12/13/2011 - 9:10am

A new law in Washington state intended to curb accidental deaths related to opioid painkillers is having some adverse side effects, according to published reports.

12/12/2011 - 10:58am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new formulation of a painkiller made by Endo Pharmaceuticals designed to thwart drug abuse, Endo said Monday.

12/12/2011 - 10:33am

Drug maker Eli Lilly has appointed Katherine Baicker to its board of directors, effective Dec. 12.

12/09/2011 - 12:40pm

Drug maker Eli Lilly has expanded its Spanish-language portal, the company said Friday.

12/09/2011 - 11:03am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a topical gel made by Antares Pharma for overactive bladder.

12/08/2011 - 3:45pm

A combination of two insulins made by Novo Nordisk reduced abnormally low blood sugar in diabetes patients, according to study results presented at a medical conference.

12/08/2011 - 2:40pm

A drug currently under clinical development for Type 2 diabetes produced "meaningful" reductions in blood sugar, according to results of a late-stage clinical study.

12/08/2011 - 12:08pm

New legislation proposed in the Senate would strengthen penalties against people who traffic in counterfeit medications.

12/08/2011 - 11:47am

The Healthcare Distribution Management Association on Tuesday honored Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., with its Rx Safety and Healthcare Leadership Award. The award recognizes public officials for their leadership and commitment to public policies that support and promote the safe and efficient delivery of medicines.