03/05/2012 - 9:56am

Alkermes has appointed a new chief commercial officer.

03/02/2012 - 1:03pm

An organization representing independent retail pharmacies is criticizing a new ad by a pharmacy benefit manager industry group, calling the ad "irresponsible."

03/02/2012 - 12:53pm

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday issued its latest update on the influenza season to date, or rather the lack thereof. For the week ended Feb. 25, visits for influenza-like illnesses have yet to crack the national baseline of 2.4% this season.

03/01/2012 - 2:10pm

An investigational diabetes therapy made by Takeda helped lower HbA1C levels among patients with Type 2 diabetes, the drug maker said.

03/01/2012 - 1:44pm

Endo's parent company is looking to change its name and will integrate four of its operating units, the drug maker said Thursday.

03/01/2012 - 11:15am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved two new drugs for pancreatic disorders, the agency said Thursday.

03/01/2012 - 9:59am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved what it called the first flu vaccine to prevent four strains of the influenza virus.

02/29/2012 - 6:31pm

A federal district court has turned down a request by Cardinal Health for an injunction against the Drug Enforcement Administration's suspension of the company's license to ship painkiller drugs from one of its distribution centers, the company said Wednesday.

02/28/2012 - 4:07pm

The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday announced it will hold a public hearing on March 22 and 23 to discuss how technology can expand which drug products can be switched from prescription to over-the-counter status.