02/09/2012 - 1:19pm

The Center for Reproductive Rights on Wednesday asked a federal court to reopen its 2005 lawsuit against the Food and Drug Administration for imposing age restrictions on emergency contraceptive drugs.

02/09/2012 - 11:11am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved an antimicrobial drug made by Mylan, the drug maker said Thursday.

02/09/2012 - 10:44am

The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday issued a public warning that the use of proton-pump inhibitors or H2 blockers may be associated with an increased risk of Clostridium difficile–associated diarrhea, or CDAD.

02/08/2012 - 4:00pm

While the financial burden that families face due to prescription drugs has declined, costs nevertheless remain a challenge for many of them, according to a new study by nonprofit research organization Rand Corp.

02/08/2012 - 12:42pm

The amount of trans fats found in blood levels of U.S. white adults has significantly dropped over a nine-year period, according to a study conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

02/08/2012 - 10:20am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a head lice treatment made by Sanofi, the drug maker said.

02/07/2012 - 3:43pm

Cardinal Health was granted a temporary restraining order Friday against the Drug Enforcement Administration's suspension order of its Lakeland, Fla., distribution center.

02/07/2012 - 3:14pm

The National Retail Federation is taking its "Retail Means Jobs" campaign one step further with the launch of a video contest.

02/07/2012 - 1:55pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug made by Shire for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, the company said Tuesday.