07/24/2014 - 1:22pm

Abbott, the makers of Similac, studied the diets of more than 80 lactating women to assess how their nutritional intake compared to dietary recommendations. In the study, only 1-of-10 breastfeeding moms on average got 100% of the desired levels for DHA, lutein and vitamin E from their diet.

07/24/2014 - 12:19pm

The Food and Drug Administration approved Targiniq ER (oxycodone hydrochloride and naloxone hydrochloride extended-release tablets), a long-acting opioid analgesic.

07/23/2014 - 3:05pm

The first batch of vaccines for the upcoming flu season is on its way to pharmacies, hospitals and doctors offices.

07/23/2014 - 12:05pm

Inergetics, a developer of nutritional supplements, announced that the company will be presenting Martha Stewart Essentials, a line of whole food-based vitamin supplements developed in tandem with Martha Stewart herself at Cardinal Health's Retail Business Conference.

07/22/2014 - 1:41pm

The Food and Drug Administration has granted tentative approval to Teva Pharmaceutical for abacavir sulfate and lamivudine tablets, according to agency records.

07/21/2014 - 10:48am

Innocutis on Monday announced the introduction of Sitavig (acyclovir) 50-mg buccal tablet into North American markets.

07/18/2014 - 10:35am

The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday announced the approval of Ruconest, a recombinant C1-Esterase inhibitor product for the treatment of acute attacks in adult and adolescent patients with hereditary angioedema.

07/17/2014 - 10:59am

Women know that dairy, whole grains, fruits and vegetables are keys to a balanced diet – yet many aren't eating them because of the uncomfortable consequences that often occur when they do.

07/17/2014 - 10:01am

Purdue Pharma announced that the Food and Drug Administration approved a new 7.5-mcg/hour dosage strength of Butrans (buprenorphine) transdermal system CIII.