08/08/2013 - 1:25pm

Keryx Biopharmaceuticals announced the submission of a new drug application to the Food and Drug Administration seeking approval for the marketing and sale of Zerenex (ferric citrate coordination complex), the company's drug candidate for the treatment of elevated serum phosphorus levels, or hyperphosphatemia, in patients with chronic kidney disease on dialysis.

08/06/2013 - 11:25am

Actavis has acquired global rights to a drug made by a Spanish company for fungal infections of the vagina, the companies said Tuesday.

08/05/2013 - 3:37pm

A new treatment for bacterial infections of the vagina is now available, the drug's manufacturer said.

08/05/2013 - 1:39pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved for shipment the latest version of a GlaxoSmithKline flu vaccine, the drug maker said Monday.

08/02/2013 - 2:05pm

The Senate was expected to take up a bill designed to secure the drug supply chain and establish a list of "do not compound" medications, but left for recess Friday without voting on it.

08/02/2013 - 11:48am

Novo Nordisk is offering $80,000 to diabetes-education programs in a Minnesota city, the Danish drug maker said Friday.

08/02/2013 - 10:13am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a vaccine against meningococcal disease for use among patients of a broader age range than before.

07/31/2013 - 11:31am

Nearly 450 drugs are under development for treating neurological disorders, according to a report by a drug industry trade group.

07/29/2013 - 2:41pm

Drug maker Pfizer is planning to split its commercial division into three business lines that will separate its branded and generic products, the company said Monday.