Tag: Indian Pharma

Drone to Deliver Drugs to Remote Indian Areas

California-based Zipline will provide on-demand medical assistance through its drone delivery service in India, with the aim to provide instant aid to remote areas. Access to the right medication a...

Belarus to Start Innovative Meds Production Using Indian Technology

Belarus will launch production of innovative medicines to treat a number of life-threatening diseases using Indian technology in 2020. A groundbreaking ceremony on the site of the future production fa...

Pharma Company Planned to Shred Quality Control Records before FDA Inspection

An Indian pharmaceutical company attempted to dispose of quality-control records a week ahead of a US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) inspection, found FDA officials. Documents were found awaiti...

India’s Pharma Industry to Grow by 11-13% in 2020

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Indian pharmaceutical industry is likely to grow by 11-13% in the current fiscal, rating agency Icra said. "The growth trajectory for the Indian pharmaceutical industry is likely to remain at 11-13% ...

Delhi Experiences Big Shortage of Rabies Vaccines

Decreased supply of anti-rabies vaccines (ARVs) in Delhi causes outbreak of the disease. The Delhi government is reporting an “acute shortage” of rabies vaccines in its government-run hospitals. Ho...

India Supplying the World with Two-Thirds of AIDS Treatment Drugs

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Taking a lead in the global fight against AIDS, India is supplying the world with two-thirds of the drugs to treat those infected with HIV, according to Indian diplomat Paulomi Tripathi.  "These affo...

Cadila Pharma Received GLP Certificate from Indian Government

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Cadila Pharma received the Good Laboratory Practices Certification from National Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) compliance Monitoring Authority (NGCMA), Dept. of Science and Technology, Govt. of India...

India’s NPPA Reduced of Anti-Cancer Drugs’ Prices by 87%

In a big relief to cancer patients and their families, the retail prices of nine anti-cancer drugs have been reduced by up to 87 per cent by the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA).  T...

Indian Pharma Representatives Deny Allegations of Price Fixing in US

Indian pharma majors Dr Reddy's, Workhardt, Aurobindo and Glenmark, which are among the generic drug makers named in an anti-trust lawsuit in the US, May 14 denied allegations of engaging in conspirac...

Indian Pharma Company Invested in Belarusian Manufacturing Project

Indian pharmaceutical company Cipla Limited has invested $1 million in the pharmaceutical manufacturing project in Minsk. The project was discussed by Chairman of the Presidium of the National Academy...

Indian Pharma Exports Registered a Double-Digit Growth

Indian pharma exports hit $19.14 billion. Last time it registered a double-digit growth of 10.17 per cent at $16.89 billion in 2015-16. Pharmaceutical Export Promotion Council (Pharmexcil)'s year-end...

India Rejects U.S. Medicines Report

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India has outrightly rejected allegations in a US report about the country being a chief source of counterfeit medicines to the world and said it is an attack on low cost generic-drugs — crucial to ma...

India’s Pharmaceutical Exports rose 11% to $19.2 billion

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The country’s pharmaceutical exports rose 11 per cent to $19.2 billion in 2018-19, mainly driven by higher demand in regions such as North America and Europe, as per a Commerce Ministry data. The p...

Local Indian Pharma Companies to Challenge MNCs in Pneumonia Vaccine

The duopoly of pneumonia vaccines in India is in for some shake-up soon, as homegrown players like Aurobindo Pharma, Cadila Healthcare (Zydus Cadila), and Serum Institute are readying their vaccin...

Pharma Products Turn to Cold Chain Logistics

A cold chain is a temperature-controlled supply chain which is required to preserve and maintain perishable products like food items, chemicals and now, pharmaceutical products. It involves constant r...

India to Promote Clinical Research

The Health Ministry has recently notified New Drugs and Clinical Trials Rules, 2019, with a goal to promote clinical research in the nation, for lowering the time of application approval to 30 days fo...