United Nations, Feb 2 (Prensa Latina) Sub-Saharan Africa records 267,000 deaths each year due to counterfeit or substandard anti-malarial drugs, according to a new report by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC).
Havana, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuban representatives on Wednesday expressed gratitude for the donation of medicines and medical supplies from the Chilean Government, due to the recent large-scale fire at the Supertanker Base in the Matanzas industrial zone.
Geneva, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) The World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday urged to take actions to protect children from over-the-counter cough syrups with confirmed or suspected contamination with high levels of diethylene glycol (DEG) and ethylene glycol (EG).
Havana, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) Eduardo Martinez, the Biotechnological and Pharmaceutical Industries of Cuba (BioCubaFarma) President, announced on Wednesday the resumption of Fluticasone and Salbutamol production.
Washington, Dec 27 (Prensa Latina) Several U.S. pharmacies including CVS and Walgreens on Tuesday limited purchases of children´s pain relievers due to shortage of Children´s Tylenol and other medications amid a tripledemic of Covid-19, flu and RSV cases nationwide.
Buenos Aires, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) Argentina will send its first batch of 2.7 tons of medical supplies to Cuba as solidarity support following death-dealing fire at the Matanzas oil terminal, Argentine Foreign Minister Santiago Cafiero reported Sunday.
Havana, May 30 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Biotechnological and Pharmaceutical Industries Group (BioCubaFarma) is advancing today a strategy aimed at the production of 525 medicines in the midst of the limitations imposed by the U.S. economic blockade.
Pyongyang, May 16 (Prensa Latina) The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) ordered the stable supply of medicines after 50 people died from a fever of unknown cause, which since April developed 1.2 million citizens, media reported.