04/16/2013 - 3:49pm

The Food and Drug Administration will not approve generic versions of Purdue Pharma's painkiller OxyContin based on earlier versions of the drug that did not include features to thwart abuse, the agency said.

04/16/2013 - 2:18pm

Sam's Club offered free oral care and health screening events at all 564 of its stores that have pharmacies, the club retailer said.

04/16/2013 - 2:09pm

Amid various strategies adopted to stop the proliferation of rogue online pharmacies, one group has proposed controlling what they can put at the end of their Web addresses.

04/16/2013 - 1:32pm

Johnson & Johnson's sales increased by 8.5% to $17.5 billion in first quarter 2013, the healthcare products company said Tuesday.

04/16/2013 - 12:59pm

A former executive of Supervalu has been tapped for a top position at Stater Bros. Markets, the supermarket chain said.

04/16/2013 - 12:26pm

Giant Food of Landover, Md., is planning to raise $1.6 million for children's cancer research, the supermarket chain said Tuesday.

04/16/2013 - 12:13pm

Purdue Pharma's patent for OxyContin expired Tuesday, opening up the opioid painkiller to generic competition, but authorities have raised concerns about what they call the potential for generic versions to be abused.

04/16/2013 - 11:01am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new strength of an antibiotic made by Warner Chilcott, the drug maker said.

04/16/2013 - 10:20am

Target has lowered its earnings expectations for first quarter 2013, the mass merchandise retailer said Tuesday.