05/16/2011 - 11:03am

Mylan has launched a generic drug for treating post-operative inflammation in patients who have undergone cataract extraction, the company said Monday.

05/16/2011 - 10:26am

Generic drug maker Teva Pharmaceutical Industries will acquire a privately owned manufacturer of generic drugs based in Japan, Teva said Monday.

05/16/2011 - 10:16am

Drug maker Mylan has launched a generic treatment for muscle spasms, the company said Friday.

05/16/2011 - 9:24am

The Food and Drug Administration on Friday warned consumers about a counterfeit product represented as "ExtenZe," which is the name of an authentic dietary supplement for male sexual enhancement.

05/16/2011 - 8:53am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new treatment for chronic hepatitis C, the agency said Friday.

05/13/2011 - 3:20pm

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores announced on Friday that it sent a letter to the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy in support of the administration's strategy to prevent and reduce prescription drug diversion and misuse. Last month, the administration released its report, "Epidemic: Responding to America's Prescription Drug Abuse Crisis," detailing its policy recommendations.

05/13/2011 - 2:31pm

Patients taking cardiovascular drugs may become less adherent if they have to see multiple physicians and make frequent trips to the pharmacy, according to a new study published in the journal Archives of Internal Medicine.

05/13/2011 - 2:25pm

Joint Juice earlier in the week announced a partnership with National Football League Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana on the Joint Juice challenge.

05/13/2011 - 12:07pm

The AARP/Walgreens Wellness Tour is making its way to Philadelphia next week.