The combination pill from Ranbaxy uses arterolane and piperaquine to fight falciparum malaria.
Leading oseltamivir makers like Cipla or Ranbaxy are yet to get the health ministry’s call.
Avastin to treat most deadly form of brain cancer gets quick approval in US
Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, the US subsidiary of Mumbai-based Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries, has been asked to withdraw many batches of its generic metformin hydrochloride tablets used for treating diabetes.
India's generic major Cipla has received tentative approval for HIV drug tenofovir disoproxil fumarate tablets, 300 mg, from United States Food and Drug Administration (USFDA)Tenofovir disoproxil fumarate tablets are indicated for use in combination with other antiretroviral agents for the treatment of HIV-1 infection in adults.