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The distributor giants at the heart of the opioid crisis in the US

In the two decades since OxyContin was introduced in 1996, there have been nearly 218,000 overdose deaths related to prescription opioids.

Centre bans 328 combination drugs in setback for pharma companies

The president of the Indian Drug Manufacturers' Association said the order would have an impact on a market worth an estimated 16 billion rupees a year for such drugs, which are produced by both small and large pharma companies.


Cabinet clears KKR Floorline investments in two pharma companies

This is one of the last decisions taken by PM Manmohan Singh-led Cabinet.

MCI tells doctors: Use block letters when you write prescriptions

Doctors have welcomed the move but health ministry sources said they had no information about the decision.

Govt rejects proposal to cut FDI cap in pharma firms

DIPP proposed to reduce FDI cap to 49 pct in rare and critical pharma units.

Govt to review FDI policy in housing,pharma on Monday

The tightening of FDI norms in existing pharma firms come in the wake of concerns over MNCs taking over domestic drug makers.


Companies to be honoured on Dec 2 at UBM India Pharma Awards

Award will recognise select,path-breaking initiatives undertaken by the pharmaceutical industry.

Drugs Patent: Access to medicine and innovation not mutually exclusive,says US

US will continue to monitor developments concerning compulsory licensing of patents in India.

Outlook for pharma companies positive: ICRA

Positive rupee depreciation impacted earnings of companies with debt profile.

Wockhardt: from debt debacle to stock rocket

We are one of the very few companies in the CDR who have come out and paid everything.