NPPA releases provisional ceiling price for drugs ahead of GST roll-out

28 Jun 2017

Lupin founder-chairman Desh Bandhu Gupta dies at 79

27 Jun 2017

Gupta, who founded Lupin with Rs5,000 borrowed cash from his wife, turned it into a pharma giant with annual sales of Rs17,000-crore, and the eighth largest generic drug firm globally

US regulators approve rival product for EpiPen, Symjepi

17 Jun 2017

EpiPen maker Mylan comes under fire for CEO’s $98 million pay package

14 Jun 2017

Sun Pharma soars as US FDA clears its generic cholesterol drug `Zetia’

13 Jun 2017

After stents, FDA seeks crackdown on cataract lens prices

10 Jun 2017

Ohio sues five drug companies over role in opioid epidemic

02 Jun 2017

New antibiotic packs a punch against bacterial resistance

30 May 2017

Sun Pharma Q4 net down 13.58% at Rs1,224 cr as US sales slump

27 May 2017

Researchers studying century-old drug in potential new approach to autism

27 May 2017

A 100-year-old drug called suramin, originally developed to treat African sleeping sickness, was safely administered to children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), who subsequently displayed measurable, but transient, improvement in core symptoms of autism

Ineffective antibiotics form strong teams against deadly super bacteria

25 May 2017

New diabetes drug could make insulin injections redundant

20 May 2017

Merck KGaA mulls splitting into three companies

17 May 2017

German diversified conglomerate Merck KGaA is mulling shifting its chemicals, healthcare and biotech supplies operations into separate entities next year so that the three business units could be better managed

Thermo Fisher to buy Dutch drug ingredients maker Patheon for $5.2 bn

16 May 2017

New study links NSAIDs with higher heart attack risk

11 May 2017

Research Holdings to buy privately-held inVentiv Health for $4.6 bn

10 May 2017

Despite FDA approval, nearly 1 in 3 drugs found to have safety concerns

10 May 2017

Contract drug research firm Parexel International explores sale

09 May 2017

US Food and Drug Administration approves first ALS drug in 22 years

08 May 2017

French drug giant Sanofi not to sell chemical division Cepia

06 May 2017

Avantor to buy laboratory supplies company VWR Corp for $6.4 bn

05 May 2017

US jury orders J&J to pay over $110 mn over talcum claim

05 May 2017

Doctors prescribe more generics when medical reps kept at bay

04 May 2017

Study says beer may be better pain reliever than paracetamol

03 May 2017

US FDA approves Stivarga for liver cancer treatment

28 Apr 2017