• Pharma
  • June 22, 2024
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Sun Pharma Inks Non-Exclusive License Agreement With Takeda To Introduce Vonoprazan Tablets In India

New Delhi: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries on Friday said it has inked a licensing pact with Takeda Pharmaceutical Company to commercialise a novel gastrointestinal drug in India. The company has entered…

  • Pharma
  • June 22, 2024
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Look-Alike, Sounding Similar Drugs Likely To Face Strict Action

NEW DELHI: Have you ever got confused by similar looking or same sounding medicines? Here is some good news. Drug manufacturers may face strict action by the drug regulatory authority for…

  • Pharma
  • June 22, 2024
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Centre Forms 5-Member Panel To Examine Manufacturing Of Nutraceuticals Within Drug Production Facility

Bengaluru: Union government has now formed a committee to examine the matter of manufacturing of nutraceuticals within the drug manufacturing facility. This follows the implementation of revised Schedule M mandating…

  • Pharma
  • June 21, 2024
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Plan To Regulate Nutraceutical Industry Underway

NEW DELHI: India’s foods regulator is working on a draft regulation to clearly demarcate nutraceuticals and pharmaceutical drugs, to eliminate ambiguity and ensure that health supplements that are borderline pharma…

  • Pharma
  • June 21, 2024
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Ayush And Herbal Products Exports Grow Over 20% In April

New Delhi: Exports of Ayush and herbal products have reported a growth of 20.33 per cent during the first month of the current fiscal year, at $51.44 million as compared to…

  • Pharma
  • June 20, 2024
  • 135 views
NMC Says No Antibiotics Before Diagnostic Tests

New Delhi: No antibiotics should be given without diagnostic tests proving that their use is warranted. This is the directive by the National Medical Commission (NMC), which has released a set…

  • Pharma
  • June 20, 2024
  • 245 views
Health, Drug Control Officials To Monitor Sale Of Abortion Kits

Bengaluru: Officers from the State Health Department and the Drugs Control Department in Karnataka will collaborate to conduct inspections of medical stores statewide, ensuring proper sale of MTP (Medical Termination…

  • Pharma
  • June 20, 2024
  • 105 views
Punjab: 11-Month-Old Given Expired Vaccine At Amritsar’s Private Hospital

Amritsar: Parents of an 11-month-old child held a protest at a private hospital in Amritsar district on Wednesday after they found that an expired vaccine had been administered to their child.…

  • Pharma
  • June 19, 2024
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Dermatologists Raise Concern Over Rising Skin Conditions In India

Mumbai: Dermatologists have noticed a significant increase in various skin conditions in India in recent years. Issues range from fungal infections, acne and hair loss to pigmentation. Dr. Sonali Kohli, a…

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  • June 19, 2024
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Expert Panel To Soon Weigh Plan To Use Generics For Prescription Drugs

New Delhi: An expert committee is likely to meet soon to deliberate on a contentious proposal to assess the feasibility of allowing generic substitutions for prescription drugs, said people familiar with…