09/10/2012 - 10:16am

A drug maker and medical research institute will work together to identify new treatments for bacterial and viral infections.

09/10/2012 - 9:08am

A study of an experimental drug for insomnia indicated that patients who stop taking it continue having sleeping problems, according to results of a clinical trial announced Monday.

09/07/2012 - 7:14am

A Takeda drug designed to treat hypertension was statistically superior to another drug combination in reducing systolic blood pressure among patients in a 10-week, late-stage clinical trial.

09/06/2012 - 1:26pm

While regulations meant to control the prices of drugs dispensed through physician offices for injured workers can keep costs down without limiting access, employers in many states may end up paying more than twice what they would have if the workers had gone to a pharmacy instead, according to a new study.

09/06/2012 - 10:53am

A panel of Food and Drug Administration experts is recommending that the agency approve an experimental drug for cystic fibrosis made by Novartis, the Swiss drug maker said.

09/06/2012 - 9:05am

Mylan has launched an application version of the reference guide to its drugs, the generic drug maker said Thursday.

09/05/2012 - 10:43am

Bayer HealthCare and Onyx Pharmaceuticals are seeking approval for a new drug to treat tumors of the gut, the companies said.

09/05/2012 - 10:02am

The Food and Drug Administration will not decide whether to approve a drug for diarrhea in HIV patients as it continues to review the regulatory approval application for it, the drug's manufacturer said.

09/05/2012 - 6:16am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug for treating a rare blood and marrow cancer that affects older adults, the agency said Tuesday.