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Old Molecule, New Use – Rebamipide

Rebamipide Rebamipide, which is an amino acid derivative of 2-(1H)-quinolinone, is commonly used for mucosal protection, treatment of gastritis and [...]

Top Selling drugs of 2013

This article takes a glance at 5 top selling drugs of 2013 in India and the United States. We strongly feel that such questions may be asked in GPAT and [...]

MRSA – New study uncovers secrets of antibiotic resistance

Researchers at the Univeristy of Notre Dame, Spain have recently published a study which explains the mechanism of regulation of the critical cell wall cross [...]

FDA Approved and Recalled drugs from May 2011 to Dec 2011

FDA-Approved Drugs in 2011 Cardiology/Vascular Diseases Brilinta (ticagrelor); AstraZeneca; For the reduction of thrombotic events in patients with acute [...]

Drugs banned in developed world sold in India: Parliamentary Panel -List of Drugs Banned in India PDF

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Health and Family Welfare also pointed to serious lapses and irregularities on the approvals of new drugs and pointed [...]

Low oxygen levels drive cancer growth

f hypoxia, or low oxygen levels in cells, is proven to be a key driver of certain types of cancer, treatment plans for curing the malignant growth can change [...]

FDA issues final rule on sterility testing of biological products

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued its final rule on sterility testing, amending the requirements for most licensed biological products. The action [...]

Cancer drugs to cost less, Cipla slashes prices !!!

Cipla, has announced a massive reduction of up to 76 per cent in its cancer drug prices after the Indian government recently lifted a patent [...]