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US regulator doubled warnings to Indian drugmakers last year

January 21, 2020 11:46 am

The sanctions may delay about 18 per cent of new products Indian companies were planning to introduce in the US, according to a report Monday from Crisil Ltd, the local unit of S&P Global Ratings.

New drug to boost women’s sex drive approved in US

June 25, 2019 4:50 pm

Flushing, injection site reactions and headache are other common side effects of the new FDA-approved drug called Vyleesi.

Liver drug may slow Parkinson's progression

February 06, 2019 11:35 am

The ground-breaking study, led by researchers at the University of Sheffield in partnership with Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, will assess the safety and tolerability of the liver drug ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA) in Parkinson’s patients.

If administration wanted to close centre, they should have made alternative arrangements: Kin of drug addicts

October 29, 2018 8:29 am

The raid was conducted after it was found that the centre was being run without any permission. More than 200 patients who were kept at the centre were sent to their homes.

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he's been "demonised" over drugs war

October 25, 2017 6:49 pm

Rodrigo Duterte government's human rights record has been strongly criticized by Western countries, and is one of the issues United States President Donald Trump plans to raise on a visit to Manila next month to attend a regional summit.

Colombia captures 28 members of feared drug gang: President Santos

September 27, 2017 10:33 am

"An operation called Odyssey was carried out today against the Gulf Clan and 28 members of that organisation were captured here in Antioquia," President Santos said.

Drug Arrest: One Nigerian in hospital, other in judicial remand

June 30, 2017 5:38 am

NCB officials maintainedthat keeping in view the complaint of Alitumo’s illness, we have alerted Chandigarh police and sought their police personnel to guard the Nigerian at the hospital to prevent him from fleeing.

Chest pain drug could help fight fetal fungal infection

June 11, 2016 2:38 pm

The approach of stimulating your own immune system to kill the fungus, instead of killing it directly through treatment, is potentially more powerful.

Easiest to get drugs in Goa, but Punjab branded drugs capital, says Sukhbir Singh Badal

February 01, 2016 11:15 am

Badal was responding to questions on the drugs crisis in his state at the latest edition of Express Adda in Delhi, which he attended.

Drug that can help cocaine users quit, avoid relapse

January 13, 2016 6:32 pm

The drug — N-acetylcysteine — not only made lab rats resist cocaine, but also lowered their rate of relapse.


Sukhbir Badal on drug culture in Punjab

January 12, 2015 10:13 am