04/24/2013 - 11:37am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug for constipation related to use of opioid painkillers made by Sucampo Pharmaceuticals and Takeda Pharmaceuticals, the drug makers said.

04/24/2013 - 10:54am

Johnson & Johnson subsidiary Janssen has launched an interactive educational website about diabetes for European healthcare professionals.

04/24/2013 - 10:18am

Target will renovate libraries at more than two dozen schools in need across the country this year under a program that will also include book donations and technology upgrades, as well as the option to have a Target-supported food pantry built, the mass merchandise retailer said.

04/23/2013 - 3:21pm

Sandoz U.S. Generics Operating Unit VP sales and marketing Rich Tremonte will leave the company.

04/23/2013 - 2:55pm

Hawaiian Tropic has retired its Miss Hawaiian Tropic Bikini Contests and is looking for a woman who will serve as the "new face" of the brand, which is owned by Energizer Personal Care, a division of Energizer Holdings.

04/23/2013 - 2:47pm

Inergetics will distribute its Bikini Ready Weight Loss Lifestyle and SlimTrim diet brands through a Midwestern supermarket-pharmacy chain, the company said Tuesday.

04/23/2013 - 2:37pm

Cardinal Health's philanthropic division is offering grants to organizations for programs to prevent abuse and misuse of prescription drugs.

04/23/2013 - 1:48pm

Unnecessary spending related to medications totaled nearly half a trillion dollars last year, and much of that was in the poorest states in the country, according to pharmacy benefit manager Express Scripts.

04/23/2013 - 1:23pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a second product in BD's new line of injectable drugs, the company said Tuesday.