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Sushant Singh Rajput death: NCB arrests late actor's personal staff in drugs probe
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Sushant Singh Rajput death: NCB arrests late actor's personal staff in drugs probe

The NCB is probing the drug angle in the actor's death under criminal sections of the NDPS Act after the ED shared with it a report following the cloning of two mobile phones of Rhea Chakraborty

What is the most ethical way to distribute COVID-19 vaccine among nations, once an effective one is available?
science

What is the most ethical way to distribute COVID-19 vaccine among nations, once an effective one is available?

An international group of ethicists on Thursday criticized the WHO's goal of distributing vaccines to treat 20 percent of each country's population.

What are antivitamins and how can they help in treatment of antibiotic-resistant bacterial infections
Health

What are antivitamins and how can they help in treatment of antibiotic-resistant bacterial infections

Antivitamins K, B9 and B12 drugs are already used for their medical applications — stopping blood clotting, suppressing cancer and microbial growth

Goa: 23 held, including three foreigners, after police busts rave; drugs worth Rs 9 lakh seized
India

Goa: 23 held, including three foreigners, after police busts rave; drugs worth Rs 9 lakh seized

Nineteen others, most of whom are domestic tourists, were arrested for violating social distancing norms

Drugs body CDSCO suspends import licences of 19 firms for non-USFDA COVID-19 testing kits
India

Drugs body CDSCO suspends import licences of 19 firms for non-USFDA COVID-19 testing kits

The decision was taken after the drug controller found the companies' response to a 17 July show-cause notice asking them to explain why their licences should not be suspended unsatisfactory

Hydroxychloroquine, dexamethasone, remdesivir: Studies offer proof of which COVID-19 drugs really work
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Hydroxychloroquine, dexamethasone, remdesivir: Studies offer proof of which COVID-19 drugs really work

Sixty percent of patients given HCQ were less likely to leave the hospital alive within 28 days versus the 63 percent given usual care.

FDA warns against the usage of Remdesivir along with malaria antiviral hydroxychloroquine
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FDA warns against the usage of Remdesivir along with malaria antiviral hydroxychloroquine

FDA said it was no longer reasonable to believe that oral formulations of HCQ maybe effective in treating the illness caused by COVID-19.

Coronavirus Outbreak: What is antibody therapy, how does it work, who is developing them?
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Coronavirus Outbreak: What is antibody therapy, how does it work, who is developing them?

Vaccines generate an immune response that can prevent someone from getting ill, whereas antibody-derived products are designed to treat disease.

Clinical trials are showing that Remdesivir can be life-saving drug for COVID-19 infected patients
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Clinical trials are showing that Remdesivir can be life-saving drug for COVID-19 infected patients

Remdesivir mimics the genetic material of the coronavirus and prevents new virus copies from being produced.

Bangladesh medical team says Ivermectin with antibiotic Doxycycline works to treat COVID-19 patients
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Bangladesh medical team says Ivermectin with antibiotic Doxycycline works to treat COVID-19 patients

This drug combination was tried on 60 patients and they were tested negative in four days with 50 percent reduction of symptoms in three days.

Lupin gets inspection closure report from USFDA for Pithampur manufacturing plant in Madhya Pradesh
Business

Lupin gets inspection closure report from USFDA for Pithampur manufacturing plant in Madhya Pradesh

Drug maker Lupin on Thursday said the US health regulator has closed the inspection of its manufacturing facility in Pithampur, Madhya Pradesh

Lupin's Mandideep Unit II facility in Madhya Pradesh receives EIR from USFDA
Business

Lupin's Mandideep Unit II facility in Madhya Pradesh receives EIR from USFDA

Pharma major Lupin on Wednesday said it has received an establishment inspection report (EIR) from the US health regulator for its Mandideep Unit II facility in Madhya Pradesh

Lupin gets EIR from USFDA for Nagpur plant; MD says committed to enhance compliance, quality standards at all sites
Business

Lupin gets EIR from USFDA for Nagpur plant; MD says committed to enhance compliance, quality standards at all sites

Drug maker Lupin on Monday said it has received an Establishment Inspection Report (EIR) from the US health regulator for its manufacturing plant in Nagpur

Coronavirus outbreak: Govt restrains exports of a few APIs, formulations; lists essential medicines that could run out of stock
Business

Coronavirus outbreak: Govt restrains exports of a few APIs, formulations; lists essential medicines that could run out of stock

In a notification, the government put curbs on the exports of certain APIs and formulations, including Paracetamol, Vitamin B1 and B12 amid the coronavirus outbreak claimed over 3,000 lives across the world.

Sunburn Music Festival's return to Goa was highlighted by DJ Snake's political statement, a diverse lineup of artists
Entertainment

Sunburn Music Festival's return to Goa was highlighted by DJ Snake's political statement, a diverse lineup of artists

Sunburn Music Festival 2019 was an adulterated fan experience, but it was not difficult to observe the use of such a platform to raise awareness about global issues.

New drug discovered that helps treat delusions in patients suffering from dementia
science

New drug discovered that helps treat delusions in patients suffering from dementia

The drugs comes with a warning label and the cost could be an issue for patients are it costs about $3,000 a month.

Dutch Olympic sprinter Madiea Ghafoor caught transporting drugs, sentenced to eight-and-a-half-years in jail
Sports

Dutch Olympic sprinter Madiea Ghafoor caught transporting drugs, sentenced to eight-and-a-half-years in jail

Dutch Olympic athlete Madiea Ghafoor has been sentenced to eight-and-a-half years in jail after £2 million ($2.58 million) worth of ecstasy tablets and crystal meth were found in the boot of her car in Germany, DPA news agency has reported.

Profiteering from pain? As Centre relaxes opioid laws, country's cash-fed healthcare system may be ripe for misuse
India

Profiteering from pain? As Centre relaxes opioid laws, country's cash-fed healthcare system may be ripe for misuse

As India flirts with liberalising access to painkillers, government surveys show addiction to prescription opioids is on the rise.

US treasury cracks down on Chinese traffickers of fentanyl; accused used bitcoin to sell opioid behind thousands of overdose deaths
World

US treasury cracks down on Chinese traffickers of fentanyl; accused used bitcoin to sell opioid behind thousands of overdose deaths

The US Treasury took action Wednesday to crack down on Chinese traffickers of deadly fentanyl, sanctioning producer-exporters and warning banks on financial schemes used to distribute the synthetic opioid behind thousands of US overdose deaths

Zydus Cadila launches insomnia drug in US market; company's shares trade 1.48% lower at Rs 232.20
Business

Zydus Cadila launches insomnia drug in US market; company's shares trade 1.48% lower at Rs 232.20

The Gujarat-based Zydus Cadila has more than 270 USFDA approvals and has filed over 360 abbreviated new drug applications (ANDAs), since it commenced filings in 2003-04