04/23/2012 - 10:22am

Watson Pharmaceuticals announced the launch of an authorized generic version of a drug used to lower blood glucose in patients with Type 2 diabetes.

04/23/2012 - 9:46am

Anglo-Swedish drug maker AstraZeneca will buy a San Diego-based biotech company for $1.26 billion, the two said Monday.

04/21/2012 - 3:51pm

More than 250 executives joined Anda for its 5th Annual Supply Chain Symposium here Thursday and Friday.

04/20/2012 - 12:27pm

Merck is testing two means of treating patients with chronic hepatitis C for anemia, a common side effect of certain treatments for the viral infection, the drug maker said.

04/18/2012 - 12:05pm

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International is acquiring "certain assets" of a drug maker based in Mexico.

04/18/2012 - 9:32am

Roche has decided not to buy diagnostics firm Illumina, the drug maker said Wednesday.

04/17/2012 - 2:36pm

A U.S. drug maker has made a deal with a Swiss company to manufacture and sell a new osteoporosis treatment in North America.

04/17/2012 - 9:17am

Workers' compensation pharmacy costs took on an extra $2.1 billion in 2011 due to unnecessary use of more expensive drugs, according to a new report by pharmacy benefit manager Express Scripts.

04/16/2012 - 1:09pm

Children under the age of 10 years old may be especially susceptible to a new strain of influenza, according to an article published Friday in the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's "Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report."