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
New details of a notorious drug smuggling gang that was operating in Bahrain have come to light.
Twenty-three men were apprehended last November when an estimated BD2 million ($5.2 million) worth of raw heroin was discovered at an
The drug addiction test being carried out by the Saudi Health Ministry for prospective brides and grooms has been termed as useless by a senior official.
The tests have failed to measure addiction levels and thus determine marriag
More than 11 tonnes of different drugs were seized last year by UAE’s Ministry of Interior.
Colonel Saeed Al Suwaidi, Director General of the Anti-Narcotics Federal Directorate General at the Ministry of Interior, revealed t