• Pharma
  • June 21, 2024
  • 55 views
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
  • 52 views
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
  • 155 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
  • 90 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
  • 96 views
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…

  • Pharma
  • June 19, 2024
  • 139 views
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…

  • Pharma
  • June 19, 2024
  • 83 views
Telangana Anti-Narcotics Bureau Seals Alprazolam Manufacturing Unit

Hyderabad: Gosukonda Anji Reddy, 41, owner of Chandra Reddy Garden, and Gummadidala Swimming pool, in Gummadidala, and Kyasaram Rakesh, 36, a realtor, were arrested after a contraband manufacturing lab was discovered…

  • Pharma
  • June 18, 2024
  • 119 views
Structurally & Phonetically Similar Trademark Can’t Be Registered: Bombay HC

Mumbai: A single judge bench of the Bombay High Court comprising ofJustice Firdosh P. Pooniwalla, held that structurally & phonetically similar trademark can’t be registered for drug treating similar ailment but having…

  • Pharma
  • June 17, 2024
  • 108 views
Ayush Ministry, Raj Govt Yet To Act Against Firm Selling Homoeopathic ‘Insulin’

NEW DELHI: Despite clear directions from India’s drug regulator, the Ayush Ministry and the Rajasthan government have yet to act against a pharma company selling a homoeopathic medicine named ‘insulin’. The…

  • Pharma
  • June 17, 2024
  • 122 views
NPPA To Issue Reminder To Companies Related To Overcharging Before Taking Further Action

New Delhi: The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has decided to make provisions to issue a reminder to the manufacturers or marketers of drugs in connection to overcharging, in cases where…