• Pharma
  • May 15, 2024
CDSCO Constitutes Eight-Member Subcommittee To Look Into OTC Classification

New Delhi: The Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO) has constituted a sub-committee to examine matters regarding amendment of the Drugs Rules to incorporate necessary provisions for drugs to be…

  • 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 13, 2024
CDSCO Releases Draft GDP Guidelines For Pharmaceutical Products

New Delhi: The Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO) has released the draft guidance document on Good Distribution Practices (GDP) for pharmaceutical products, in line with the WHO Technical Report Series…

  • Pharma
  • April 10, 2024
73rd Edition Of IPC To Be Held In Hyderabad From July 5 To 7

Bengaluru: The 73rd edition of the Indian Pharmaceutical Congress (IPC) will be held at the Hitex Exhibition Centre, Hyderabad from July 5 to 7, 2024. The event will focus on the…

  • 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 2, 2024
12,750 Phensedyl Bottles Seized In Karimganj, One Arrested

Karimganj: Carrying out its anti-drug drive amidst the preparations for upcoming Lok Sabha elections, Karimganj Sadar police seized a huge consignment of drugs on March 31. Upon receiving inputs, Karimganj…

  • 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
  • March 20, 2024
9 Fake Drug Rackets Busted In Delhi In Past Year

New Delhi: Medicines to treat cancer, tablets to control blood pressure, Type 2 diabetes and cholesterol: spurious drugs imitating those made by big pharma companies are at the heart of numerous…

  • Pharma
  • February 26, 2024
Zydus Lifesciences Gets WHO Nod For API Used In Kala-Azar Treatment

Mumbai: Ahmedabad-headquartered Zydus Lifesciences has received the World Health Organisation’s (WHO’s) prequalification approval for the active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) called Miltefosine, to treat Leishmaniasis or Kala Azar, the company said. This…