Health authorities have tightened controls on the sale of prescription drugs at Bahrain's main hospital.
The new measures come after scores of patients have been caught taking drugs at higher dosages than prescribed to them or medic
The US Food and Drug Administration said on Thursday it has become aware of products being sold online that fraudulently claim to prevent or treat Ebola.
The FDA's warning comes on the heels of comments by Nigeria's top he
Seventy attempts to smuggle drugs through Bahrain International Airport were foiled last year.
Police also confiscated four drug consignments at the premises of a major cargo company, Bahrain International Airport Customs director Nasse
Drugs used to treat skin conditions and sexually transmitted diseases will be included in a nationwide scheme to reduce prices of medicines in Bahrain.
The third phase of the initiative, which is part of a GCC
Bahrain's Interior Ministry has reported 308 drug-related cases over the first four months of the year.
According to figures released by the Anti-Narcotics Directorate, 375 people have been involved in thes
Oman’s Ministry of Health is set to introduce measures to reduce the prices of drugs for consumers in the Sultanate, which has recorded the highest pharmaceutical drug prices in the GCC region, said a report.
American biotechnology company Gilead Sciences, facing mounting criticism over the high price of its new hepatitis C pill Sovaldi, has offered to supply the medicine to Egypt at a 99 per cent discount to the US price.
While the dr
Some US doctors are becoming concerned about the quality of generic drugs supplied by Indian manufacturers following a flurry of recalls and import bans by the Food and Drug Administration.
India supplies about 40 percent of gener