02/01/2013 - 2:01pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug for treating some disorders that harm the body's ability to remove ammonia from the blood, the agency said Friday.

01/31/2013 - 5:08pm

A nutritional supplement may help ward off gestational diabetes in pregnant women, according to a new study.

01/30/2013 - 12:05pm

A panel of Food and Drug Administration experts has recommended approval for an experimental drug made by Boehringer Ingelheim for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, the drug maker said.

01/30/2013 - 11:18am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug for treating a rare cholesterol disorder, the agency said.

01/28/2013 - 1:48pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new use for a pneumococcal vaccine made by Pfizer, the drug maker said.

01/28/2013 - 12:40pm

The Food and Drug Administration has accepted a regulatory approval application from Genzyme for an experimental treatment for multiple sclerosis, the company said Monday.

01/28/2013 - 11:14am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved three new drugs for Type 2 diabetes made by Takeda, the agency said.

01/25/2013 - 2:27pm

Dr. Reddy's has launched a drug used for treating allergies, the generic drug maker said Friday.

01/25/2013 - 12:33pm

Merck on Friday announced the Food and Drug Administration has approved the switch of Oxytrol for Women (oxybutynin transdermal system, 3.9 mg/day) from prescription-only to nonprescription, creating a new category — overactive bladder in women — in the OTC area.