Press Trust of India | Last Updated: April 28, 2016 19:10 (IST)
Drug firm Lupin has strengthened its brand portfolio in the US market with the introduction of its Methergine oral tablets used for the prevention and management of excess blood loss after delivery, in the US.
Press Trust of India | Last Updated: April 27, 2016 21:27 (IST)
Ahmedabad-based Torrent Pharma is recalling 20,952 cartons of Telmisartan tablets used for treatment of hypertension in the US manufactured at its Indrad facility due to presence of 'foreign substance' in them.
Press Trust of India | Last Updated: April 27, 2016 19:01 (IST)
The country's pharmaceutical exports reported a 9.7 per cent jump in 2015-16, with nearly 33 per cent growth in shipments to the US market, Union Commerce Secretary Rita Teaotia said on Wednesday.
Press Trust of India | Last Updated: April 26, 2016 22:26 (IST)
The Delhi High Court has allowed pharmaceutical firms Biocon Ltd and Mylan Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd to continue manufacturing and marketing their breast cancer drug under brand names CANMAb and HERTRAZ.
Press Trust of India | Last Updated: April 26, 2016 21:02 (IST)
Global pharmaceutical industry will see an annual earnings growth of 3-4 per cent over the next 12-18 months as solid underlying fundamentals mitigate the effect of the strong US dollar and increasing scrutiny of drug prices, said Moody's Investors Service.
Press Trust of India | Last Updated: April 26, 2016 17:26 (IST)
The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has issued notices to 263 firms that were found overcharging during 2015-16, Parliament was informed on Tuesday.
Press Trust of India | Last Updated: April 26, 2016 12:07 (IST)
Aurobindo Pharma today said it has received final approval from the US health regulator to manufacture and market generic version of blood pressure treatment drugs Amlodipine and Valsartan tablets.
Press Trust of India | Last Updated: April 22, 2016 13:05 (IST)
Drug firm Aurobindo Pharma has received final approval from US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to manufacture and market Esomeprazole Magnesium delayed release capsules, used in treatment of gastro-esophageal reflux disease, in the American market.
Thomson Reuters | Last Updated: April 21, 2016 14:55 (IST)
New heart drugs hailed as breakthrough treatments by researchers are struggling to gain traction among prescribing doctors, posing a headache for makers such as Novartis, which reported more weak sales for its Entresto medicine on Thursday.
Press Trust of India | Last Updated: April 20, 2016 21:09 (IST)
Biocon Inc, part of biotechnology major Biocon, is recalling in the US 5,505 bottles of cholesterol lowering Simvastatin tablets for being sub-potent, according to the USFDA.
Thomson Reuters | Last Updated: April 20, 2016 11:12 (IST)
Sri Krishna Pharmaceuticals, a supplier of paracetamol and other drugs to more than 60 countries, has been warned by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), which cited manipulation of its test results at a plant.
Press Trust of India | Last Updated: April 19, 2016 13:57 (IST)
The government is working on the recommendations of Katoch Committee in order to reduce import of bulk drugs. "We are working on the recommendations...We have also taken note of other suggestions we have received. The aim is to reduce dependency on imports," Minister of State for
Thomson Reuters | Last Updated: April 18, 2016 11:21 (IST)
Alkem Laboratories shares fell as much as 8 per cent on Monday after the company confirmed it was in talks with German authorities who had accused it of fudging data in some clinical trials.
Thomson Reuters | Last Updated: April 15, 2016 18:32 (IST)
Global buyout firm Advent International and U.S.-based Baxter International are among suitors preparing to submit separate bids to buy unlisted Indian drugmaker Gland Pharma Ltd, three people with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters.
Press Trust of India | Last Updated: April 15, 2016 11:53 (IST)
Drug firm SeQuent Scientific has said its subsidiary Alivira Animal Health will acquire 70 per cent stake in Interchange Industria e Comercio de Productos Veterinarios SA Brazil for $3.6 million to foray into the Brazil's market.
Press Trust of India | Last Updated: April 13, 2016 19:57 (IST)
Jubilant DraxImage Inc, part of the Jubilant Life Sciences Group, is recalling 90 vials of sodium iodide I 131 capsules used for treatment of hyperthyroidism made at its Kirkland, Canada facility due to a label error.
Press Trust of India | Last Updated: April 13, 2016 14:23 (IST)
Drug major Cipla on Wednesday said its arm Cipla Health has completed allocation of shares to FIL Capital Investments (Mauritius) II Ltd.