05/23/2012 - 9:05am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new treatment for acne made by a GlaxoSmithKline subsidiary.

05/22/2012 - 1:52pm

Drug maker Apricus Biosciences will receive regulatory guidance from the Food and Drug Administration in July that will contain feedback concerning the drug maker's plans to seek approval for a nail fungus treatment.

05/22/2012 - 11:55am

Getting a flu shot during pregnancy provides unanticipated benefits to the baby, according to the authors of a large population-based study examining the issue.

05/22/2012 - 9:49am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a treatment for Type 1 diabetes in children ages 2 to 5 years.

05/22/2012 - 9:22am

Medical supply manufacturer BD has released a syringe with a shorter needle designed to reduce discomfort in patients with diabetes who must inject insulin, the company said Tuesday.

05/21/2012 - 3:00pm

Federal and industry officials have been negotiating a federal track-and-trace system as part of a reauthorization of the Prescription Drug User Fee Act, according to published reports.

05/21/2012 - 12:12pm

The U.S. subsidiary of British drug maker GlaxoSmithKline and U.S.-based Auxilium Pharmaceuticals will co-promote a testosterone-replacement drug, the two said Monday.

05/18/2012 - 10:36am

Generic drug maker Watson Pharmaceuticals is challenging the patent protection of a contraceptive drug made by Warner Chilcott, Watson said Friday.

05/17/2012 - 2:09pm

Wolters Kluwer Health has introduced what it called the first mobile application for the Nursing Drug Handbook, the company said Thursday.