07/24/2012 - 2:21pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug made by Forest Labs for treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, the agency said.

07/24/2012 - 9:02am

An experimental drug under development by Pfizer and a unit of Johnson & Johnson does not appear effective in Alzheimer's disease patients who carry a certain genotype, according to results of a late-stage clinical trial announced by Pfizer on Tuesday.

07/23/2012 - 1:34pm

Less than one-third of people take the basic steps necessary to preserve eye sight, according to a Bausch + Lomb global survey released last week.

07/23/2012 - 11:27am

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services on Monday hosted a public meeting to entertain a controversial payment adjustment — called "inherent reasonableness" — in reimbursing for non-mail-order diabetes supplies.

07/23/2012 - 9:41am

A drug made by Pfizer for treating pain disorders doesn't affect men's reproductive functions, according to a new post-approval clinical study.

07/23/2012 - 8:59am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new use for a Novartis cancer drug.

07/23/2012 - 1:31am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug for treating multiple myeloma, the agency said Friday.

07/20/2012 - 10:41am

The Council for Responsible Nutrition announced it is hosting a free webinar on the interaction between dietary supplements and pharmaceutical drugs via the professional networking website Pharmacist Society, an online community created by Skipta and sponsored by The Drug Store News Group, and Generation NP, a website that serves nurse practitioners.

07/20/2012 - 9:01am

A division of Nestle has bought a stake in a Colorado-based drug maker focused on treatments for neurodegenerative diseases.