08/08/2012 - 10:16am

Drug makers Teva Pharmaceutical Industries and Active Biotech will start a third late-stage clinical trial of an experimental drug for treating multiple sclerosis, the companies said Wednesday.

08/08/2012 - 9:31am

A new program in Texas aims to track prescribed controlled substances to catch dealers and abusers, according to published reports.

08/07/2012 - 4:02pm

A new quality improvement initiative that aims to disseminate newly designed patient medication information to patients filling prescriptions at participating pharmacies has been launched.

08/06/2012 - 9:36am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved several generic versions of a drug used to treat asthma and allergies, the agency said Friday.

08/06/2012 - 2:51am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug for treating colorectal cancer that has spread to other parts of the body, the agency said Friday.

08/03/2012 - 11:53am

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday reported 12 additional human infections with influenza A (H3N2) variant virus in three states, comprising of one case in Hawaii, 10 cases in Ohio and one case in Indiana.

08/03/2012 - 9:40am

Philosys is seeking regulatory approval from the Food and Drug Administration for its blood-glucose monitoring system.

08/02/2012 - 11:16am

The National Community Pharmacists Association on Wednesday rejected a proposed settlement in relation to the antitrust lawsuit that NCPA and other parties have brought against several banks regarding alleged collusive practices, including swipe fees at exorbitant levels and limiting competition.

08/02/2012 - 10:47am

Use of generic drugs has saved consumers and the healthcare system $1 trillion over the past decade, according to a new study released Thursday by a generic drug industry trade organization.