Shanchol, an oral vaccine for cholera from Shantha Biotechnics has been launched in India. Shanchol vaccine would be commercially available in the country from June.
Glenmark expects 180-days marketing exclusivity, if its ezetimibe genericanti-cholesterol drug gets final FDA approval.
BioSante's Libigel and Boehringer's Flibanserin are in the race to win US FDA approval as female sexual dysfunction treatments. The first one is a gel, while the second the second one is an oral medication.
Sorafenib dosage requirement more than 50% less when combined with vitamin K.
Oseltamavir (Tamiflu) generics see huge demand as countries start stockpiling flu drug.
Telaprevir, a protease inhibitor drug is found to be a potential treatment against hepatitis C virus.