• Pharma
  • April 11, 2024
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
  • August 4, 2023
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
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
  • July 26, 2023
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 22, 2023
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…

  • Pharma
  • July 22, 2023
Advisor Bhatnagar Reviews Performance, Functioning Of JKDFCO

Srinagar : Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar today chaired a meeting and held a comprehensive review of the performance and functioning of J&K Drugs and Food Control Organisation…

  • Pharma
  • July 21, 2023
Portal To Collate Data On Spurious Drugs In Works

New Delhi : India’s drug regulatory organization is planning to launch a unified portal to develop a digital drugs regulatory system. The system will maintain a database of drugs that are…

  • Pharma
  • July 19, 2023
DCGI Issues Drug Alert On Usage Of Cough And Cold Medicine Pholcodine

New Delhi : The Drugs Controller General (India) (DCGI) has issued an advisory to the doctors, healthcare professionals and consumers to stop usage of opioid medicine pholcodine, which is used in…

  • Pharma
  • July 18, 2023
DCGI Warns Of Stringent Action For Quality Lapses As International Community Started Doubting Indian Drugs

Chennai : Hailing the stellar performance of the Indian pharmaceutical industry on one side but raising quality concerns on the other in the wake of quality alerts issued by WHO on…

  • Pharma
  • July 15, 2023
Adulterated Sanitizers: Punjab & Haryana High Court Refuses Pre-Arrest Bail To Accused

Chandigarh : The Punjab & Haryana High Court has refused to grant anticipatory bail to two persons who are alleged to have been involved in manufacturing, sale and distributing hand…