01/08/2014 - 3:11pm

Generic drug maker Mylan has hired a former Pfizer executive to its executive leadership team.

01/08/2014 - 2:09pm

Japanese drug maker Daiichi Sankyo is seeking Food and Drug Administration approval for a once-daily tablet to reduce the risk of stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation and treatment of other conditions.

01/08/2014 - 1:47pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug made by Bristol-Myers Squibb and AstraZeneca for treating Type 2 diabetes, the agency said.

01/08/2014 - 11:45am

Takeda Pharmaceutical has started a late-stage clinical trial program of its experimental drug for inflammatory bowel disease in Japan, the company said Wednesday.

01/07/2014 - 3:42pm

Mylan has launched a generic version of a drug made by Pfizer for treating bladder problems, the company said Tuesday.

01/07/2014 - 1:09pm

Ani Pharmaceuticals has bought 31 generic drugs from Teva Pharmaceuticals for $12.5 million, the company said.

01/07/2014 - 11:42am

Growth in health spending has slowed in recent years, including spending by private and public payers, according to data released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services that also found a small contribution to the lower growth from the healthcare reform law.

01/06/2014 - 2:57pm

Rite Aid is stepping up its flu shot promotions as flu activity increases.

01/06/2014 - 2:22pm

The ability of most accountable care organizations to promote optimal use of medications has not yet been developed, according to a new study.