10/03/2013 - 1:05pm

In preparation for flu season, actress Amanda Peet, ambassador of the UN Foundation's Shot@Life program, received her annual flu shot at Walgreens' flagship store in New York City to support its "Get a Shot, Give a Shot" campaign.

10/03/2013 - 11:51am

The Food and Drug Administration is requiring Johnson & Johnson to use long-lasting ink in the labeling and dosage strength of an opioid painkiller patch it markets in order to make it easier to see.

10/03/2013 - 8:03am

Research Now announced the launch of its Diabetes Panel, a collection of 336,000 deeply-profiled panelists in the United States and Canada who have been diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure or obesity.

10/02/2013 - 10:23am

Actavis has appointed the board of directors for the division it recently created as part of its acquisition of Ireland-based Warner Chilcott, the drug maker said.

10/02/2013 - 10:09am

Drug maker Valeant Pharmaceuticals International is joining an effort to oppose domestic violence, the company said Wednesday.

10/01/2013 - 3:05pm

Ireland's High Court has approved Actavis' acquisition of Warner Chilcott, the drug makers said.

10/01/2013 - 11:59am

The Department of Health and Human Services will furlough more than half of its employees due to the government shutdown, the agency said.

10/01/2013 - 10:57am

The Healthcare Distribution Management Association on Tuesday announced the re-election of David Neu, president of AmerisourceBergen Drug Corp. as chairman of its board of directors. Ted Scherr, president and CEO of Dakota Drug, also was re-elected as vice chairman.

10/01/2013 - 9:58am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug developed by Takeda to treat major depressive disorder, the agency said.