BL Research Bureau
Despite healthy revenue growth, Dr Reddy’s’ operating margin during the March quarter was impacted by pricing pressure in key markets. Heightened competition in key products such a...
New Delhi, 15
In the wake of India’s top drug maker Ranbaxy agreeing to pay $500 million to settle charges over adulterated drugs in the US, former chief justice of Delhi High Court Rajinder Sachar has demanded...
New Delhi, May 14
Drug firm Novartis India today reported a 25.82 per cent dip in its net profit to Rs 24.41 crore for the quarter ended March 31, 2013 as compared to the corresponding period in the previous fiscal...
Hyderabad, May 13
Life Insurance Corporation of India off-loaded 2.13 per cent stake in pharma major Dr Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd.
The stake sale was conducted in the open market between January 10 and May...
New Delhi, May 11
Drug firm Unichem Laboratories on Saturday reported a 33.57 per cent rise in net profit at Rs 31.03 crore for the fourth quarter ended March 31, 2013 on the back of robust sales. The compan...
Mumbai, May 7
Drug-maker Glenmark said that its specialty drugs and generics businesses performed well in the year ended March 2013.
“The US, India and Russia businesses continued to maintain its high...
May 4, 2013
Glaxo’s efforts to step up growth are yet to pay off, thanks to aggressive promotion by peers. »
Mumbai, May 3
Even as the price of cancer drugs comes under Government scrutiny, drug maker Intas Pharmaceuticals has introduced its version of Roche’s Rituximab, a drug to treat Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma (a type...
New Delhi, May 16
Prices of 348 medicines, including life saving drugs will be cheaper soon by up to 80 per cent as the new Drug Price Control Order has come into effect.Industry experts said the implementat...
May 15, 2013
AstraZeneca’s sales rebound
Mumbai, May 14
Whistle-blower Dinesh Thakur set to get $48 m
New Delhi, May 13
DIPP wants foreign investment board to vet proposals in a discretionary manner
May 12, 2013
Find cures for diseases, not ways to fatten the pharma industry
Hyderabad, May 9
Pharma stores in the neighbourhood are all set to down shutters on Friday. They will be joining the over 7.5 lakh chemists and druggists across the country who will go on a one-day strike. <...
Paradise Valley (Arizona), May 6
The creator of Orajel, a medicine aimed at fighting toothaches that was later also used for mouth sores, has died, family members has said.
David Morris Kern was 103.
Mumbai, May 3
Chemists across the country plan to stay closed next Friday, May 10. They are protesting against some of the Government’s policies including proposals to reduce trade margins and possible foreign...
Washington, May 2
Expressing concern over the recent order by Indian Supreme Court on the patent of a cancer drug, the US has said the access to medicine and innovation are not mutually exclusive.