06/23/2011 - 2:00pm

The Supreme Court has struck down a law in Vermont designed to encourage generic drug usage by limiting the sharing of information about what branded drugs doctors prescribe, so that drug companies could use it when crafting sales pitches, according to published reports.

06/23/2011 - 1:10pm

Watson Pharmaceuticals plans to expand its manufacturing and research and development plant in Salt Lake City, the drug maker said.

06/23/2011 - 12:54pm

Wockhardt has launched three new drugs in the United States over the last three weeks, the Indian generic drug maker said.

06/23/2011 - 12:48pm

AstraZeneca announced that it is selling its Astra Tech business to a professional dental products company in a cash transaction valued at about $1.8 billion.

06/23/2011 - 12:20pm

Walgreens CFO Wade Miquelon said that the chain's decision to break its ties with pharmacy benefit manager Express Scripts was the best decision, according to a Reuters report.

06/23/2011 - 11:56am

Novo Nordisk has teamed up with actor Chris Noth to underscore the importance of early diabetes screening and detection.

06/22/2011 - 4:41pm

A company best known for keeping credit scores on consumers is planning to rate their medication adherence as well, according to published reports.

06/22/2011 - 4:39pm

Diabetica Research Solutions has expanded distribution of its DRSI ReStore! Energy product to Publix stores that operate in-store pharmacies.

06/22/2011 - 4:24pm

The Department of Health and Human Services’ National Diabetes Education Program has unveiled a series of videos designed to help people make lifestyle changes and cope with the demands of diabetes.