01/11/2012 - 2:47pm

Fleming Pharmaceuticals has sold rights of several of its products to Valeant International, Fleming said Wednesday.

01/11/2012 - 10:50am

A special focus on its diabetes franchise will define Amylin Pharmaceuticals' corporate strategy, the company's chief executive said at a recent conference sponsored by J.P. Morgan.

01/10/2012 - 12:01pm

Shire has acquired U.S. rights to a drug used to treat chronic constipation in women from Johnson & Johnson, the company said Tuesday.

01/09/2012 - 12:59pm

Drug maker Perrigo is buying a privately owned distributor of diabetes products, the company said Monday.

01/04/2012 - 12:49pm

Perrigo last week announced that it has received final Food and Drug Administration approval for its generic prescription allergy remedy desloratadine 5 mg, the generic equivalent to Schering-Plough's Clarinex.

01/03/2012 - 7:30pm

The role of the pharmacist has evolved considerably over the past decade, and few things exemplify that evolution more than pharmacists taking an active role in patients’ medication therapies and consulting with them one-on-one.


01/03/2012 - 7:30pm

Pharmacy technology provider PDX is partnering with Mscripts to allow existing PDX Classic and Enterprise Pharmacy System customers to add mobile to their customer-facing offerings, the companies said.

01/03/2012 - 7:30pm

While physicians and pharmacists alike generally view electronic prescribing with favor, several barriers stand in the way of their realizing its full benefit, according to a November government study.


01/03/2012 - 3:01pm

The Food and Drug Administration is streamlining the enrollment process for risk evaluation and mitigation strategies for a class of painkillers, the agency said Tuesday.