One lot of Alka-Seltzer Plus Day & Night Cold Formula Liquid Gels by Bayer has been recalled in US after US FDA detected some labelling problems on the drug package.
Nilotinib (Tasigna) could beat the widely popular Glivec (imatinib) in the treatment of chronic myeloid leukemia.
Oseltamivir (Tamiflu), the widely marketed treatment against H1N1 swine flu by Roche, cannot cut down complications related to flu, reports said quoting medical experts.
Rivaroxaban, an experimental oral anticoagulant to treat deep vein thrombosis by Bayer Healthcare, has been shown to cut over 80% relative risk in patients.
GlaxoSmithKline and Baxter International have started human trials for their H1N1 wine flu vaccines in India.