Northwest Pharmaceutical Journal founded in March 1986. The journal is sponsored by Xi′an Jiaotong University and Shaanxi Pharmaceutical Association. Governmental administration is Department of Education of Shaanxi Province. ISSN 1004-2407，CN 61-1108/R. The journal is Bimonthly and published on 10 odd-numbered months.
Distribution areas are domestic and overseas distribution.
Domestic distributor is Shaanxi Post, Newspaper and Magazine Distributing, Bureau 52-106.
Overseas distributor is China International Book Trading Corporation(P.O. Box 399, Beijing, P.R. China),Code No. BM 6523.
Editing & publishing：Editorial Board of Northwest Pharmaceutical Journal.
Address: No.76 Yanta West Road, Xi'an，School of Pharmacy, Xi'an Jiao Tong University.
Tel and Fax:029-82655134
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Purpose of Publication:
The combination of theory and practice, improvement and popularization, novelty and practicality，The journal has not only reported new achievements in pharmaceutical research, but also disseminated new knowledge and technology in pharmacy.
Traditional Chinese Medicine and Natural Drugs, Drug Analysis, Pharmacology, Pharmaceuticals, Drugs and Clinical, Pharmaceutical Management, Review etc.
Scope of Publication:
New achievements, new knowledge and new technologies in pharmaceutical research and application are reported.
Pharmaceutical workers of middle and high level.
The journal won the Excellent Science and Technology Periodicals Award of Chinese Universities in 2016. The journal won the Fourth Excellent Periodicals Award of Shaanxi Science and Technology Periodicals in 2016.