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DELHI: Vibcare Pharma Pvt. Ltd is unique to the healthcare industry for its virtues of quality, versatility and integrity. The India based pharmaceutical company is catering to domestic and overseas markets with a broad range of superior yet affordable generic drugs.
Hyderabad, April 2 : Pharma major Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd and its American subsidiary, Promius Pharma, LLC on Monday announced the filing of a New Drug Application (NDA) for its migraine candidate DFN-02 with the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA).
Hyderabad, March 29 : Pharma major Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd on Thursday announced appointment of Erez Israeli as its new Chief Operating Officer (COO).
New Delhi , Mar. 20 : Health tech startup Karma Healthcare raised Rs. 3 crore in equity funding from early stage investment firm 1Crowd, existing investors, and angel investors to scale operations and expand technological offering.
New Delhi , Mar 9 : Leading hospital chain Paras Healthcare is set to come up with new hospitals in Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh as part of its plans to expand presence and double its bed capacity in North India over the next three to four years.
Mumbai (Maharahstra) , Mar 07 : Centaur Pharmaceuticals and Kibow Biotech USA announced a strategic long-term alliance to market Renadyl in India. Centaur will initially import and market the product in India, and will eventually manufacture and market with technical inputs from Kibow Biotech.
New Delhi, March 5 : Medical technology company Medtronic on Monday said it has committed itself to providing ear care to 10 million poor people in the country through its Indian subsidiary by 2025.
Bengaluru (Karnataka) , March 01 : Bengaluru based e-pharmacy major Medlife announced on Thursday its partnership with Aditya Birla Health Insurance to offer cashless medicine delivery to its eligible customers.
Hyderabad, Feb 23 : India's largest biopharmaceutical company Biocon will expand its presence in Hyderabad while its subsidiary Syngene will set up a research and developmentm an official statement said on Friday.
New Delhi , Feb.23 : The Andijan Region of Uzbekistan and India have inked an agreement for cooperation in the pharmaceutical industry.
Hyderabad, Feb 19 : Dr Reddy's Laboratories Inc, the US subsidiary of the Indian drug major, on Monday said it would defend against allegations made in a US securities class action lawsuit by a law firm on behalf of some investors.
New Delhi : "Ayushman Bharat health insurance scheme announced by the Government, popularly called as 'Namo-Care', has the potential to turn India into the largest pharma manufacturer of the world in about three years", Union Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers and Parliamentary Affairs, Shri Ananthkumar, said while inaugurating the third edition of India Pharma 2018 and India Medical Device 2018, International conference and exhibition in Bengaluru today.
New Delhi , Feb. 09 : Promoters of Fortis Healthcare, Malvinder Singh and Shivinder Singh tendered their resignation from the company's Board of Directors, effective immediately.
New Delhi , Feb.7 : Turns out, India's pharmaceutical industry is contributing to rising antimicrobial resistance (AMR) levels due to their polluters - air, soil and water.
Mumbai, Feb 7 : Drug major Cipla on Wednesday reported a consolidated net profit of Rs 403 crore for the third quarter of fiscal 2017-18, registering a 4.7 per cent annual net profit growth from Rs 385 crore in the same period a year ago.
Mumbai, Feb 6 : Pharma major Lupin Ltd on Tuesday reported a whopping 65 per cent annual decline in consolidated net profit to Rs 222 crore for the third quarter of 2017-18 from Rs 633 crore in the same period year ago.
New Delhi, Feb 5 : The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) on Monday said they have decided to meet again on February 8 to deliberate on the new stent prices.
New Delhi , Jan. 5 : Turns out, medicines sold in India pose a global threat to antibiotic resistance control.
Bengaluru, Jan 31 : Strides Pharma Global Pte Ltd, an arm of Strides Shasun, has received approval of the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) for its tablets to treat the HIV-1 infection, said the drug major on Wednesday.
Hyderabad, Jan 24 : Bharat Biotech on Wednesday announced that the World Health Organisation (WHO) has awarded pre-qualification to its rotavirus vaccine ROTAVAC.
Davos, Jan 24 : Manufacturing and marketing antibiotics responsibly so that they do not cause damage to the environment or lead to misuse can help tackle the threat of "superbugs" or antimicrobial resistance (AMR), said an Indian-origin expert at the World Economic Forum (WEF) here.
Bengaluru, Jan 18 : Indian biotechnology major Biocon on Thursday said it would develop, make and market new drugs in immunology and oncology for patients worldwide in partnership with Sandoz, an arm of Swiss-based Novartis.
New Delhi , Jan 12 : Avaance embarked on a mission to provide holistic solution to arthritic problems by launching Osteofit-k2, No pain oil and No pain roll on gel after having seen a tremendous success with Kneepill and Spinopain.
New Delhi, Jan 7 : The Indian government has issued showcause notices to, and may soon blacklist, eight Chinese pharmaceutical companies found to be supplying poor quality raw material to drug manufacturers in this country.
New Delhi , Jan 3 : The growth trajectory for Indian pharmaceutical industry is likely to be moderate, according to credit rating agency ICRA.
Hyderabad, Jan 3 : Bharat Biotech's Typhoid Conjugate Vaccine (TCV) against typhoid fever has received pre-qualification from the World Health Organisation (WHO), the vaccine manufacturer said on Wednesday.
Chandigarh , Dec.24 : Arguing that pharmacy education courses are not technical programmes, the 69th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress (IPC) on Sunday passed a resolution that called on the Central Government to liberate all pharmacy courses from dual control of two agencies, the Pharmacy Council of India (PCI) and the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).
Chandigarh , Dec 24 : India is fast emerging as an inventors' hub for patents for an assortment of drugs worldwide. Around 15 per cent of the total 1.3 lakh patents filed in India from 2013 to 2015 have been contributed by the indigenous pharmaceutical industry. India is ranked second only to the United States in terms of applications for product patent for drugs with the USFDA (US Food and Drug Administration) as revealed during the ongoing 69th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress taking place in Chandigarh.
Chandigarh , Dec 22 : 69th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress (IPC), a three day International Conference between December 22-24, 2017, kickstarted at Chitkara University, Punjab campus with a grand and glorious inaugural ceremony presided by V. P. Badnore, Hon'ble Governor of Punjab, Brahm Mohinder Singh, Hon'ble Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Punjab, with eminent dignitaries and officials from different fields on the dais.
Chandigarh , Dec.22 : Inaugurating the three-day 69th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress (IPC) at the Chitkara University Campus here on Friday, Punjab Governor V P Singh Badnore said that pharmacists had a key role to play in stopping the menace of fake drugs entering the market.
Chandigarh , Dec.21 : The 69th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress and Exhibition (IPCE) to be held from December 22-24 here, is expected to focus on flag its concern over India's dependence on import of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients(API), the crucial raw material for manufacturing drugs.
New Delhi , Dec 20 : The United States Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) has cleared Montelukast Sodium, a bulk drug / API manufactured by Morepen Laboratories Ltd., for sale in the US market. This gives Morepen an entry into the Rs. 2000 crore (Approx. USD 300 million) US market for Montelukast. The first commercial orders for the bulk drug are expected in Q2 of FY 2018-19.
New Delhi , Dec 17 : Indian pharmacists fear rise in self-medication and abuse unless online drug sales are checked.
Bengaluru, Dec 15 : Drug maker Sanofi India Ltd on Friday appointed its wholetime Director N. Rajaram as Managing Director from January 1.
New Delhi , Dec 15 : Avaance Life Sciences Pvt. Ltd. has launched Spinopain and KneePill, which are supplementary products made from natural ingredients and good for back aches and knee joint pains, respectively.
New Delhi , Dec.15 : In recent times, standards of corporate governance and responsibility have been questioned, so much so, that the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) appointed a panel in October this year to examine existing norms and concluded that a major overhaul is required.
Los Angeles , Dec 14 : The nominations for the 24th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards were announced on Wednesday, for this year's best performances in film and television.
New Delhi, Dec 7 : Global drug firm Mylan on Thursday launched a tablet for the treatment of chronic hepatitis B among adults, the first in eight years to be approved for the management of chronic disease in India.
New Delhi, Dec 6 : India and Cuba have inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to enhance cooperation in the health sector such as regulation of pharmaceuticals, medical devices and information.
New Delhi , Dec 6: Fortis Healthworld, a leading healthcare retailer in India, was awarded the 'Best Pharmacy Retailer 2017' award at the third edition of the ABP Healthcare Leadership Awards held in Mumbai.
New Delhi , Dec 5 : Datwyler, the Swiss-based industrial supplier, has, in a move to cater to regional and global markets, announced the expansion of its plant in Pune which will be completed by end of 2017 and the first samples will be supplied in July 2018.
Bengaluru, Dec 1 : The European Medicines Agency accepted for review the marketing authorization applications of Biocon and its US partner Mylan for their cancer treatment drugs Trastuzumab and Pegfilgrastim, said the leading biotech firm on Friday.
LACHEN, Switzerland : 2017: Octapharma is pleased to announce the completion of a charitable donation of 30.5 million international units of its human cell-line derived recombinant factor VIII product, Nuwiq, in collaboration with Project SHARE, North Andover, Massachusetts (USA).
New Delhi , Nov 11 : Morepen Laboratories Ltd. has reported a stable set of numbers in the second quarter (Q2) of fiscal 2017-18. The company has registered a 24 per cent jump in its Q2 net profit at Rs. 10.37 crore despite a three per cent decline in its net sales revenue at Rs. 136.43 crore vis-a-vis corresponding quarter of the previous fiscal. The Q2 results were taken on record at a meeting of the company's board of directors here on Friday.
New Delhi , Nov 9 : Morepen Laboratories Ltd. entered into a tie up with Vesale Pharma International of Belgium to strengthen its position in the Rs. 1000 crore probiotic market in India. An agreement to this effect between the two pharma biggies was officially signed in the presence of the King and the Queen of Belgium who are currently on their State visit to India.
RIVERSIDE, Calif: Mundos Alternos: Art and Science Fiction in the Americas, UCR ARTSblock's exhibition of over 30 contemporary artists working within the science fiction genre to imagine new realities and alternate worlds, is proud to present live performances as a part of the larger exhibition.
Mumbai : Frost and Sullivan bestows 2017 India Drug Repurposing Technology Innovation Leadership Award to NovaLead Pharma Pvt. Ltd. for its proprietary technology platform for drug repurposing to build a promising pipeline of repositioned drug candidates.
HYDERABAD, India, August 11, 2017 : Over 100 new exhibitors participated at the PharmaLytica event; Over 150 exhibitors participated in the 4th edition of PharmaLytica
New Delhi, July 25: Minister of State for Road Transport and Highways, Shipping and Chemicals and Fertilizers, Shri Mansukh Lal Mandaviya, while giving a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha today, informed that, as on 30th June 2017, an amount of Rs. 238.84 crore has been recovered from the pharmaceutical companies against non-compliance of provisions of DPCO, 2013.
New Delhi , July 22 : Toronto Recombinant Antibody Centre (TRAC) from the University of Toronto, Canada agreed to license MedGenome's patented cancer immunotherapy solution OncoPept to develop biomarkers for their drug candidates against immune modulators to treat cancer.
New Delhi , July 17 : Gurgaon-based healthcare provider Paras Healthcare on Monday announced receving of Rs. 275crore (USD 42 million) funding through an affiliate of Creador III LP (Creador).
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 13, 2017 : Akcea Therapeutics, Inc. today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 15,625,000 shares common stock at a public offering price of USD 8.00 per share, for gross proceeds of USD 125.0 million before underwriting discounts and commissions and offering expenses to be paid by Akcea.
New Delhi , July 12 : The German pharmaceutical and medical technology group B. Braun melsungen has lost a patent dispute with the Indian competitor Polymedicure since 2009.
New Delhi , June 30 : The Delhi High Court on Friday denied any interim relief to several pharmaceutical companies over government's ban on Fixed Dose Combination (FDC) drugs.
New Delhi , May 15 : Pfizer announced that its 13-valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine has been selected for inclusion in India's immunization program in select states. In the first phase, the program will cover approximately 5.15 million babies - 20 percent of around 26 million children of India's birth cohort.
Mumbai/Kolkata, Mar 29 : Sanofi and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Dupixent (dupilumab) Injection, the first and only biologic medicine approved for the treatment of adults with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis (AD) whose disease is not adequately controlled with topical prescription therapies, or when those therapies are not advisable.
New Delhi , Mar 22 : Dr. Morepen Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Morepen Laboratories Ltd., has introduced a specialized therapy in the area of preventive cardiology and diabetology in a non-hospital environment for the first time in India.
New Delhi , Feb. 28 : National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority issued a statement to hospitals on Tuesday that hereafter, Stent companies and hospitals must upload revised price list of cardiac stents on their respective websites in three working days.
New Delhi , Feb 9 : The pharma-cum-healthcare major, Morepen Laboratories Ltd., has reported a yet another growth-filled quarter by registering a 23 percent rise in its net sales in the third quarter (Q3) of fiscal 2016-17.
New Delhi [India], Jan. 28 : Hilleman Laboratories, a joint-venture partnership between MSD and Wellcome Trust, has announced that it has been awarded a set of global patents for its Oral Cholera Vaccine (OCV).
New Delhi , Jan 18 : Shares of Panacea Biotec zoomed over 13 percent intraday on Wednesday as the company received the US drug regulator's nod for a drug.
New Delhi , Dec. 28 : The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved the sale of surplus land of Hindustan Antibiotics Limited (HAL), Indian Drugs and Pharmaceuticals Limited (IDPL), Rajasthan Drugs and Pharmaceuticals Limited (RDPL) and Bengal Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals Limited (BCPL), as would be required, to meet their outstanding liabilities.
New Delhi [India], Dec 22 : With a rapidly increasing emphasis on providing affordable and accessible healthcare, the e-healthcare startups have completely disrupted the traditional business models over last few years. Considering the surge in demand for affordable and superior healthcare services, the new-age tech healthcare startups are reaching out to tap a wider network of consumer base, across the country, all this while actually reducing their overall operational costs. Bringing technology at the core of their operations, online pharmacies are offering holistic healthcare services at the click of a button and from the privacy of your homes.
New Delhi , Sept. 28 : 2016: The first offline-online fast moving health goods (FMHG) brand, Truuth launches its dietary supplements in India.
New Delhi , Sept. 28 : 2016: The first offline-online fast moving health goods (FMHG) brand, Truuth launches its dietary supplements in India.
Guwahati (Assam) , Sept. 28 : Union Health Minister J P Nadda on Wednesday said that India has made a mark in the pharmaceutical industry.
New Delhi , Sep 20 : Drug firm Dr Reddy's Laboratories announced the launch of generic Paricalcitol injection in the US for treatment associated with chronic kidney disease.
New Delhi , Sep 2 : World's largest dialysis products and services provider Fresenius Medical Care announced its acquisition of 85 percent of equity interest in Indian dialysis group Sandor Nephro Services from a group of investors.
New Delhi , Aug 27 : First online medical platform to provide access, affordable, awareness and emergency care in a single platform focussing on 360-degree healthcare and wellness services Medikoe has announced appointment of senior cardiothoracic surgeon and chairman of Motherhood Hospitals Dr. RehanSayeed as its advisor.
New Delhi, Aug 24 : Strides Shasun in a BSE filing today announced receiving an approval from the US health regulator for Ranitidine tablets used for treating intestinal and stomach ulcers and gastroesophageal reflux disease.
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