Some drugs banned in other countries allowed in India: Govt
Some drugs, which are banned in other countries, have been allowed to be sold in India subject to certain provisions, the Lok Sabha was informed on Friday.

Minister of state for health Faggan Singh Kulaste in a written reply said the permitted drugs were nimesulide, analgin and pioglitazone.

“Safety and efficacy issues relating to certain drugs, which have been banned in some countries, have been examined and some of these have been allowed for continued marketing subject to stipulated conditions or restrictions....