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PM orders action against people behind hike in medicine prices

04 April, 2019 5:09 pm 5:09 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan has ordered to take immediate action against the people behind hike in the prices of medicine on Wednesday. According to the details garnered, the prime minister directed to bring the prices of medicine to the previous position within 72 hours. Meanwhile, Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman … Read More

Aurobindo Pharma to recall 80 lots of blood pressure medicine valsartan in ...

01 January, 2019 10:30 am 10:30 am

(Reuters) – A US unit of Indian generic drugmaker Aurobindo Pharma Ltd will recall 80 lots of medicines containing blood pressure drug valsartan that were found to have a probable cancer-causing impurity, according to the US Food and Drug Administration. The impurity N-Nitrosodiethylamine (NDEA) was detected in quantities above the acceptable limit in certain tablets … Read More

ICU stay can lead to depression

11 November, 2018 11:19 am 11:19 am

LONDON (Reuters ) – Patients who are treated in an intensive care unit (ICU) and survive are at increased risk of depression, a new study suggests. And depression in ICU survivors was linked with a higher risk of death in the next two years, researchers found. More than half of former ICU patients reported symptoms … Read More

Phone apps help heart patients remember meds

09 September, 2018 9:47 am 9:47 am

CANBERRA (Reuters ) – Smartphone apps that remind heart patients to take their pills could help them stick to prescribed regimens, an Australian study suggests. Heart patients often take up to four medications a day, three times a day, and that can be overwhelming, said Dr. Karla Santo. “Our results are really encouraging, especially because … Read More