01/03/2014 - 1:53pm

Serious discussion about the possibility of officially granting healthcare provider status to pharmacists is among the achievements that a pharmacy professional group cited as it welcomed the new year.

01/03/2014 - 1:08pm

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries has launched an authorized generic version of a drug used to treat overactive bladder, the company said Friday.

01/03/2014 - 12:36pm

Salix Pharmaceuticals has completed its $2.6 billion acquisition of Santarus, Salix said.

01/02/2014 - 3:10pm

A new mobile app-driven social network devoted to medical marijuana has attracted $150,000 in seed money from an investment group.

01/02/2014 - 2:24pm

The Kroger Co. has joined the list of retailers offering supplies of prescription drugs at no upfront cost to customers who have enrolled in the health insurance marketplaces, but have yet to receive an identification number.

01/02/2014 - 12:52pm

The number of new drugs approved by the Food and Drug Administration fell by more than 30% in 2013 compared with 2012, according to agency records.

01/02/2014 - 12:16pm

Patients who have enrolled in the new healthcare insurance marketplaces but haven't received an identification number from their insurers can receive up to a 30-day supply of prescription drugs at no upfront cost at Walgreens, the retail pharmacy chain said.

01/02/2014 - 11:34am

Mylan has hired Rakesh Bamzai as its president for commercial and emerging markets in India, the drug maker said.

01/02/2014 - 11:23am

Walmart is offering prescriptions at no upfront cost to patients who enroll in the public health insurance marketplace, the mass-merchandise retailer said.