Zydus Cadila gets USFDA nod for potassium chloride tablets

Pharmaceutical manufacturer Zydus Cadila said it received final approval from the US Food and Drug Administration for the sales of Potassium Chloride extended-release tablets for the treatment of various diseases such as prolonged diarrhoea and vomiting, hormone problems such as hyperaldosteronism and diuresis. The tablet,...

SBI starts ‘doorstep banking’ for senior citizens

India’s largest commercial bank, State Bank of India (SBI), launched ‘doorstep banking’ for senior citizens, the differently-abled and infirm customers, including those with visual-impairment. Under this facility, doorstep services will be made available to fully KYC-compliant customer holders with a valid mobile number registered with...

Laurus Labs gets USFDA nod for malaria drug

Pharmaceutical manufacturer Laurus labs said it received final approval from the US Food and Drug Administration to launch a generic equivalent of Concordia Pharmaceuticals’ malaria drug Plaquenil. Hydroxychloroquine is also used for treating diseases like rheumatoid arthritis and lupus and is sold under the brand...