10/04/2012 - 5:40am

The Keystone Folding Box Co. has launched a pharmaceutical compliance packaging system that it said was environmentally sustainable, easy to use for elderly people and resistant to tampering by children.

10/03/2012 - 10:38am

A drug marketed by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals and Eli Lilly reduced blood sugar in elderly patients with Type 2 diabetes and in adults with diabetic nephropathy, according to results of three studies presented at a diabetes meeting in Berlin.

10/02/2012 - 11:02am

Drug makers Takeda Pharmaceutical and H. Lundbeck have applied with the Food and Drug Administration for a new drug to treat depression in adults.

10/02/2012 - 9:07am

An experimental drug for treating a rare genetic disease appears effective, according to a late-stage clinical trial.

10/02/2012 - 6:22am

Two companies have signed a deal to provide access to real-time medication history to healthcare providers.

10/01/2012 - 1:36pm

More than 20,000 RxAlly member pharmacies — including independent pharmacies, regional chains and Walgreens — will begin accepting a new federally qualified Medicare Prescription Drug Plan, SmartD Rx, beginning Jan. 1, 2013.

09/28/2012 - 2:27pm

Keynote speeches by pharmaceutical industry and regulatory leaders got top billing as more than 140 government, healthcare industry, law enforcement and patient advocacy officials gathered to find ways to combat the spread of counterfeit medicines.

09/28/2012 - 1:25pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug made by Abbott for treating ulcerative colitis.

09/28/2012 - 10:52am

Drug maker OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals has started its third late-stage clinical trial of a drug for treating a type of lung cancer.