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Daiichi’s Puzzled Journey

In the largest bulk deal on Dalal Street, Japanese pharmaceuticals giant Daiichi Sankyo sold its entire stake in Sun Pharmaceutical Industries for $3.2 billion (about Rs 20,000 crore). 695 more words


CS 3150, angiotensin II receptor antagonist, for the treatment or prevention of such hypertension and heart disease

CS-3150,  (XL550)

CS 3150, angiotensin II receptor antagonist,  for the treatment or prevention of such hypertension and heart disease similar to olmesartan , losartan, candesartan , valsartan,  irbesartan,  telmisartan, eprosartan, 5,060 more words

Daiichi Sankyo receives FDA approval for anti-clotting drug Savaysa , EDOXABAN

Edoxaban, DU-176b

Edoxaban (DU-176b, trade names Savaysa, Lixiana) is an anticoagulant drug which acts as a direct factor Xa inhibitor. It was developed by… 4,815 more words

FDA 2015

FDA Advisory Panel Gives Tepid Support To New Daiichi Sankyo Drug

On Thursday the FDA’s Cardiovascular and Renal Drugs Advisory Committee voted 9-1 in favor of approval for Daiichi Sankyo’s edoxaban(Savaysa), but the outcome will likely result in a drug that will be on the market but that few physicians will prescribe until further studies are performed. 9 more words

Policy & Ethics

Billionaire Dilip Shanghvi Inks $4 Billion Deal With Daiichi Sankyo To Buy Rival Ranbaxy

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries makes mega acquisition to forge its position as world’s 5th largest generics firm

Did US Attorney's Subpoenas Push Daiichi Sankyo to Finally Dump Ranbaxy?

Japan’s Daiichi Sankyo is selling off troubled India-based drug maker Ranbaxy, and recent moves by the New Jersey U.S. Attorney’s Office may have helped tipped the move. 131 more words

Daiichi Sankyo's Ranbaxy sell-off highlights the pitfalls of making drugs in India

Nearly six years after taking a controlling stake in India’s Ranbaxy Laboratories, Japanese pharmaceutical company Daiichi Sankyo has thrown in the towel, selling its stake to Sun Pharmaceuticals for $3.2 billion in stock. 404 more words