08/01/2011 - 10:51am

The ink has barely dried on the acquisition agreement between pharmacy benefit management giants Express Scripts and Medco Health Solutions, but several groups already are seeing smudges — most recently, a trade organization representing independent specialty pharmacy providers.

08/01/2011 - 10:22am

A federal court has upheld Eli Lilly's patent covering a drug used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, Lilly said Friday.

08/01/2011 - 10:21am

Eli Lilly’s India division and Indian generic drug maker Lupin will distribute Lilly’s insulin products in India and Nepal under an agreement between the two companies announced Friday.

08/01/2011 - 10:11am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug made by Bristol-Myers Squibb for injection under the skin to treat rheumatoid arthritis, Bristol said Friday.

08/01/2011 - 9:36am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic version of a short-term adjunct treatment for obesity.

07/29/2011 - 1:26pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic drug for diabetes made by Indian generic drug maker Strides Arcolab.

07/29/2011 - 1:22pm

Researchers have found a human antibody that may be able to protect against all influenza A viruses, according to published reports.

07/29/2011 - 1:12pm

Teva Pharmaceuticals has launched an authorized generic version of a contraceptive made by Duramed Pharmaceuticals, Teva said.

07/29/2011 - 12:09pm

Pharmacy benefit management tools helped slow prescription drug spending growth from 5.3% in 2009 to 3.5% in 2010, according to a new study by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.