Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Indonesian Journal of Pharmacology and Therapy is a  scientific  journal which managed by Ikatan Farmakologi Indonesia (IKAFI). It publishes twice a year. The journal publishes research article, review article and case report in area basic pharmacology. clinical pharmacology, pharmacoepidemiology, pharmacogenetics, pharmacogenomics, pharmacoeconomic, toxicology and toxicogenomics. Indon J Pharmacol Ther is mainly publish as electronic journal.


Section Policies


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Peer Review Process

All submitted manuscripts are subject to a double-blind review process, through an online system. The review process takes 6-8 weeks, and its primary focus is the novelty of the manuscripts and their contributions to the field of pharmacology and therapy.

Peer review procedures

  • The corresponding author submits the manuscript through IJPT's online system
  • The IJPT Editor Team will identify the quality of manuscript and the possibility of cases of scientific misconduct including authorship, ownership and plagiarism. 
  • The Editor Team notifies the submissions and informs the authors if the papers are suitable for the journals. Therefore, the manuscript will be sent to two reviewers for reviewing process.
  • All of the contributions of the IJPT are subject to a double-blind peer-review, which means that neither the author(s) nor the reviewers know the identity of the other.
  • At least two reviewers review every submitted paper. The review process is an online process and contains a clear referees' statements concerning paper's publishing approval or its rejection
  • In case of minor revisions, the article is sent to the author(s) together with a referees opinions. The authors are asked to respond to the referees' comments and make the appropriate adjustments in the text. Then, the authors send back the corrected version.
  • The Editorial Team makes the final decision on publication.


Publication Frequency

Indonesian Journal of Pharmacology and Therapy is published twice a year on June and December.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



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