10/11/2011 - 1:44pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved Mylan’s promethazine hydrochloride tablets, a generic drug for treating allergies, in the 12.5-mg, 25-mg and 50-mg strengths.

10/11/2011 - 1:44pm

Drug makers have 901 biotech drugs under development for more than 100 diseases ranging from cancers and infectious diseases to autoimmune disorders and cardiovascular diseases, the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America said.


10/11/2011 - 1:44pm

A lot has been happening at Swiss drug maker Novartis in the realm of vaccines.


10/11/2011 - 1:38pm

Indian generic drug maker Lupin has launched an authorized generic version of a birth control pill made by Warner Chilcott, according to published reports.

10/11/2011 - 1:18pm

Unilever on Monday announced a makeover for its Slim-Fast brand with the introduction of new, convenient on-the-go bottles.

10/11/2011 - 1:06pm

Kimberly-Clark is making toilet paper covers fashionable with new Cottonelle toilet paper roll covers.

10/11/2011 - 1:04pm

Danish drug maker Novo Nordisk has launched a five-
volume series of e-books designed to help patients work with their healthcare providers to better manage their diabetes.


10/11/2011 - 1:04pm

The recent film “Contagion” depicts the world descending to chaos due to the spread of an extremely deadly virus. But in reality, one of the most serious epidemics doesn’t come from an infectious agent but from people’s life choices.


10/11/2011 - 12:29pm

Redbox remains the dominant player in kiosk DVD rentals with an average of 55 million rentals monthly in second quarter 2011.