07/30/2014 - 10:58am

Perrigo on Wednesday announced that it has filed an abbreviated new drug application with the Food and Drug Administration for desoximetasone topical spray 0.25%. The company also has notified Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., the owner of the reference listed drug, of the filing.

07/29/2014 - 1:31pm

The use of FDA drug safety programs to prevent generic competition is costing the American health care system and patients $5.4 billion in annual pharmaceutical spending.

07/29/2014 - 1:14pm

The Food and Drug Administration may have more generic drug applications than it does personnel to process them, according to a Wall Street Journal report published Tuesday.

07/29/2014 - 11:13am

A bipartisan bill that calls for a collaborative, coordinated approach to curbing prescription drug abuse and safeguarding patients is headed to the U.S. House for a vote.

07/29/2014 - 10:29am

Legislation that would speed up and streamline the Food and Drug Administration’s approval process for new sunscreen ingredients passed the House on Monday, according to published reports.

07/28/2014 - 12:58pm

The Food and Drug Administration on Monday expanded the approved use of Imbruvica (ibrutinib) to treat patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia who carry a deletion in chromosome 17.

07/28/2014 - 12:46pm

The Food and Drug Administration has accepted a license application by Sandoz, Novartis' generics company, for a potential generic biologic drug, the company announced Monday.

07/25/2014 - 12:25pm

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy  and the Specialty Pharmacy Association of America announced the merger of the two organizations, creating the largest professional and trade association focused on the unique needs in specialty pharmacy. 



07/24/2014 - 12:56pm

The Consumer Healthcare Products Association celebrated the first International Self-Care Day event in the United States.