Tag: drug

Common weight-loss drug safe for long-term use

New York: A common form of drug for weight-loss used for a short period, may also be safe and effective…

Ensure quality drugs at people at affordable prices, VP exhorts Phama industry

Hyderabad: Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu has stressed the need for providing world class qualitative drugs to the people at…

Anti-mosquito drug can reduce malaria in children: Lancet

New York: A mosquito-killing drug can reduce malaria incidence in young children by 20 per cent, results of trial has…

Drugs racket busted, 1.5 kg seized from five accused

Hyderabad: On a tip-off, sleuths of Malkajgiri Zone, accompanied by Saroornagar Police apprehended five persons, who were indulging in illegal…

HC quashes Centre’s ban on Lupin’s anti-diabetic drug

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday set aside a Central government notification restricting manufacture, sale and distribution of…

Drug combination may treat advanced kidney cancer

Washington: An investigator from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute now says that a combination of two drugs - one of them an…

Researchers develop drug to rejuvenate muscle cells

Washington: A new study now sees researchers from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston developing a promising drug…

New TB drug may shorten treatment duration: Study

New York: A new experimental antibiotic for tuberculosis (TB) has been shown to be more effective against TB than Isoniazid,…

West Bengal: 468 gms of contraband drugs seized

South Dinajpur: The BSF and Narcotics Control Bureau has seized 468 grams of a contraband drug from here. The seizure…

Hens that lay human proteins in eggs may help in future drug production

Washington: Chickens that have been genetically modified to produce human proteins in eggs can offer a cost-effective method of producing…

China announces death sentence for Canadian drug trafficker amid Huawei row

Beijing: A Chinese court here on Monday announced death sentence for a Canadian man who was earlier convicted under charges…

Breast cancer drug linked to brain malfunction

Toronto: A breast cancer drug reveals side-effects, including mood disturbances and memory issues, that impact the brain function in both…

Here’s why women reject preventive drugs for breast cancer

Washington: According to a recent study, only some women who are at higher risk of developing breast cancer think they…

New drug offers hope for diabetes-related blindness

Sydney: In a major breakthrough, Australian scientists have developed a new drug that offers treatment for people suffering from diabetic…

Artificial intelligence boosts drug delivery to eradicate malaria

Taipei: Using the next generation Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based tools, a team of researchers has developed a new end-to-end drug discovery…

Major traumatic injury can increase suicide risk

Washington: Findings of a recent study suggest that a major traumatic injury - such as car crashes and falls -…

Major traumatic injury can increase suicide risk

Washington: Findings of a recent study suggest that a major traumatic injury - such as car crashes and falls -…

Rising drug addiction in Himachal matter of concern: Governor

Rampur: Himachal Pradesh Governor Acharya Devvrat on Sunday expressed concern over the rise in drug addiction, particularly among the youth…

Preliminary tests of Alzheimer’s drug show promising results

Los Angeles: Preliminary tests of a newly-found drug for Alzheimer's show promising results, a University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA),…

This drug could sustain oxygen-starved hearts

Washington: Running low on oxygen is a major danger for body tissues, but the heart is particularly sensitive to such…