11/08/2013 - 4:09pm

Drug maker Eisai has launched a new version of a drug used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease, the company said Friday.

11/08/2013 - 4:05pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved six generic versions of a drug used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease, or GERD, the agency said Friday.

11/08/2013 - 2:27pm

When the maker of a branded drug updates the safety information on its product labeling, makers of generic versions of that drug must wait until the Food and Drug Administration approves the new labeling before they can update theirs, but that could soon change under a rule proposed by the FDA.

11/08/2013 - 1:30pm

PharmaSmart's kiosks will be integrated with PDX's Enterprise Pharmacy System, allowing pharmacies with the EPS system to collect data from patients through the kiosks, under a partnership between the two companies announced Friday.

11/08/2013 - 12:53pm

Generic drug maker Amneal Pharmaceuticals will launch its version of a contraceptive product at the beginning of January, the drug maker said.

11/08/2013 - 12:46pm

Salix Pharmaceuticals will buy Santarus for $2.6 billion, the drug makers said.

11/08/2013 - 10:58am

Boehringer Ingelheim SVP managed markets Jeff Huth has been elected by the National Pharmaceutical Council as chairman of the board for 2013-2014, the organization said Friday.

11/07/2013 - 2:09pm

The Touro College and University System has appointed an interim dean for its school of pharmacy, the New York-based school said Thursday.

11/07/2013 - 2:02pm

Sen. David Vitter, R-La., is holding up a vote on a measure that would strengthen regulations on compounding pharmacies in order to alter a provision of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, according to published reports.