07/05/2012 - 10:28am

The Food and Drug Administration is asking companies to stop manufacturing and distributing unapproved drugs containing the painkiller oxycodone, the agency said Thursday.

07/03/2012 - 10:54am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic contraceptive drug made by Lupin Pharmaceuticals, the company said Tuesday.

07/03/2012 - 9:38am

Mylan has launched generic versions of two drugs to treat bipolar disorder and allergies, the company said Tuesday.

07/02/2012 - 9:24am

Dr. Reddy's has launched a drug designed to prevent and treat osteoporosis.

06/29/2012 - 10:33am

One of Impax Labs' top executives is leaving the company, the drug maker announced Friday.

06/28/2012 - 1:18pm

A drug maker and a branch of the National Education Association have released a set of education resources designed to curb prescription drug abuse and misuse.

06/28/2012 - 12:38pm

A new continuing-education program offered by a national pharmacist professional organization aims to prepare pharmacists to communicate with patients about the safe and effective use of the painkiller acetaminophen.

06/28/2012 - 11:52am

Mylan is challenging the patent protection on a Pfizer drug for treating depression, following an announcement of a similar challenge by Watson made earlier this week.

06/28/2012 - 10:45am

While the Supreme Court on Thursday morning left the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act mostly intact, the court did rule that Congress cannot withhold federal Medicaid spending from a state that does not expand its eligibility requirements under the act.