05/16/2011 - 2:12pm

State lawmakers in New York have introduced legislation that would require simplifying and translating medication labels and providing oral interpretation services.

05/16/2011 - 2:09pm

Drug maker Merck has completed its acquisition of eye care company Inspire.

05/16/2011 - 1:44pm

Drug maker Eli Lilly will present data from more than 30 studies at the American Society of Clinical Oncology’s annual meeting in Chicago next month, the company said Monday.

05/16/2011 - 1:35pm

U.S. Preventive Medicine's new version of a health management solution for small businesses now is available at Sam's Club.

05/16/2011 - 1:23pm
05/16/2011 - 12:00pm

Drug maker Eli Lilly has launched what it’s calling an “umbrella” for its patient assistance programs.

05/16/2011 - 11:42am

The Food and Drug Administration is convening its Nonprescription Drugs Advisory Committee Tuesday and Wednesday to debate mandating weight-based dosing for pediatric medicines containing acetaminophen on the Drug Facts label, as well as the potential expansion of dosing instructions to incorporate children under the age of 2 years old, according to material posted online by the FDA on Friday.

05/16/2011 - 11:27am

The American Pharmacists Association is marking Older Americans Month by urging seniors to increase their knowledge about medications and wellness by talking to their pharmacists, the group said Monday.

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.