Sunday, October 25, 2020

Lupin launches generic cholesterol-lowering drug in US

Indian multinational pharmaceutical company Lupin has launched a generic cholesterol-lowering tablets in the US market. The company has launched Atorvastatin Calcium tablets in the strengths...

US backs Roche’s Covid-19-flu differentiation test

Swiss pharmaceuticals giant Roche said Friday (September 4)it had received the green light in the United States for emergency use of a diagnostic test...

Novartis profits climb despite Covid-19 sales swings

Swiss pharma giant Novartis reported Tuesday (July 21) higher profits in the first half of the year despite the coronavirus pandemic causing swings in sales. During the...

‘Cash is king’ in a crisis

Accountants tell us that turnover is vanity, profit is sanity, but cash is king. This is so true in a crisis and even more so...

Novartis, US drug regulator agree to malaria drug trial to fight Covid-19

Novartis has won the go-ahead from the US Food and Drug Administration to conduct a randomized trial of malaria drug hydroxychloroquine against Covid-19 disease, the...

Boots partners with LIVI to strengthen its digital pharmacy services

Boots UK on Thursday (16) announced a new partnership with digital healthcare provider LIVI to strengthen its digital pharmacy services. The existing Boots UK and LIVI...

Officials urged to treat all frontline clinicians equally

By Simon Dukes Chief Executive Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee FOR me, the genuine privilege of being the negotiator for community pharmacy in England is meeting and talking...

India might produce Covid-19 vaccine for the world: Cipla Boss

By Amit Roy INDIAN businessman Yusuf Hamied believes that a vaccine for coronavirus will be tested on humans in six months, and when it does...

Michelle Riddalls is PAGB’s new chief executive

The consumer healthcare association PAGB has appointed Michelle Riddalls as its new chief executive. Riddalls succeeds John Smith, who has led Proprietary Association of Great...

Clenil Modulite 100mcg may run out of stock

Pharmaceutical giant Chiesi today said its Clenil Modulite 100 microgram pressurised metered dose inhalers are expected to face intermittent supply problems over the next...