04/16/2012 - 1:09pm

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 - 11:05am

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

04/13/2012 - 4:49pm

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 - 4:49pm

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

04/13/2012 - 10:48am

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 - 10:26am

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

04/13/2012 - 9:17am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic drug for lipid disorders made by Mylan, the company said Friday.

04/12/2012 - 9:47am

Generic drug maker Impax Labs is challenging the patent protection on a drug used to treat postherpetic neuralgia, the company said Thursday.

04/11/2012 - 2:49pm

Legislation that requires transparency in the pharmacy audit processes conducted by pharmacy benefit managers is being enacted in Kentucky.