Pfizer(up 0.94 per cent), Divis Laboratories(up 0.43 per cent), Abbott India(up 0.39 per cent) and Cipla(up 0.18 per cent) were among the top gainers.
Granules India(down 2.06 per cent), Strides Pharma Science(down 1.65 per cent), Ipca Laboratories(down 1.59 per cent), Laurus(down 1.28 per cent) and Lupin(down 1.17 per cent) were the top losers on the index.
The Nifty Pharma index was down 0.31 per cent at 14340.25 at the time of writing this report.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was up 13.0 points at 18431.75, while the BSE Sensex was up 69.44 points at 61785.49.
Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 22 were trading in the green, while 28 were in the red.
Shares of Vodafone Idea, Tata Power, YES Bank, PNB and Trident Ltd were among the most traded shares on the NSE.
Shares of Arihant Found, Transport Corp, Paras Defence and Space Technologies Ltd., Oriental Hotels and Bombay Metrics Supply Chain Ltd. hit their fresh 52-week highs in today’s trade, while Airo Lam, Quadpro ITeS Ltd., Marine Electricals, Suvidhaa Infoserve Ltd. and Strides Shasun hit fresh 52-week lows in trade.