04/19/2012 - 11:56am

A trade organization representing generic drug manufacturers announced Thursday its latest solution to the problem of drug shortages.

04/19/2012 - 11:13am

In anticipation of its 2012 Legislative Conference next month, the National Community Pharmacists Association unveiled its lineup of congressional speakers who will discuss pressing healthcare and pharmacy issues with pharmacists.

04/17/2012 - 12:21pm

Two weeks before the Food and Drug Administration met on expanding the switch paradigm, attendees of the Consumer Healthcare Products Association’s Annual Executive Conference discussed how over-the-counter medicines can help shape health care as part of a panel featuring Joe Magnacca, Walgreens president of daily living products and solutions.

04/16/2012 - 2:09pm

Children under the age of 10 years old may be especially susceptible to a new strain of influenza, according to an article published Friday in the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's "Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report."

04/16/2012 - 12:05pm

The Food and Drug Administration is requesting additional data from two drug makers for a treatment for immune system disorders.

04/13/2012 - 5:49pm

Health is about to be made a lot less expensive as the agency explores ways to expand which therapy categories can be made self-selection- and self-care-friendly through communication or diagnostic technology in conjunction with a consultation with a retail healthcare professional. 


04/13/2012 - 5:49pm

Get set for another decade of explosive growth throughout the over-the-counter category with the familiar switch as a catalyst. 


04/13/2012 - 11:48am

The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America announced Friday the appointment of Eli Lilly chairman, president and CEO John Lechleiter as PhRMA chairman at its annual meeting.

04/13/2012 - 11:26am

Drug companies invested nearly $50 billion in research and development in 2011, according to a new report by a drug industry trade group.