09/12/2013 - 10:32am

The news that the Food and Drug Administration exceeded its hiring goals for a push that began last year to speed up review of generic drug approval applications is music to the ears of a trade group representing the industry.

09/11/2013 - 10:35am

The Food and Drug Administration has exceeded its goals for hiring new staff as part of a user-fee law for generic drugs, according to an internal memo sent to staff members.

09/11/2013 - 8:08am

According to Kantar Media's 2013 pharmacy study released last month, pharmacists are making more OTC product recommendations than prescription product recommendations per day.

09/10/2013 - 1:37pm

Ranbaxy Labs recently marked the 20th anniversary of its operations in Russia, the India-based generic drug company announced.

09/10/2013 - 1:11pm

While the U.S. generic drug market has grown at a rapid pace, the international market for generic manufacturing and use has grown as well.

09/10/2013 - 1:11pm

The Food and Drug Administration is raising the fees that generic drug companies will have to pay when filing for regulatory approval for new products or supplemental applications for existing products, the agency said last month.

09/10/2013 - 1:11pm

The country's embryonic biosimilars industry scored a victory last month as the organization that runs the pension fund for California state employees announced its opposition to a state Senate bill provision that would impose special requirements on pharmacists who dispense follow-on biologics.

09/10/2013 - 1:11pm

One trend that generic companies and pharmacy retailers alike should keep an eye on is the patent cliff.

09/10/2013 - 1:10pm

Generic drugs have been on a roll with their share of total prescriptions dispensed in the country seeming to increase on a nearly constant basis. But it appears the peak is coming soon.