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India seeks concession from US for generic drugs export

India accounts for 40% of US generic drug imports, including anti-malarial hydroxychloroquine, touted by Trump in fight against coronavirus

21 Jul 2020 11:42 AM

India lifts restrictions on 24 drug exports amid coronavirus

It had imposed the restrictions last month as the coronavirus outbreak disrupted global supply chains

07 Apr 2020 11:20 AM

India seeks better access to Vietnam pharma market

The Vietnam is learnt to have conveyed that the LoC to be used for purchase of defence equipments is “work in progress”.

13 Feb 2020 5:29 AM

Pharmacies told to display generic drugs

Chemists, however, state that the move would have a small impact given the limited production of generic medicines.

18 Jun 2018 6:27 AM

Govt wants doctors to prescribe generic drugs

At present, about 2,700 Jan Aushadhi 'Kendras' are providing affordable medicines to the people.

31 Oct 2017 9:22 AM


Patients caught in war of generic, branded drugs

Pharmaceutical companies focus their marketing budgets to give incentives to doctors so that they promote their ‘expensive’ branded drugs.

24 Apr 2017 1:10 AM

Generic drugs look good on paper only

Experts aver that the change may be feasible in government-run hospitals but not on an all-India basis.

23 Apr 2017 4:53 AM