The Pharmacovigilance Risk Assessment Committee (PRAC) of EMA has concluded that the benefits of ifosfamide solutions for infusion continue to outweigh their risks in the treatment of different types of cancers, including various solid tumours and blood cancers such as lymphomas.
In a study funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), researchers tested a novel combination treatment approach on mice with tumours with characteristics similar to human astrocytomas — a type of slow-growing glioma—and found tumour regression in 60 percent of the mice treated.
Cyanobacteria are promising but still unexplored natural resources offering a wealth of chemicals for the discovery of pharmaceutical compounds and new drugs.
The US FDA has requested manufacturers withdraw all prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) ranitidine drugs from the market immediately.
A novel tetravalent dengue vaccine candidate developed by Takeda is found demonstrating similar degrees of protection in individuals who had and had not been previously infected with dengue.
Entacapone, the commonly used medication for Parkinson’s disease is not associated with increased risk of prostate cancer, said USFDA, confirming…
The Union government has mooted a proposal to make it mandatory for all generic medicine manufacturers to print the generic names of drugs on the labels larger than the brand or trade names.