07/18/2012 - 8:49am

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores announced on Wednesday that it has submitted a statement to the Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control, detailing chain pharmacy’s engagement in the prevention of prescription drug abuse, and its commitment to maintaining patients’ ready access to medications vital for pain management and for treatment regimens.

07/18/2012 - 8:46am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new weight-loss drug made by Vivus, the agency said.

07/17/2012 - 1:12pm

The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday announced in the Federal Register that it has banned bisphenol A in baby bottles and sippy cups, following a request to revise the rule made by the American Chemistry Council in October 2011.

07/17/2012 - 10:08am

A subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson is hoping to win an additional approval for one of its drugs.

07/16/2012 - 12:31pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug used to treat HIV for reducing the risk of HIV infection, the agency said Monday.

07/16/2012 - 12:28pm

Sanofi Pasteur has begun shipping the first lots of its influenza vaccine for the 2012-2013 season.

07/16/2012 - 9:42am

The Food and Drug Administration has accepted a regulatory application for an opioid painkiller made by Zogenix, the company said Monday.

07/16/2012 - 2:02am

A subsidiary of Par Pharmaceutical Cos. acquired earlier this year has received its first Food and Drug Administration approval.

07/13/2012 - 2:53pm

The main office of the Food and Drug Administration in charge of regulating generic drugs has appointed a new director, the agency said Friday.