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  • Wednesday, February, 2020| Today's Market | Current Time: 09:16:28
  • No sanitation costs India 24000 crore rupee a year

    Inadequate sanitation causes India considerable economic losses, equivalent to 6.4 percent of India’s GDP in 2006 at US$53.8 billion ( about 24000 crore rupee) , according to The Economic Impacts of Inadequate Sanitation in India, a new report from the Water and Sanitation Program (WSP), a global partnership administered by the World Bank. The study […]

    Glenmark gets USFDA nod for anti-hypertension drug

    Drug firm Glenmark has said it has got approval from UShealth regulator for its generic Felodipine tablets, an anti-hypertensive drug, in the American market. Glenmark Generics Inc, the company’s US-based arm has received final approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) for Felodipine extended-release tablets, Glenmark Pharmaceuticals said in a statement on Monday. The […]

    The ovulation calculator

    Ovulation calendar is important for women who wish to plan or want to avoid pregnancy Ovulation occurs only one day in the menstrual cycle of a woman. Menstruation occurs 2 weeks after ovulation. However ovulation time from the start of the menstrual cycle can vary. This ovulation calculator/ ovulation calendar helps to predict the exact […]

    Mom’s voice ‘plays vital role in activating child’s brain’

    A mom’s voice plays vital role in activating her newborn child’s brain responsible for language learning, says a new study. Researchers from University ofMontreal and Sainte- Justine University Hospital Research Centre claim to have made the discovery after performing electrical recordings on the infants within the 24 hours following their birth. The brain signals also revealed that while the […]

    Merck KGaA and sanofi-aventis Sign Agreement

    Germany : Merck Serono, a division of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, announced today that Merck, has signed a worldwide research and development agreement with sanofi-aventis U.S. Inc., under which Merck Serono and sanofi-aventis U.S. Inc. will collaboratively investigate novel experimental combinations of agents that could block specific pathways in cancer cells. This collaboration could deliver […]

    China’s per Capita Antibiotics in-Take 10 Times Global Average

    China’s per capita consumption of antibiotics was 10 times the global average, said an official with the State Food and Drug Administration (SFDA) Thursday. Wu Zhen, deputy head of the SFDA, made the remarks when attending a conference in Haikou City, capital of the southern Hainan Province. Wu said China produced 210,000 tonnes of antibiotics […]

    DSM Nutritional Products Introduces Fabuless in Mumbai

    Mumbai : DSM Nutritional Products, the global Life company headquartered in Switzerland today officially introduced Fabuless in Mumbai, with Jörgen Quick, Marketing Manager, Weight Management, DSM Nutritional Products. The program included the introduction of the company and the ingredient, Fabuless with its unique role in weight management that helps “one to eat less”. With the […]

    Sexual Enhancement Capsules Have Dangerous Ingredient: FDA

    Supposedly “herbal and all natural” sexual enhancement tablets “Man Up Now” were found to contain sulfoaildenafil, a chemical similar to sildenafil (found in Viagra) and can bring blood pressure down in a dangerous way, the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) announced. The FDA is telling people to avoid Man Up Now capsules – if you […]

    Unichem Laboratories Ltd to Secure their Brands Against Counterfeiting

    Mumbai : Unichem and PharmaSecure today announced that Unichem has purchased 70 million of PharmaSecure’s codes to be applied for use in protecting its brand and consumers against counterfeiting and diversion. The unique identifier codes will be applied to several of Unichem’s leading medicines, including Trika for the treatment of anxiety and Losar for the […]

    Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit unveils Novalis Tx at Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals

    New Delhi:  Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals today launched Novalis Tx – a major advancement treating cancer. The technology was unveiled by the Delhi Chief Minister, Smt. Sheila Dikshit, in the presence of Dr Prathap C Reddy, Chairman, Apollo Hospitals Group. Novalis Tx is one of the most advanced, effective methods of radiotherapy and radio surgery. In […]