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Archive for April 20th, 2010

Lupin starts shipping anti-depressant imipramine (Tofranil-PM) generic pills to US

Tuesday, April 20, 2010 20:32

Lupin Pharmaceuticals, Inc, the US subsidiary of Indian generic firm Lupin Ltd, has received the final approval for imipramine pills to treat depression.

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Matrix Lab’s HIV drug diadanosine (Videx EC) generic pills get US FDA approval under PEPFAR

Tuesday, April 20, 2010 19:57

Matrix Laboratories, a subsidiary of Mylan Inc, has received final approval didanosine delayed-release capsules from the US FDA under the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR).

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Cipla to launch low-cost misoprostol 600mg (MisoProst) to treat bleeding after childbirth in India

Tuesday, April 20, 2010 17:12

India's largest domestic firm Cipla LtdĀ  is planning to launch low-priced misoprostol pills to control severe blood loss during pregnancy in India, reports said.

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RNAi drug to treat colon polyps CEQ508 in safety studies: Sequent

Tuesday, April 20, 2010 16:23

CEQ508, a once-daily oral therapy to treat colon polyps, is currently in clinical studies to evaluate its safety in humans, according to Cequent Pharmaceuticals.

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Emerging markets including China and India to propel global pharma sales growth to $1.1 trillion by 2014: IMS

Tuesday, April 20, 2010 12:53

Global pharma market is set reach $1.1 trillion by next five years growing at a pace of upto 8%, thanks to the emerging markets such as China and India, says IMS Market Prognosis.

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Leprosy still afflicts Indian states of West Bengal, Bihar, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh

Tuesday, April 20, 2010 12:01

Leprosy is still prevalent in certain parts of India, despite the country's achievements in eradicating the infectious disease.

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