Friday, January 21, 2022

Amphotericin B

Black Fungus cases in Andhra Pradesh rises to 3,364

Of the total cases reported, only 1,418 were now active after 1,635 patients had recovered.

Three held in Hyderabad for illegally selling Amphotericin B

The arrested were identified as K Kranthi Kumar (35), a medical shop owner from Kukatpally, N Venkat Dinesh (28), a medicine supplier from Vivekananda Colony in Kukatpally and Srinivas (50), a pharmacy owner from Balanagar.

Black fungus: 1,06,300 vials of Amphotericin-B allocated to states, UTs

DV Sadananda Gowda said that a total of 53,000 vials of Conventional Amphotericin B have also been allocated to all the states, UTs and Central Institutions today.

Five held for selling Amphotericin B injections illegally in Hyderabad

Due to the demand of the Amphotericin injection used during treatment of black fungus, the gang procured it and planned to sell it at a higher price to relatives of patients

GST Council cuts tax on COVID-19 medicines, equipment

Tax on medical grade oxygen, oxygen concentrators, ventilators, BiPAP machines and high flow nasal cannula (HFNC) devices has been cut to 5 per cent from 12 per cent.

Why only formalities and not treatment of black fungus: Rahul

Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday in a tweet said, "Government should clarify about the situation of black fungus epidemic, what is being done for the shortage of Amphotericin B."

Rachakonda police nab two men for black marketing Amphotericin

The arrested were identified as B Balu (38), a reporter from a vernacular news channel from Madhura Nagar in Yousufguda and B Yoganand (40), a marketing executive

IIT-Hyderabad researchers develop oral solution for Black Fungus

Researchers are confident that the technology can be transferred to suitable pharma partners for mass production

Black fungus cases continue to rise in Telangana

According to authorities, till May 27, there were 744 patients undergoing treatment at government and private hospitals across State

India reports 11,717 mucormycosis cases, more Amphotericin vials allocated

Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilizers D.V Sadananda Gowda announced that the additional 29,250 vials of Amphotericin-B were allocated to all states and the UTs

Centre allocates additional 19,420 vials of Amphotericin-B to States, UTs

The central government has made it mandatory for states to report both suspected and confirmed cases of mucormycosis to the Integrated Disease Surveillance Programme (IDSP).

350 black fungus cases in Telangana

890 Amphotericin vials released; these are in addition to earlier quota of 1,050

TS has 350 Mucormycosis patients; 890 vials of Amphotericin allocated

These are apart from 1,050 vials allotted earlier by the Union Health Ministry.

Telangana: Drug shortage hits ‘black fungus’ fight

Centre allots just 1,050 vials of Amphotericin-B for TS even as cases rise rapidly

Delhi govt to set up dedicated centres for treatment of black fungus cases

The drugs used in the treatment of the fungal infection will be arranged in enough quantity and awareness will be created among people for prevention against the disease, he said.

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