May 06, 2021 06:46 PM IST
Scarce and overpriced medical supplies, non-availability of oxygen and exorbitantly priced ambulances to take those seriously ill or dying to far flung corners of the national capital; these are some of the outstanding features that constitute life in the metro today
- Mar 23, 2021 09:51 AM IST
Business case for the new capex and acquisition of Bodal Chemicals appears promising, given the import substitution play and higher applications of benzene-based chemicals
- Sep 10, 2020 02:59 PM IST
Recent deals like Advent-Ra Chem Pharma, Carlyle – Sequent Scientific and Carlyle –Piramal Enterprises are examples of rising interest from private equity funds in the domestic active pharmaceutical ingredients segment.
- Apr 10, 2020 10:55 PM IST
The shipment, set to arrive on a plane by Sunday, will coincide with a series of charter flights laid on by the UK government to ferry thousands of British residents stranded in India's coronavirus lockdown.
- Feb 18, 2020 04:03 PM IST
The coronavirus outbreak, which has caused over 1,800 deaths in China, has forced some factories in the country to halt production.
- Apr 20, 2016 01:04 PM IST
In a warning letter to the drug firm's Chairman V V Subba Reddy, the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) said its investigator "identified significant violations of current good manufacturing practice (CGMP) regulations for finished pharmaceuticals...".
- Apr 20, 2016 11:45 AM IST
The drugmaker, based in the southern Indian city of Hyderabad, is the latest drugmaker in the country to get such a warning. Similar data-integrity issues found by the FDA at other Indian drug firms have led to dozens of manufacturing plants being banned in recent years.
- Mar 15, 2016 10:19 AM IST
The government has prohibited manufacture for sale, sale and distribution of fixed dose combination drugs (paracetamol + phenylephrine + caffeine) with immediate effect. Vicks Action 500 Extra has the same fixed dose combination.
- Nov 25, 2014 06:50 PM IST
"The decision to import and the country of origin for such imports are based on economic considerations, Kumar said.
- Dec 02, 2013 05:34 PM IST
Now with more and more people opting for self medication and buying medicines on the net without proper checks, is forcing drug majors worldwide to invest heavily in combating counterfeit.
- Oct 30, 2013 03:55 PM IST
The duty has been slapped on recommendation of the Directorate General of Anti-dumping Duty, which carried out a review of the impact of the levy on its import from China.
- Oct 30, 2013 12:35 PM IST
Paracetamol is a very important anti-fever and painkiller, which has a large domestic production. India consumes about 10,000 tonnes of the drug in one year, says Dr Habil F Khorakiwala of Wockhardt .