10/02/2012 - 10:07am

An experimental drug for treating a rare genetic disease appears effective, according to a late-stage clinical trial.

10/02/2012 - 7:22am

Two companies have signed a deal to provide access to real-time medication history to healthcare providers.

10/01/2012 - 2:36pm

More than 20,000 RxAlly member pharmacies — including independent pharmacies, regional chains and Walgreens — will begin accepting a new federally qualified Medicare Prescription Drug Plan, SmartD Rx, beginning Jan. 1, 2013.

09/28/2012 - 3:27pm

Keynote speeches by pharmaceutical industry and regulatory leaders got top billing as more than 140 government, healthcare industry, law enforcement and patient advocacy officials gathered to find ways to combat the spread of counterfeit medicines.

09/28/2012 - 2:25pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug made by Abbott for treating ulcerative colitis.

09/28/2012 - 11:52am

Drug maker OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals has started its third late-stage clinical trial of a drug for treating a type of lung cancer.

09/28/2012 - 10:19am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a treatment for psoriasis of the scalp made by a subsidiary of British drug maker GlaxoSmithKline.

09/28/2012 - 6:59am

For the first time in a decade, sales of vaccines declined, Kalorama Information noted in a report released Thursday.

09/27/2012 - 2:56pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug for colorectal cancer developed by Bayer HealthCare.