The state Senate of Pennsylvania will vote on a bill to curb misuse of prescription drugs, according to published reports.
A top executive of generic drug maker Hospira spoke in favor of giving biosimilar drugs the same generic names as the branded biologics they're based on.
Biotech drug maker Amgen has acquired from Roche the rights to drugs used to boost the immune systems of cancer patients on chemotherapy in 100 markets.
Nearly 1-in-50 people in the United States are at risk of severe allergic reactions, according to a new study announced Monday by the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America.
Fruth Pharmacy has donated $24,000 in scholarships for pharmacy students to Marshall University, the university said.
The Food and Drug Administration is offering more than $14 million in grants for the development of products for patients with rare diseases, the agency said.
The president of Indiana's Manchester University will retire next summer and has named the university's pharmacy dean as her successor.
The Food and Drug Administration has approved a pain drug made by Iroko Pharmaceuticals, Iroko said.
The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug made by Actelion Pharmaceuticals for treating pulmonary arterial hypertension.
The overall prevalence of obesity among adults remained unchanged between 2009 and 2012, according to new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.