All news articles for November 2014

Gabapentin capsules were distributed with no contents (Picture: Bill Brooks)

Aurobindo recalls empty epilepsy capsules

By Fiona Barry

Aurobindo Pharma has recalled one lot of Gabapentin for the treatment of epilepsy and postherpetic neuralgia (pain after shingles), after it was found to contain empty capsules.

Chinese excipient market set to more than double by 2017

Chinese excipient market set to more than double by 2017

By Zachary Brennan

With more than 90 excipient manufacturers in China dedicated to the pharma industry, the country expects its output of excipients to more than double to about $8.9bn (€7.1bn), according to a new report.