04/20/2012 - 12:27pm

Merck is testing two means of treating patients with chronic hepatitis C for anemia, a common side effect of certain treatments for the viral infection, the drug maker said.

04/18/2012 - 12:05pm

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International is acquiring "certain assets" of a drug maker based in Mexico.

04/18/2012 - 9:32am

Roche has decided not to buy diagnostics firm Illumina, the drug maker said Wednesday.

04/17/2012 - 2:36pm

A U.S. drug maker has made a deal with a Swiss company to manufacture and sell a new osteoporosis treatment in North America.

04/17/2012 - 9:17am

Workers' compensation pharmacy costs took on an extra $2.1 billion in 2011 due to unnecessary use of more expensive drugs, according to a new report by pharmacy benefit manager Express Scripts.

04/16/2012 - 1:09pm

Children under the age of 10 years old may be especially susceptible to a new strain of influenza, according to an article published Friday in the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's "Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report."

04/16/2012 - 12:54pm

Fresh off the heels of its merger with Medco Health Solutions, pharmacy benefit manager Express Scripts announced Monday the launch of a medication nonadherence detection system and offered a preview of its annual "Drug Trend Report."

04/16/2012 - 10:00am

Lilly Diabetes and Walgreens on Monday launched an awareness campaign at 43 Walgreens pharmacies throughout the Indianapolis area on the consequences of hypoglycemia.

04/16/2012 - 9:06am

Two drug makers have signed a deal to develop an experimental drug for treating two types of cancer.