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INCB, WHO and UNODC statement on access to internationally controlled medicines during COVID-19 pandemic

INCB, WHO and UNODC statement on access to internationally controlled medicines during COVID-19 pandemic

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INCB, WHO and UNODC statement on access to internationally controlled medicines during COVID-19 pandemic INCB, WHO and UNODC statement on access to internationally controlled medicines during COVID-19 pandemic 14 August 2020 |  WHO Statement Scope (COVID-19 and non-COVID-19 patients affected by the pandemic) The International Narcotics Control Board (INCB), the World Health Organization (WHO) and […]

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NDMA Impurities in Metformin Products

NDMA Impurities in Metformin Products

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NDMA Impurities in Metformin Products FDA publishes a recalled metformin list including details about metformin products that have been recalled. Patients taking recalled ER metformin should continue taking it until a doctor or pharmacist gives them a replacement or a different treatment option. It could be dangerous for patients with type 2 diabetes to stop taking […]

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5  Things You Need to Know About Remdesivir Clinical Trial in Nepal for the Treatment of Covid-19

5 Things You Need to Know About Remdesivir Clinical Trial in Nepal for the Treatment of Covid-19

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5 Things You Need to Know About Remdesivir Clinical Trial in Nepal for the Treatment of Covid-19 A drug being used to treat hospitalized and critically ill coronavirus patients is being tested in Nepal. The drug has been recommended for patients by some doctors in Nepal for some time now and details have been made […]

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Quality of Essential Medicines in Public Health Care Facilities of Nepal, 2019

Quality of Essential Medicines in Public Health Care Facilities of Nepal, 2019

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Quality of Essential Medicines in Public Health Care Facilities of Nepal, 2019 Quality of Essential Medicines in Public Health Care Facilities of Nepal, 2019 Nepal Health Research Council published research report on Quality of Essential Medicines in Public Health Care Facilities of Nepal, 2019 Essential medicines are widely being consumed in various illnesses in health […]

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Teratogenicity Caused by Drugs in Pregnancy

Teratogenicity Caused by Drugs in Pregnancy

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Teratogenicity Caused by Drugs in Pregnancy Teratology is the study of environmentally and medicine induced congenital anomalies or abnormality in developing fetus. Under the teratogenicity various functional abnormalities like- CNS function, death, prenatal onset growth deficiency, specific effects like carcinogenesis and recognizable syndromes, magnitude of risk are included . If any drug which is high […]

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FDA Recalls of Extended Release (ER) Metformin Several Companies 

FDA Recalls of Extended Release (ER) Metformin Several Companies 

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FDA Recalls of Extended Release (ER) Metformin Several Companies    FDA is alerting patients and health care professionals to several voluntary recalls of extended release (ER) metformin by the companies listed below. The companies are recalling metformin due to the possibility the medicines could contain nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) above the acceptable intake limit. Granules Pharmaceuticals – 12 […]

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50 Interesting Medicine Information Every Pharmacist Need to Know

50 Interesting Medicine Information Every Pharmacist Need to Know

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50 Interesting Medicine Information Every Pharmacist Need to Know   The pharmacist should be able to give the information about the medicine to the patient coming to the pharmacy in a simple way so the pharmacist needs to have a lot of information about the medicine. Pharmacy is the science of medicine. In Nepal, the […]

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WHO: access to HIV medicines severely impacted by COVID-19 as AIDS response stalls

WHO: Access to HIV Medicines Severely Impacted by COVID-19 as AIDS Response Stalls

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WHO: access to HIV medicines severely impacted by COVID-19 as AIDS response stalls Countries seek innovative ways to mitigate the impact of disruptions and keep services going The survey follows a modelling exercise convened by WHO and UNAIDS in May which forecasted that a six-month disruption in access to ARVs could lead to a doubling in AIDS-related […]

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GSK Consumer Healthcare Recall Children’s Two Cough Syrup

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GSK Consumer Healthcare Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Children’s Robitussin® Honey Cough and Chest Congestion DM and Children’s Dimetapp® Cold and Cough Due to Dosing Cups Missing Some Graduation Markings Company Announcement GSK Consumer Healthcare is voluntarily recalling to the retail level two lots (listed below) of Children’s Robitussin® Honey Cough and Chest Congestion DM […]

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WHO welcomes preliminary results about dexamethasone use in treating critically ill COVID-19 patients

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WHO welcomes preliminary results about dexamethasone use in treating critically ill COVID-19 patients The World Health Organization (WHO) welcomes the initial clinical trial results from the United Kingdom (UK) that show dexamethasone, a corticosteroid, can be lifesaving for patients who are critically ill with COVID-19. For patients on ventilators, the treatment was shown to reduce […]

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