• Pharma
  • April 11, 2024
  • 270 views
Banned 15,600 Cough Syrup Bottles Worth About Rs 1.5 Cr Seized, 7 Held

Kalaikunda: The Special Task Force (STF) of the state police nabbed seven persons and seized banned cough syrup phensedyl worth about Rs 1.5 crore from Kalaikunda during a joint raid with…

  • Pharma
  • October 18, 2023
  • 46 views
Bulk drug imports from China slow

There is still some way until India’s dependence on imports of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) and intermediates from China reduces, but the growth rate of imports has come down. While…

  • Pharma
  • August 4, 2023
  • 73 views
US FDA Warns Two Drugmakers Including Medgel From India Over DEG, EG Testing Lapses

Maryland : The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has reprimanded two drugmakers — Avlon Industries based in Melrose Park, Illinois, and Medgel based in Pithampur, Madhya Pradesh, India — over…

  • Pharma
  • August 2, 2023
  • 43 views
DCGI Asks Manufacturers Not To Submit Same Batch Of Cough Syrup To More Than One Lab

New Delhi : The Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) has directed the manufacturers not to submit the same batch of cough syrup to more than one laboratory at a time,…

  • Pharma
  • August 1, 2023
  • 41 views
Bulk Drugs And Drug Intermediates Exports Grow 13.6% In 2022-23

New Delhi : Even as the overall pharmaceutical exports from the country has registered around six per cent growth in 2022-23 as compared to the previous year, the exports of bulk…

  • Pharma
  • July 31, 2023
  • 31 views
Physical & Chemical Attributes Affect Functionality, Performance & Drug Quality

Mumbai : Experts discuss how important physical and chemical attributes like particle size and surface area affect excipient functionality, performance and hence drug quality. This discussion bears relevance in the…

  • Pharma
  • July 31, 2023
  • 30 views
Top Drugmakers Bet On Trade Generics To Grow Beyond Metros

Mumbai : Trade generics is seeing a lot of action in recent times with the entry of large domestic pharmaceutical companies, who want to expand beyond metros and other top…

  • Pharma
  • July 26, 2023
  • 37 views
Govt Suspends QP Pharma And 2 Others’ Licences Over Tainted Cough Syrup

New Delhi : India has suspended a drugmaker’s manufacturing licence after the World Health Organization flagged contamination in its cough syrups found in the Marshall Islands and Micronesia in April, the…

  • Pharma
  • July 25, 2023
  • 31 views
LDL-C Drugs Can Affect Lung Function And Brain Size, Study Finds

Adelaide, Australia : One of the world’s largest studies on the impact of cholesterol-lowering medication has highlighted an issue with a new class of drugs that could impair lung function in…

  • Pharma
  • July 22, 2023
  • 37 views
Delhi HC Grants More Time For Central Govt To File Counter-Affidavits In All Matters On FDC Ban

New Delhi : The Division Bench of Delhi High Court, which is hearing the petitions by pharmaceutical manufacturers against the Central government’s order prohibiting 14 fixed dose combinations (FDCs) has…