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A pharmaceutical scientist explains why some medications are swallowed while others are injected

June 20, 2022 7:36 am

When you swallow a tablet, it will initially dissolve in your stomach and intestines before the drug molecules are absorbed into your bloodstream. Once in the blood, it can circulate throughout the body to access different organs and tissues.

Vadodara: Three held for illegally selling pain reliever drug, over 900 vials recovered

May 23, 2021 5:15 am

Police Inspector S G Solanki of Vadodara SOG said that the accused were selling the injections at a price of Rs 100 to Rs 150 per vial via an established network in the city.

Gujarat: Nodal hospital for distributing antifungal drug in state ‘out of stock’

May 22, 2021 11:56 pm

A notification pasted on its gate Saturday stated the “hospital does not have stock available” for the drug.

Trypanophobia: All you need to know about the fear of injections or needles

July 05, 2019 9:35 am

The phobia can interfere with your medical treatment which may involve getting vaccinations or injectable medicines. Hence, it is essential to get a proper diagnosis of the condition.

Woman held with banned injections

June 13, 2018 4:43 am

On suspicion, Sub-inspector Sukhjinder Singh, along with some policewomen, apprehended the woman and on checking the carry bag, 22 banned intoxicant injections — 11 of Buprenorphine and 11 Pheniramine — were recovered from her. She could not produced any license or permit for keeping the banned injections.

Needles and pills to be replaced by nasal sprays:Scientists

February 17, 2012 1:03 pm

A research team is working on a new project to deliver better drug delivery than needles or pills.

Stop death by hanging,go for lethal injection: most states to Centre

June 13, 2010 3:17 am

At a time when the Centre and President are still to take a final call on the mercy petition of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru and others like him who have appealed against death sentences....

Botox injections can cause depression

March 16, 2009 11:01 am

Botox injections can lead to depression,a new study has warned.


JNU becomes hub of druggists after 8 pm: BJP MLA

February 23, 2016 8:01 am

Ramgarh, Feb 23 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party MLA from Ramgarh Gyandev Ahuja in a bizarre comment over the Jawaharlal Nehru row said that JNU becomes a hub of druggists after 8pm. He said 50,000 pieces of bones, 3,000 used condoms, 500 used abortion injections and 10,000 cigarette buds, are found in JNU waste every day. He added that girls and boys dance naked in cultural programmes at JNU which are witnessed by druggists.