Damrongsak Faroongsarng, Ph.D.

Damrongsak Faroongsarng, Ph.D.

Born : 1962
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Academic Rank : Professor

Education :
1993 Ph.D. (Industrial and Physical Pharmacy) Purdue University, USA

1988 M.S. (Industrial Pharmacy) Mahidol University, Thailand

1985 BPharm. Prince of Songkla University, Thailand

Scientific Interest:
Physical pharmacy and Pharmaceutics, Material Science in Pharmaceuticals especially thermal characterization, Pharmacokinetics and Biopharmaceutics for human and animals.

Journal Articles :

  • Rodjan, P., Wattanasit, S., Faroongsarng, D., Thongprajukaew, K. and Theapparat, Y. Garlic oil granules coated with enteric polymer: Effects on performance, egg quality, yolk antioxidants, yolk cholesterol, blood biochemistry and hepatic lipid metabolism in laying hens.  Anim. Feed Sci. Technol., 274:114854, 2021.
  • Theapparat, Y., Khongthong, S., Rodjan, P., Lertwittayanon, K. and Faroongsarng, D. Physicochemical properties and in vitro antioxidant activities of pyroligneous acid prepared from brushwood biomass waste of Mangosteen, Durian, Rambutan, and Langsat. J. For. Res., 30(3):1139-1148, 2019.
  • Faroongsarng, D., Sunpaweravong, S. and Raksawong, A. Thermally induced denaturing energetics of human blood plasma albumin by differential scanning calorimetry (DSC) as an indicator for breast cancer diagnosis in female patients. AAPS PharmSciTech, 20(4):146, 2019.
  • Juntarut, P., Kaewnopparat, S., Faroongsarng, D. and Chiayvareesajja, S. The in vitro efficacy of oxytetracycline against re-isolated pathogenic Aeromonas hydrophila carrying the cytolytic enterotoxin gene through hybrid catfish, Clarias macrocephalus (Günther, 1864) × Clarias gariepinus (Burchell, 1822) in Thailand. Aquaculture Research, 49(5):1848-1857, 2018.
  • Kaewiad, K., Kaewnopparat, N., Faroongsarng, D., Wungsintaweekul, J. and Kaewnopparat, S. Statistical optimization of bambara groundnut protein isolate-alginate matrix systems on survival of encapsulated Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG. AIMS Microbiology, 3(4):713-732, 2017.
  • Kaewiad, K.,  Kaewnopparat, N.,  Faroongsarng, D.,  Wungsintaweekul, J. and Kaewnopparat, S. Optimisation of bambara groundnut water extract and skim milk composition as cryoprotectant for increasing cell viability of Lactobacillus spp. using response surface methodology. International Journal of Food Science and Technology, 51(12):2630-2639, 2016.
  • Faroongsarng D. Theoretical Aspects of Differential Scanning Calorimetry as a Tool for the Studies of Equilibrium Thermodynamics in Pharmaceutical Solid Phase Transitions. AAPS PharmSciTech, 17(3):572-577, 2016.
  • Faroongsarng, D. Assessment of the Dissociation Energetics of Some Selected Ligand Drugs Bound on Human Serum Albumin by Differential Scanning Calorimetry. AAPS PharmSciTech, 17(2):474-481, 2016.
  • Faroongsarng, D. and Kongprasertkit, J. The Role of Caprylate Ligand Ion on the Stabilization of Human Serum Albumin. AAPS PharmSciTech., 15(2): 465-471, 2014.
  • Faroongsarng, D., Chiayvareesajja, S., Theapparat, Y. The complete analysis of the distribution kinetics of the oxytetracycline antibiotic in the exoskeleton of farmed pacific white shrimp, litopenaeus vannamei. Journal of the World Aquaculture Society, 44(2): 239-248, 2013.
  • Wongpoowarak, W., Faroongsarng, D., Worakul, N. and Boonme, P. Numerical computation of pH and buffer capacity in complex mixtures of acids, bases and ampholytes. Silpakorn University Science and Technology Journal, 6(2): 25-34, 2012.
  • Faroongsarng, D., Chiayvareesajja, S. and Theapparat, Y. A Toxicokinetic Study of Oxytetracycline Antibiotics in Farmed Pacific White Shrimp, Penaeus vannamei. Journal of the World Aquaculture Society, 42(4): 484-493, 2011.
  • Faroongsarng, D., Chaiyvareesajja, S., Chandumpai, A. and Theapparat, Y. Hepatopancreatic and muscular distribution of oxytetracydine antibiotics in tarmed Pacific white shrimp (Penaeus vannamei): a physiological- based pharmacokinetic model approach. Aquacult. Res., 41:143-152, 2009.
  • Kaewnopparat, S., Sansernluk, K. and Faroongsarng, D. Behavior of freezable bound water in the bacterial cellulose produced by Acetobacter xylinum: An approach using thermoporosimetry. AAPS PharmSciTech, 9 (2), pp: 701-707, 2008.
  • Faroongsarng, D. and Sukonrat, P. Thermal behavior of water in the selected starch and cellulose based polymeric hydrogels. Int. J. Pharm., 352 (1-2), pp: 152-158, 2008.
  • Faroongsarng, D., Chandumpai, A., Chiayvareesajja, S., Theapparat Y. Bioavailability and absorption analysis of oxytetracycline orally administered to the standardized moulting farmed Pacific white shrimps (Penaeus vannamei). Aquaculture. 269(1-4): 89-97, 2007.
  • Chiayvareesajja, S., Chandumpai, A., Theapparat, Y., Faroongsarng, D. The complete analysis of oxytetracycline pharmacokinetics in farmed Pacific white shrimp (Litopenaeus vannamei) J. of Vet. Pharmcol. Therap. 29 (5): 409-414, 2006.
  • Chandumpai, A., Singhpibulporn, N., Faroongsarng, D., Sornprasit, P. Preparation and physico-chemical characterization of chitin and chitosan from the pens of the squid species, Loligo lessoniana and Loligo formosana. Carbo. Polymer, 58 (4): 467-474, 2004.
  • Tantishaiyakul, V.; Phadoongsombut, N.; Wongpuwarak, W.; Thungtiwachgul, J.; Faroongsarng, D.; Wiwattanawongsa, K.; Rojanasakul, Y. ATR-FTIR characterization of transport properties of benzoic acid ion-pairs in silicone membranes Int. J. Pharm., 283, 111-116, 2004.
  • Faroongsarng, D., Rojpibulstit, M., Kasiwong, S. and Phadoongsombat, N. Ambroxol lozenge bioavailability part II: Analysis of additional systemic availability. Clinical Drug Investigation, 24 (11): 681-688, 2004.
  • Chandumpai, A., Singhpibulporn, N, Faroongsarng, D., and Sornprasit, P. Preparation and physico-chemical characterization of chitin and chitosan from the pens of the squid species, Loligo lessoniana and Loligo formosana. Carbohydrate Polymer, 58(4): 467-474, 2004.
  • Tantishaiyakul, V., Phadoongsombut, N., Wongpuwarak, W., Thungtiwachgul, J., Faroongsarng D., Wiwattanawongsa, K. and Rojanasakul, Y. ATR-FTIR characterization of transport properties of benzoic acid ion-pairs in silicone membranes. Int. J. Pharm., 283 (1-2): 111-116, 2004.
  • Rojpibulstit, M., Kasiwong, S., Juthong, S., Phadoongsombat, N, and Faroongsarng, D. Ambroxol lozenge bioavailability: An open labeled two-way crossover study of the comparative bioavailability of Ambroxol lozenges with commercial tablet in healthy Thai volunteers. Clinical Drug Investigation, 23 (4): 273-280, 2003.
  • Faroongsarng, D. and Peck, G.E. Thermal porosity analysis of croscarmellose sodium andsodium starch glycolate by differential scanning calorimetry. AAPS PharmSciTech, 4 (4): article 67, 2003.
  • Boonme, P, Phadoongsombut, N, Ingkatawornwong, and Faroongsarng, D. The Formulation Development and Stability Study of Norfloxacin Suspension. Thammasat Int. J. Sci. Tech., 7(1): 1-4, 2002.
  • Subhadhirasakul,S.,Yuenyoungsawad, S., Ketjinda, W., Phadoongsombut, N., and Faroongsarng, D. Study on tablet binding and disintegrating properties of alternative starches prepared from taro and sweet potato tubers. Drug Dev. Ind. Pharm., 27(1): 81-87, 2001.
  • Faroongsarng, D., Kadejinda, W., and Sunthornpit, A. Thermal behavior of a pharmaceutical solid acetaminophen doped with p-aminophenol.AAPS PharmSciTech (http://www.pharmscitech.com/), 1(3): article 23, 2000.
  • Sunthornpit, A., Kaewnopparat, N., Songkarak, S., and Faroongsarng, D. Evaluation of methylcellulose and carbopol solutions as viscous vehicles for ketoconazole ophthalmic suspensions. Songkla J. Sci. Technol., 22(4): 435-445, 2000.
  • Singpiboonporn, N., Sornlertlumvanish, A. and Faroongsarng, D. Bioavailability and pharmaceutical equivalance of phenytoin products. Songkla Med. J., 17(3): 185-193, 1999.
  • Kown-Ian, V., Jitsurong, A., Sornlertlumvanish, A. and Faroongsarng, D. Bioequivalence evaluation of oral omeprazole in healthy Thai men. Songkla Med. J., 17 (2): 77-85, 1999.
  • Faroongsarng, D., Vongpoowarak, W., and Mitrevej, A. Study on starch gelatinization under thermal stress. Pharm. Dev. Technol., 4 (4): 531-538, 1999.
  • Mitrevej, A, Sinchaipanid, N. and Faroongsarng, D. Spray-Dried Rice Starch: Comparative Evaluation of Direct Compression Filler. Drug Dev. Ind. Pharm., 22(7): 587-94, 1996.
  • Mitrevej, A., Faroongsarng, D. and Sinchaipanid, N. Compression Behavior of Spray Dried Rice Starch. Int. J. Pharm., 140: 61-68, 1996.
  • Faroongsarng, D. and Jitsurong, A. The determination of omeprazole blood level by liquid chromatagraphy. Songklanakarin J. Sci Technol., 18 (3): 329-335, 1996.
  • Faroongsarng, D. and Peck, G.E. The Role of Liquid Water Uptake by an Insoluble Tablet Containing a Disintegrant. Drug Dev. Ind. Pharm., 20 (10): 1777-1794, 1994.
  • Faroongsarng, D. and Peck, G.E. Surface Morphology Study of Solid Powders Evaluated by Particle Size Distribution and Nitrogen Adsorption. Drug Dev. Ind. Pharm., 20 (15): 2353-2367, 1994.
  • Faroongsarng, D. and Peck, G.E. The Swelling & Water Uptake of Tablet III: Moisture Sorption Behavior of Tablet Disintegrant. Drug Dev. Ind. Pharm., 20 (5): 779-798, 1994.
  • Faroongsarng, D. and Peck, G.E. The swelling of core tablet during aqueous coating II: Anapplication of the model describing extent of swelling and water penetration. Drug Dev. Ind. Pharm., 18 (14): 1257-1284, 1992.
  • Faroongsarng, D. and Peck, G.E. The swelling of core tablets during aqueous coating I: A simple medel describing extent of swelling and water penetration for insoluble tablets containing a superdisintegrant. Drug dev. Ind. Pharm., 17 (18): 2439-2455, 1991.


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