Pharma Newsletter – August 21 to August 25, 2017

This week, “India has granted US pharmaceutical company Pfizer Inc. a patent for its pneumonia vaccine Prevnar 13, a drug that is used for prevention of pneumonia”.

Aug 26, 2017 12:08 IST India Infoline News Service

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Medical devices policy must encourage local mfg
 
Medical devices industry, on Thursday, asked the government to facilitate local development and manufacturing of such equipment under the proposed National Medical Device Policy (NMDP), reported a national news agency. Read more
 
Pfizer wins Indian patent for pneumonia vaccine
 
India has granted US pharmaceutical company Pfizer Inc. a patent for its pneumonia vaccine Prevnar 13, a drug that is used for prevention of pneumonia. Read more
 
Lupin recalls Mibelas Tablet in US market
 
Pharmaceutical giant, Lupin announced that it has voluntarily recalled a lot of Mibelas 24 Fe Tablets from the US market through it’s the US subsidiary Lupin Pharmaceuticals Inc. as the tablets were ‘out of sequence’, reported a national news agency. Read more
 
Zydus receives final approval from USFDA for Candesartan Cilexetil Tablets
 
Zydus Cadila has received the final approval from the USFDA to market Candesartan Cilexetil Tablets USP 4 mg, 8 mg, 16 mg and 32 mg.Read more

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