• Pharma
  • May 25, 2024
NPPA Revises Ceiling Price Of Asthma Inhaler Drug Combination In Suo-Moto Correction

New Delhi: The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has revised the ceiling price of asthma inhaler drug combination formoteral 6 mcg and budesonide 400 mcg dry power inhaler (DPI) under…

  • Pharma
  • May 18, 2024
Interim Stay On Order Suspending Manufacture Of 14 Patanjali Drugs

New Delhi: An interim stay was put on Friday on the implementation of an order suspending manufacturing licences of more than a dozen medicines of Patanjali Ayurved Ltd and Divya Pharmacy.…

  • Pharma
  • May 11, 2024
Panipat: Wrestler And Buyer Selling Banned Drug Injections Arrested, 3500 Injections Recovered

Panipat: A case of selling banned drug injections to players has come to light in Panipat. The accused himself does wrestling. He himself was addicted to injections. He also used…

  • Pharma
  • April 8, 2024
Overpriced ‘CYLET-2.5 Tablets’ For Cancer Treatment Seized

Hyderabad: Officials of Telangana Drugs Control Administration seized overpriced medicine, ‘CYLET-2.5 Tablets’ (Letrozole Tablets IP 2.5 mg), primarily used in the treatment of breast cancer from a shop in Nalgonda district…

  • Pharma
  • March 13, 2024
9,700 Bottles Of Cough Syrup Seized From Assam-Tripura Border

Silchar, Assam: Authorities in Assam have seized a huge quantity of illegal drugs namely cough syrup and have attested two persons in this regard. Banned cough syrup has a huge…

  • Pharma
  • January 4, 2024
NPPA Accepts MDC’s Recommendation On Price Fixation For New Drugs If Price Of Similar Formulation Already Fixed

New Delhi: The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has directed that if the pricing of a new drug formulation for which the Multidisciplinary Committee (MDC) of Experts has already recommended a…

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  • December 25, 2023
NDLEA Thwarts Attempt To Flood Nigeria With 7.5m Tramadol Pills, 95,400 Codeine Bottles

Abuja: Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has thwarted desperate attempts by transnational criminal organisations to flood Nigerian communities with large quantities of assorted illicit drugs during…

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  • December 20, 2023
DCGI Directs Manufacturers Of Cold FDC Drops To Carry Warning Against Use Of Drug In Infants

New Delhi: The Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) has mandated all manufacturers of common cold fixed dose combination (FDC) of chlorpheniramine maleate IP 2mg with phenylephrine HCL IP 5…

CDSCO Found Data Manipulation, SOP Violations By Public Testing Labs

NEW DELHI: In a startling revelation, India’s drug regulator has found large scale “data manipulation” and non-compliance with good laboratory practices (GLP) by public testing laboratories. According to a government report,…

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  • December 9, 2023
6 crore Hospital Admissions Costing Rs 77,298 Cr Under AB PM-JAY Till Nov, 23: Govt To LS

NEW DELHI:  Approximately six crore hospital admissions entailing an expenditure of Rs 77,298 crore have been authorised under the Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana till November 30, Union…