• Pharma
  • June 20, 2024
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
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 7, 2024
CBI To Probe Ex-Assistant Drugs Controller Misconduct: High Court

New Delhi: In a significant development, the High Court of Punjab and Haryana has directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to take over the investigation of a case involving…

DCGI Mandates Adherence To BIS Standards For Medical Devices

New Delhi: The Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI), Rajeev Raghuvanshi, has mandated that medical device manufacturers and in-vitro diagnostic (IVD) testing laboratories comply with the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS)…

  • Pharma
  • May 14, 2024
Patient Exposes Blood Syndicate At Bhind Govt Hospital

Bhopal: A patient exposed a blood syndicate being operated at a government hospital in Bhind district. The incident took place when a patient admitted on Saturday urgently required blood, but there…

  • Pharma
  • April 3, 2024
PLI Scheme Fuels Domestic Manufacturing Of Penicillin G, Clavulanic Acid

New Delhi: India’s efforts to reduce its dependence on China for crucial drugs have received a significant boost, with two domestic drug makers poised to commence production of the key…

  • Pharma
  • April 1, 2024
Pharma Companies View Gene Therapy As Viable Option

Bengaluru: Pharma companies view gene therapy as viable option as US FDA issues human gene therapy products guidance which incorporates human genome editing. Industry experts concur with US FDA that its…

  • Pharma
  • March 26, 2024
Medical Shop Run By Twenty20 In Kizhakkambalam Asked To Shut Down

Kochi: Following a complaint that a medical shop opened by Twenty20 party in Kizhakkambalam violated election model code of conduct (MCC), the returning officer directed it to be closed on Monday.…

  • Pharma
  • January 30, 2024
Fairness Cream ‘Fair & Bright Cream’ Seized

HYDERABAD: Officials of Telangana Drugs Control Administration seized a ‘drug’ by name ‘Fair & Bright Cream, at Miryalaguda, for making a claim on the label that it ‘improves skin colour’, which is…

  • Pharma
  • January 29, 2024
MP: Newborn Develops Infection After Vaccination In Barwani

Barwani : A newborn girl in Barwani district hospital encountered a severe infection in her leg following vaccination, prompting her referral to Indore as her condition worsened. The infant, born eight…