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The death toll in the massive fire at Hindustan Petroleum refinery-cum-petrochemical complex here, today rose to 19 with one more private worker succumbing to burns at a hospital here.
Glenmark's Acamprosate Calcium delayed release tablets are a generic version of Forest Labs' Campral. The drug had sales of USD 21 million for 12-months ended March 2013, according to IMS Health data.
Aurobindo's Efavirenz+Lamivudine+Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate tablets can be used alone or in combination with other antiretrovirals for treating HIV-1 infection in adults and adolescents.
Pharma major Dr Reddy's Laboratories on Monday said it has launched Zenatane, Isotretinoin Capsules, in 20mg and 40mg strengths in the US market, following the approval by US Food and Drug Administration.
Scientists have developed a new treatment combining two hormones, which they claim can reduce appetite and form the basis for treatments of obesity and diabetes.
A team of Indian researchers, led by Dr Sathees C Raghavan of the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, have identified a molecule which they claim will revolutionise the cure for cancer.
Researchers have identified a key molecule that controls a scissor-like protein responsible for sprouting of plaques in the brain - the tell-tale sign of Alzheimer's.
A substance made by the body when it uses fat as fuel could provide a new way of treating epilepsy, experts claim.
At least two thirds of people with advanced cancer believed the chemotherapy they were receiving might cure them, even though the treatment was only being given to buy some time or make them comfortable, according to a US survey.
Drug maker Aurobindo Pharma has received final approval from US Food and Drugs Administration to manufacture and market Amlodipine Besylate and Benazepril Hydrochloride capsules in various strengths.
Australian scientists along with US experts have claimed that they are a step closer to create a treatment for Alzheimer patients following a study finding a link to abnormalities inside brain cells.
Alembic Pharmaceuticals and US-based Breckenridge Pharmaceutical have been named co-defendants in a Para IV lawsuit filed by Pfizer in relation to their abbreviated new drug application (ANDA) to market desvenlafaxine succinate extended-release tablets in 50mg and 100mg strength.
Aurobindo Pharma on Wednesday said its tentatively approved abbreviated new drug applications for Nevirapine Tablets 200mg and Nevirapine oral suspension have received final approval from US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Many cancer patients who'd had problems with their treatment never said anything to the doctor they thought was responsible - and almost none formally reported the problems to the hospital, according to a survey of cancer patients.
Some good news amidst the gloom. Doctors in Gujarat have confirmed the second death in the state due to swine flu. But there is some good news - The National Institute of Virology in Pune says the transmission rate has dropped.