09/08/2015 - 2:40pm

Vernalis Therapeutics announced Tuesday that its Tuzistra XR (codeine polistirex and chlorpheniramine polistirex) extended release syrup has been made available ahead of cold and flu season. 

09/08/2015 - 12:48pm

Data from recent years suggests that the increasing prevalence of diabetes may be leveling off.

09/08/2015 - 12:33pm

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has launced its new program, “Prescription Drug Overdose: Prevention for States,” which aims to invest in 16 states currently battling an epidemic of prescription drug overdoses. 

09/08/2015 - 11:52am

The program asks individuals living with pain and providers to design the ideal experience in the exam room that would foster dialogue about prescription drug abuse, deterrent technology and the effect of pain.

09/08/2015 - 9:35am

Under the terms of the offer, Perrigo shareholders would receive $75 in cash and 2.3 Mylan ordinary shares for each Perrigo ordinary share.

09/04/2015 - 11:53am

The Food and Drug Administration this week approved expanded labeling for Janssen Biotech’s rheumatoid arthritis treatment Simponi Aria (golimumab for infusion).

09/04/2015 - 11:37am

The findings from a study published in this month’s issue of Clinical Infectious Diseases tout the effectiveness of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), marketed as Truvada (tenofovir/embtricitabine) medication.

09/04/2015 - 11:23am

AstraZeneca on Thursday announced that the Food and Drug Administration approved Brilinta (ticagrelor) tablets at a 60 mg dose for patients with a history of heart attack beyond the first year.

09/02/2015 - 2:03pm

The collaboration will see them working on a BACE inhibitor program to treat Alzheimer’s disease and developing Amgen’s migraine drugs.