07/29/2015 - 4:08pm

Mylan on Wednesday announced that it received unconditional clearance from the European Commission under the European Union Merger Regulation for its acquisition of Perrigo Co., an Irish international manufacturer of private-label over-the-counter pharmaceuticals.

07/29/2015 - 11:12am

Patients were unable to follow approprate treatment protocols for an OTC Lipitor, so Pfizer decided to discountinue its switch application. 

07/29/2015 - 10:48am

Hikma Pharmaceuticals on Wednesday announced its acquisition of Roxane Laboratories and Boehringer Ingelheim Roxane (together, “Roxane” — an American specialty generics company) from Boehringer Ingelheim for about $2.65 billion.

07/28/2015 - 11:40am

In its largest acquisition to date, medical equipment manufacturer Drive Medical acquired DeVilbiss Healthcare from Vestar Capital Partners in early July.

07/28/2015 - 11:00am

Sandoz on Tuesday announced the launch of a generic version of AstraZeneca’s Pulmicort Respules (budesonide inhalation suspension) in 1-mg strength. Sandoz expects to have 180-day generic drug marketing exclusivity for the 1-mg strength.

07/28/2015 - 10:50am

Mediterra nutrition bars feature various fruits, vegetables, seeds and grains, providing options for different snacking occasions throughout the day.

07/28/2015 - 10:15am

A recent study showed that up to 74% of women experienced improvement in their breast discomfort after supplementing their diets with iodine. 

07/28/2015 - 9:06am

The new SayAhh! Sore Throat Home Exam Aid is designed to aid parents in examining the throat area. 

07/28/2015 - 7:02am

The Council for Responsible Nutrition will host a conversation with key regulators of the dietary supplement industry at annual meeting.