• Pharma
  • 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…

  • Pharma
  • October 21, 2023
NPPA Fixes Retail Price Of 29 New Drugs, Exempts Two Drugs From DPCO

New Delhi: The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has fixed the retail price of 29 new drugs under the provisions of Drugs (Prices Control) Order, 2013 for fixing retail price of…

  • Pharma
  • October 20, 2023
Assured Quality ‘Must’ For Generics

New Delhi: The National Medical Commission (NMC) recently halted the mandate for doctors to prescribe only generic drugs or face punishment, after facing flak from doctors, industry, and allied associations. Industry…

  • Pharma
  • October 12, 2023
NPPA Clarifies Orthopaedic Knee Implant Manufacturers & Importers Can Raise 10% Of MRP

New Delhi: The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has clarified that the manufacturers and importers of orthopedic knee implants can avail an increase of 10 per cent in maximum retail price (MRP) with…

  • Pharma
  • October 6, 2023
Illegal Drug De-Addiction Centre Busted In Gurugram, Operator Arrested

Gurugram: A joint team of the chief minister’s flying squad and the health department busted a drug de-addiction centre being run illegally here and arrested one of its operators, police…

  • Pharma
  • September 25, 2023
Resistance To Last-Resort Antibiotics Carbapenem Growing In India: ICMR Report

MUMBAI : The majority of the country’s sickest patients may no longer benefit from carbapenem, an antibiotic that effectively treated pneumonia and septicemia until a decade back, according to the latest…

  • Pharma
  • August 24, 2023
Parliamentary Panel Recommends DoP To Expedite Implementation Of TMR For Medical Devices

New Delhi : The Department-Related Parliamentary Standing Committee on Health and Family Welfare has recommended to the Department of Pharmaceuticals (DoP) to ensure expeditious implementation of the Trade Margin Rationalisation Policy…