Friday, Dec 02, 2022

Zydus Cadila


Zydus Lifesciences launches drug for treating bad cholesterol

May 13, 2022 12:54 pm

"With Bemdac we are happy to introduce a first-in-India therapy to address the unmet medical need of people suffering from uncontrolled LDL-c," Zydus Lifesciences Managing Director Sharvil Patel said.

Zydus Cadila seeks drug controller approval for oral medicine to treat anaemia in kidney patients

November 24, 2021 10:52 am

The company completed large-scale enrolment of its phase-3 clinical trials by early February in in patients with chronic kidney disease, both on dialysis and not on dialysis.

Government orders 1 crore doses of Zydus vaccine, to take call on use for kids

November 08, 2021 7:55 am

Top government sources told The Indian Express that the needle-free vaccine, which has demonstrated primary efficacy of 66.66 per cent in phase 3 trials, will be made available “within November” — and “final deliberations” are being held to decide on its use among children.

Zydus Cadila agrees to reduce its Covid vaccine price to Rs 265 a dose, final decision soon: Reports

October 31, 2021 5:04 pm

Zydus Cadila's ZyCov-D is the first vaccine cleared by India's drug regulator for inoculation of those aged 12 years and above.

Zydus Cadila’s monoclonal antibody cocktail promising candidate for therapy in early Covid cases: study

October 01, 2021 7:25 am

The mAb cocktail ZRC-3308, developed by Zydus Cadila Healthcare Limited, Gujarat, has shown effective prophylactic and therapeutic activity against SARS-CoV-2 infection in Syrian hamsters.

Madhya Pradesh: Minor boy receives Covid-19 shot, falls sick; probe ordered

August 29, 2021 2:44 pm

A senior health official said the probe will find out how the teenager was given the shot even though the government is yet to roll out any anti-Covid-19 vaccination programme for minors.

Explained: Needle-free system to administer Zydus Cadila's ZyCoV-D vaccine

August 25, 2021 11:30 pm

Zydus will use a needle-free system manufactured by Pharma Jet. The Gujarat-based firm will be using a specific model called the 'Tropis', which received regulatory approval in Europe in 2017.

Want to provide vaccines to schools, first doses likely by September: Zydus

August 22, 2021 7:25 am

It also said that if everything goes as planned, by middle or end of September, it could deliver the initial doses of ZyCoV-D.

First Covid-19 vaccine for children above 12 years gets emergency use nod

August 21, 2021 7:35 am

With the central drug regulator clearing the vaccine, Zydus Cadila's ZyCoV-D is set to become the first Covid vaccine candidate developed on a plasmid DNA platform to be commercially introduced anywhere in the world.

Zydus Cadila's three-dose vaccine gets DCGI nod: A look at its salient features

August 20, 2021 9:52 pm

ZyCoV-D became the sixth vaccine to be approved for use in India after Serum Institute's Covishield, Bharat Biotech's Covaxin, Russia's Sputnik V, and the US-based Moderna and Johnson and Johnson.