Yes Subhashish,

It is not legal they using wikipedia logo (They are also using wikimedia
projects style of domain name).


-RK




On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 11:02 AM, Subhashish Panigrahi <
psubhash...@gmail.com> wrote:

> It is not a WMF project, and it's a copyrighted site also.
>
> Subha
>
>
> On 22 November 2011 10:50, Vaishak Kallore <vaikoov...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> What about the wikidrugs.org? It uses the wikipedia logo too...
>>
>>
>> On Mon, Nov 21, 2011 at 10:33 PM, Vickram Crishna <
>> vvcris...@radiophony.com> wrote:
>>
>>> I am not familiar with the online availability of pharmaceutical
>>> information of drugs made in India. Do websites of manufacturers not list
>>> the drugs they make? Is there any issue with citing the manufacturer's list
>>> of drugs?
>>>
>>> What about online pharmacopeia? Do Indian associations not list the
>>> drugs made in India? It seems to me this is a very basic requirement, the
>>> lack of which (if correct) can be addressed by an RTI to the Ministry of
>>> Health, possible bringing about a solution within months.
>>>
>>> A very similar action could happen with indigenous pharmacopeia, but
>>> there may be genuine difficulty with an authoritative source for the
>>> medicines/manufacturers/vendors/formulations, as the regulations for these
>>> may not be of the same order. Again, there is no logical reason why this
>>> situation should be permitted or encouraged to continue - it is in our own
>>> interest to see it improve. Oral citations may be the way forward.
>>>
>>> 2011/11/22 ViswaPrabha (വിശ്വപ്രഭ) <viswapra...@gmail.com>
>>>
>>> User: Netha Hussain +1
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On Mon, Nov 21, 2011 at 23:42, Netha Hussain <nethahuss...@gmail.com>wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Hi all,
>>>>>
>>>>> I am a 3rd year student of medicine from Kerala.Though I work on
>>>>> ml.wikipedia, I have recently started editing pharmacology-related
>>>>> articles on en.wikipedia. I have noticed the same insufficiency you
>>>>> mentioned. On Wikipedia, we do have articles covering various drugs
>>>>> their actions and side effects, but most often they are not useful to
>>>>> the public as these articles do not contain the proprietary(trade)
>>>>> names of the drugs.
>>>>>  Most of the trade names listed in Wikipedia are those from the US or
>>>>> UK. Presently, the state of things in en.wikipedia is such  that if
>>>>> an Indian trade name is added to the  Wikipedia page of a drug, it
>>>>> gets deleted soon because of notability reasons. People often search
>>>>> for the trade names on Wikipedia as they do not know the generic names
>>>>> of the same. The end result is that those looking for information
>>>>> about a particular drug on google end up reaching sites other than
>>>>> Wikipedia.
>>>>>
>>>>> Projects of this kind are something I am looking forward to. Though I
>>>>> am still a student, I would like to get invloved in this project(or
>>>>> similar projects) if ever we plan to launch it.
>>>>>
>>>>> Regards
>>>>> User: Netha Hussain
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> On 11/20/11, RadhaKrishna Arvapally <radhakrishna.arvapa...@gmail.com>
>>>>> wrote:
>>>>> > Hi,
>>>>> >
>>>>> >
>>>>> > Some time back I was looking for some drug information (which was in
>>>>> my
>>>>> > doctor's prescription).
>>>>> > Then I was thinking why that information was not there in wikipedia.
>>>>> > I found few wonderful sites which gives that kind of information.
>>>>> >
>>>>> > http://www.mims.com/index.aspx?Ctry=IN
>>>>> > http://www.nlm.nih.gov/
>>>>> > http://www.webmd.com
>>>>> >
>>>>> > I searched on google for information on a drug prescribed by my
>>>>> doctor.
>>>>> > collected lots of info from various sources and added to wikipedia.
>>>>> And I
>>>>> > was hoping I can add few more drugs when ever I visit a doctor.
>>>>> later my
>>>>> > article was deleted quoting advertising of my own product.
>>>>> >
>>>>> > I was thinking some kind of wikiDrug would help in understanding
>>>>> > composition, use, side effects of each drug.
>>>>> > Incubation of such project would be helpful.
>>>>> >
>>>>> > I found the following website which use wikipedia's logo too. I am
>>>>> sure
>>>>> > this is nothing to do with wikimedia foundation project. (see the
>>>>> copyright
>>>>> > in the bottom)
>>>>> > http://wikidrugs.org/
>>>>> >
>>>>> > It is imitation of wikipedia.
>>>>> >
>>>>> > --
>>>>> > Thanks & Regards,
>>>>> > A.Radha Krishna
>>>>> > http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Arkrishna
>>>>> >
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> --
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>>>>> swethaambari.wordpress.com*
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