Medicine

Eskayef introduces new coronavirus drug to the market

Eskayef, one of the leading pharmaceutical companies of the country, is introducing yet another drug to the market, for the treatment of coronavirus. This combination drug, Paxovir, has been given ...

Eskayef is introducing a new drug to the market for the treatment of coronavirus. This combination drug, Paxovir, was given approval for emergency use, by the Directorate General of Drug Administration

Interview: Dr. Tahmeed Ahmed

'Promising scientists should be nurtured'

In the coming years icddr,b will place emphasis on working with non communicable diseases (NCD). Efforts will be made to gain a deep understanding of NCD, says Tahmeed Ahmed

'Promising scientists should be nurtured'

Death toll of Sudan anti-coup protests rises to 40: medics

The death toll in Sudan from anti-coup protests since last month's military takeover has risen to at least 40, medics said Saturday after a teenager shot in the head days earlier died

Death toll of Sudan anti-coup protests rises to 40: medics

How antibiotics made superbugs

Antibiotic resistance is a natural phenomenon but humans have quickened the process through the widespread use and overuse of the powerful medicines

How antibiotics made superbugs

Molnupiravir to be a game changer: Physicians

The country’s top physicians have termed molnupiravir a 'game changer' as it will fulfill the need of the medicine that physicians were waiting for to treat of the highly contagious disease, ...

Molnupiravir to be a game changer: Physicians

Eskayef starts marketing molnupiravir

Eskayef, one of the top pharmaceutical companies of the country, has brought molnupiravir to the Bangladesh market. This is the first approved drug for treatment of coronavirus across the world.

Eskayef starts marketing molnupiravir

US panel backtracks on daily aspirin advice

Aspirin, used for decades for pain and fever and available without a prescription, was seen as a convenient and cheap option to help those at risk of serious heart problems

In this file photo taken on 12 July 2021 a Lebanese volunteer of the "We Are By Your Side" initiative handles a box of low dose Aspirin (acetylsalicylic acid) medication in the village of Mazraat el-Dahr in Mount Lebanon province, south of the capital, where medications are obtained from nationals arriving from abroad and stored to be distributed to those who need them free of charge

US scientists David Julius and Ardem Patapoutian win Nobel Medicine Prize

US scientists David Julius and Ardem Patapoutian on Monday won the Nobel Medicine Prize for discoveries on receptors for temperature and touch, the jury said

screen displaying the winners of the 2021 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine David Julius (L) and Ardem Patapoutian, during a press conference at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden, on 4 October, 2021

Medi Express promises to deliver medicines in just 90 minutes

To get the home delivery of medicines, patients need to upload their prescription into the Digital Hospital App or call 08 000 111 000 for consultation with experienced physicians

Medi Express promises to deliver medicines in just 90 minutes

Beximco Pharma acquires 54.6pc stake in Sanofi Bangladesh

The country’s leading manufacturer and exporter of medicine Beximco Pharmaceuticals has acquired a 54.6 per cent stake in Sanofi Bangladesh

Beximco Pharma acquires 54.6pc stake in Sanofi Bangladesh
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