Effects of coating, dose and time. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol. 2019 Mar 15; 367:36-50. PubMed PMID: 30639276.

 

  1. Abdelrahman Aly M, Suleimani Yousuf A, Za'abi Mohammed A, Ashique M, Manoj P, Hartmann C, Nemmar A, Schupp N, Ali Badreldin H. The renoprotective effect of the dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitor sitagliptin on adenine-induced kidney disease in rats. Biomed Pharmacother. 2019 Feb; 110:667-676.

 

  1. Abdelrahman Aly M, Al Suleimani Yousuf, Shalaby A, Ashique M, Manoj P, Nemmar A, Ali Badreldin H. Effect of canagliflozin, a sodium glucose co-transporter 2 inhibitor, on cisplatin-induced nephrotoxicity in mice. Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol. 2019 Jan; 392(1):45-53. PubMed PMID: 30206656.

 

  1. Doi SA, Islam N, Sulaiman K, Alsheikh-Ali AA, Singh R, Al-Qahtani A, Asaad N,  AlHabib KF, Al-Zakwani Ibrahim, Al-Jarallah M, AlMahmeed W, Bulbanat B, Bazargani N, Amin H, Al-Motarreb A, AlFaleh H, Panduranga P, Shehab A, Al Suwaidi J, Salam AM. Demystifying Smoker's Paradox: A Propensity Score-Weighted Analysis in Patients Hospitalized With Acute Heart Failure. J Am Heart Assoc. 2019 Dec 3; 8(23):e013056. PubMed PMID: 31779564.

 

  1. Al-Busaidi S, Al-Kharusi A, Al-Hinai M, Al-Zakwani Ibrahim, Al-Ghafri F, Rizvi S, Al Balushi Khalid. Potentially Inappropriate Prescribing among Elderly Patients at a Primary Care Clinic in Oman. J Cross Cult Gerontol. 2019 Nov 28. PubMed PMID: 31776821.

 

  1. Al-Lawati JA, Al-Bahrani BJ, Al-Lawati NA, Al-Zakwani Ibrahim. Epidemiology of Lung Cancer in Oman: 20-Year Trends and Tumor Characteristics. Oman Med J. 2019 Sep; 34(5):397-403. PubMed PMID: 31555415; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6745424.

 

  1. Al-Zakwani Ibrahim, Al-Lawati J, Alsheikh-Ali AA, Almahmeed W, Rashed W, Al-Mulla A, Zubaid M. Impact of Dual Versus Single Antiplatelet Therapy on Major Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome in the Arabian Gulf. Med Princ Pract. 2019 Sep 19. PubMed PMID: 31533118.
  1. Salam A, Sulaiman K, Alsheikh A, Singh R, Alhabib K, Al-Zakwani Ibrahim, Asaad N, Al-Qahtani A, Al-Jarallah M, Almahmeed W, Bulbanat B, Ridha M, Bazargani N, Amin H, Al-Motarreb A, Panduranga P, AlFaleh H, Shehab A, Al-Suwaidi J. Precipitating Factors for Hospitalization with Heart Failure: Prevalence and Clinical Impact Observations from the Gulf CARE (Gulf Acute Heart Failure Registry). Med Princ Pract. 2019 Sep 16. PubMed PMID: 31522185.

 

  1. Al-Lawati JA, Al-Zakwani Ibrahim, Fadhil I, Al-Bahrani BJ. Cancer Incidence in Oman (1996-2015). Oman Med J. 2019 Jul; 34(4):271-273. PubMed PMID: 31360313; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6642720.

 

  1. Al-Zakwani Ibrahim, Al Siyabi E, Alrawahi N, Al-Mulla A, Alnaeemi A, Shehab A, Zubaid M. Association between Peripheral Artery Disease and Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome: Findings from the Gulf COAST Registry. Med Princ Pract. 2019; 28(5):410-417. PubMed PMID: 30739104; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6771062.

 

  1. Al-Zakwani Ibrahim, M Mabry R, Zubaid M, Alsheikh-Ali AA, Almahmeed W, Shehab A, Rashed W. Association between education and major adverse cardiac events among patients with acute coronary syndrome in the Arabian Gulf. BMJ Glob Health. 2019 Jan 5; 4(1):e001278. PubMed PMID: 30687526; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6326284.

 

  1. Al-Jarallah M, Rajan R, Al-Zakwani Ibrahim, Dashti R, Bulbanat B, Sulaiman K, Alsheikh-Ali AA, Panduranga P, AlHabib KF, Al Suwaidi J, Al-Mahmeed W, AlFaleh H, Elasfar A, Al-Motarreb A, Ridha M, Bazargani N, Asaad N, Amin H. Incidence and impact of cardiorenal anaemia syndrome on all-cause mortality in acute heart failure patients stratified by left ventricular ejection fraction in the Middle East. ESC Heart Fail. 2019 Feb; 6(1):103-110. PubMed PMID: 30315634; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6352888.

 

 2018

  1. Al Zaabi, M., Al - Salam, S., Al Suleimani, Y., Manoj, P., Nemmar, A., Ali, B. H. (2018). Gum acacia improves renal function and ameliorates systemic inflammation, oxidative and nitrosative stress in streptozotocin-induced diabetes in rats with adenine-induced chronic kidney disease. Cellular Physiology and Biochemistry, 45, 2293 – 2304.

 

  1. Ali BH, Za'abi MA, Karaca T, Suleimani YA, Balushi KAA, Manoj P, Ashique M, Nemmar A. (2018(. Potassium bromate-induced kidney damage in rats and the effect of gum acacia thereon. American Journal of Translational Research. 10 (1):126-137.

 

  1. Nemmar A, Al-Salam S, Beegam S, Yuvaraju P, Ali BH. (2018). Thrombosis, systemic and cardiac oxidative stress and DNA damage induced by pulmonary exposure to diesel exhaust particles, and the effect of nootkatone thereon. American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology. In press.

 

  1. Nemmar A., Al-Salam, A., Beegam, S., Yuvaraju, P. Hamadi, N. Ali, B. H. (2018). In vivo protective effects of nootkatone against particles - induced lung injury caused by diesel exhaust is mediated via the NF-κB pathway. Nutrients. 10 (3) pii: E263.

 

  1. Al-Abri M., Ashique M., Ramkumar, A., Nemmar A., and Ali B.H. (2018). Motor and Behavioral Effects of Moringa oleifera Left Extract. Natural Product Communications. 13. In press

 

  1. Nemmar, A., Al-Salam, S., Yuvaraju, P., Beegam, S. and Ali, B. H. (2018). Exercise training mitigates water-pipe smoke exposure-induced pulmonary impairment via inhibiting NF-B and activating Nrf2 signaling pathways. Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity, 2018:7459612. 

 

  1. Ali B. H., Al-Salam, S., Al Suleimani, Y.  Al Kalbani, J. Al Bahlani,S., Ashique, M., Manoj, P.,  Al Zhili, Al Abri, N.,  Naser, H.,  Yasin,J.,  Nemmar, A., Al Zaabi, M. Hartmann, C.,  Schupp, N. (2018). Curcumin ameliorates kidney function and oxidative stress in experimental chronic kidney disease. Basic Clinic Pharmacology and Toxicology, 122 (1):65-73. 

 

  1. Al Suleimani Y.M., Abdelrahman A.M.,  Karaca T., Manoj P., Ashique M., Nemmar A., Ali B.H. (2018). The effect of the dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitor sitagliptin on gentamicin nephrotoxicity in mice. Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy, 97:1102-1108.

 

  1. Al-Hashar A, Al-Zakwani I, Eriksson T, Sarakbi A, Al-Zadjali B, Al Mubaihsi S, Al Zaabi M. Impact of medication reconciliation and review and counselling, on adverse drug events and healthcare resource use. Int J Clin Pharm. 2018 May 12.

 

  1. Al-Zakwani I, Panduranga P, Al-Lawati JA, Sulaiman K, Alsheikh-Ali AA, AlHabib KF, Al Suwaidi J, Al-Mahmeed W, AlFaleh H, Alnobani O, Al-Motarreb A, Ridha M, Bulbanat B, Al-Jarallah M, Bazargani N, Asaad N, Amin H. Impact of Clopidogrel on Mortality in Patients With Acute Heart Failure Stratified by Coronary Artery Disease: Findings From the Arabian Gulf Acute Heart Failure Registry (Gulf CARE). Angiology. 2018 Jan 1:3319718775552.

 

  1. Al Rasbi A, Abdalla E, Sultan R, Abdullah N, Al Kaabi J, Al-Zakwani I, Abdwani R.Spectrum of systemic lupus erythematosus in Oman: from childhood to adulthood. Rheumatol Int. 2018 May 2.

 

  1. Al-Rasadi K, Al-Zakwani I, Alsheikh-Ali AA, Almahmeed W, Rashed W, Ridha M, Santos RD, Zubaid M. Prevalence, management, and outcomes of familial hypercholesterolemia in patients with acute coronary syndromes in the Arabian Gulf. J Clin Lipidol. 2018 Feb 14. pii: S1933-2874(18)30046-1

 

  1. Hassan MM, Gaifer Z, Al-Zakwani IS. Incidence and risk factors of nephrotoxicity in patients on colistimethate sodium. Int J Clin Pharm. 2018 Apr: 40(2):444-449.

 

  1. Abdwani R, Al Shaqsi L, Al-Zakwani I. Neonatal and Obstetrical Outcomes of Pregnancies in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. Oman Med J. 2018 Jan; 33(1):15-21.

 

  1. Al-Zakwani I, Al-Mahruqi F, Al-Rasadi K, Shehab A, Al Mahmeed W, Arafah M, Al-Hinai AT, Al Tamimi O, Al Awadhi M, Santos RD. Sex disparity in the management and outcomes of dyslipidemia of diabetic patients in the Arabian Gulf: findings from the CEPHEUS study. Lipids Health Dis. 2018 Feb 5; 17(1):25.Copyright (c) 2022 College of Medicine and Health Sciences