03/15/2013 - 12:42pm

Hostess Brands on Thursday announced that the stalking horse bid submitted by McKee Foods for the Drake's snack cake brand will be presented for approval to the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, as no other qualified bids were received for those assets.

03/15/2013 - 9:58am

The National Community Pharmacists Association endorsed H.R. 1188, legislation introduced by U.S. Reps. Tom Marino, R-Pa., and Judy Chu, D-Calif., that would allow independent community pharmacies to collectively negotiate.

03/15/2013 - 9:29am

U.S. Senators Pat Roberts, R-Kan., and Kay Hagan, D-N.C., introduced legislation written to lower healthcare costs by helping more seniors better manage their prescriptions.

03/14/2013 - 3:46pm

The director of the Food and Drug Administration's Office of Generic Drugs is stepping down, according to published reports.

03/14/2013 - 2:44pm

A plan to significantly reduce generic drug prices in Alberta has drawn criticism from pharmacists in the Canadian province.

03/14/2013 - 2:10pm

Mylan has settled a patent-infringement lawsuit filed by Shionogi over its generic version of a drug for diabetes, Mylan said.

03/14/2013 - 11:53am

The Food and Drug Administration will decide in late August whether to approve an experimental opioid painkiller made by QRxPharma, the drug maker said Thursday.

03/14/2013 - 11:42am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug for obsessive compulsive disorder made by Par Pharmaceutical Cos., the drug maker said Thursday.

03/14/2013 - 11:01am

Amid a tide of automatic spending cuts resulting from the failure of Congress and the White House to agree on a budget, the generic drug lobby has offered some suggestions to generate savings.