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  • February 10, 2023
DCGI serves showcase Notices to illegal E-Pharmacies selling medicines on Internet

Kailash sharma:- AIOCD was constantly alarming Central Government that, Drug Acts, Pharmacy Act, & Other drugs related rules / orders, code of ethics, do not permit sale of medicines on…

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  • June 25, 2022
Calcutta HC directs videography in cases of seizure related to narcotics

New Delhi: The Calcutta high court has recently passed an order that said that officers seizing narcotics have to ascertain that narcotic drugs entire seizure procedure should be videographed. Reasoning that…

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  • June 24, 2022
Government, likely to transfer power under NDPS, Act and Psychotropic Substance Act from finance ministry to MHA

New Delhi: Tightening the noose against smugglers trading in narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances, the central government is planning to transfer power under Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985…

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  • March 16, 2019
SOG busts Interstate Drug Smugglers, Six held

Major success has been achieved by the J&K Police‘s Special Operations Group (SOG) by seizing 2,214 bottles of banned drug codeine phosphate and about 3.5 kg of high-quality charas in…

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  • March 16, 2019
Tougher regulatory watch soon be endorsed on Domestic API producers

Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) producers in India, soon going to face tougher stringent quality checks and frequent site inspections in the coming days as poor bio-available products of dubious origin…

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  • March 15, 2019
Kerala launched a new initiative “PROUD” for Proper Disposal Of Unused Drugs

WHO (World Health Organization) study report that points at the damage caused to soil and water bodies due to unscientific disposal of unused or expired drug has made Kerala people…

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  • March 2, 2019
Cosmetics licenses will come with product composition details to assure safety; new clause planned in Cosmetics Rules 2018

In a bid to allay safety issues concerning cosmetic merchandise sold across India and produce uniformity in licensing procedures, the Central government planned to list the whole composition of merchandise…

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  • February 15, 2019
Cost-Controlled Drugs may get a shortage in the market

Many small scale drug manufacturers are thinking about to stop manufacturing price controlled-drugs because of the high cost of operations and lower margins. DPCO (Drug Price Control Order) has fixed…

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  • January 31, 2019
WHO: Drug Resistance Among in Top 10 Global Health Threats

India needs to curb the overdose of antibiotic drugs as it causes Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR). As per the latest reports, India’s bacterial disease burden is the highest in the World.…

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  • January 30, 2019
Ayush Practitioners notified not to prescribe Allopathy Drugs by Meghalaya Govt

Indian Central Government had decided to introduce “Bridge Course” for the Ayurveda, Homoeopathy, and Unani practitioners to practice modern allopathic system to handle certain emergency situations. Under National Health Mission…