Sunday, April 5, 2020

Pharma Pathway Big Impact : After backlash, IGIMS Patna removes 'virgin' from form

Unmarried Word replaces virgin in declaration form After facing backlash from several counters, including Central and state government, Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences (IGIMS)...

Rational FDCs License Will Consider illegal, If Document not Submitted within 4 Month    

The Drugs Controller General India (DCGI) has approved and issued a set of procedures to be followed for subsequently fixed dose combinations (FDCs) applicants...

Now Indian Pharma Companies Need to Get Rid of "Jugaad" and "Chalta-hai" Attitude

Sachin Choudhary: Several Big Indian pharma companies under US FDA scrutiny As compared to previous year, production of substandard medicine increased in country Indian pharma should shed jugaad (quick-fix...

Zika Virus Detected in Ahmedabad, WHO Confirms First Three Cases in India

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has confirmed first three cases of mosquito-borne Zika virus, including a pregnant woman, reported from Bapunagar area of Ahmedabad. No...

Green Tribunal Stops Operations In Jubilant Life Sciences & Teva API India Ltd.’

The National Green Tribunal today ordered closure of  Amroha-based drug firm JUBILANT LIFE SCIENCES & Teva API India Ltd., after inspections found them violating pollution norms. The units situated...

If You See Faces In These Photos You Suffer From Pareidolia

  Have you ever seen a face in a place where there shouldn't be a face? This is called pareidolia. Facial pareidolia, is the phenomenon...

Govt Will Bring Law to Push Doctors to Prescribe Generic Medicines – PM Modi

The government will write a new law to push doctors to prescribe generic medicines, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday, a move that...

WHO Releases List of Drug-Resistant Bacteria

"This is truly urgent," Marie-Paule Kieny, PhD, the WHO's assistant director-general for health systems and innovation, said in a press conference. While the list...

Top 10 Pharmaceutical Companies 2017

The global pharmaceutical market was estimated in USD 1.1 trillion in 2016. The global market is highly mature and consolidated. The top-10 pharmaceutical companies...

Anti-inflammatory Drugs Ineffective For Back Pain, Study Says

An Australian study has concluded popular non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs have little impact on lower back and neck pain. Researchers say patients taking the drugs...