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.

09/10/2013 - 12:44pm

A new set of guidelines from the Food and Drug Administration could bring a generic version of a respiratory drug made by GlaxoSmithKline closer to reality.

09/10/2013 - 11:06am

Shareholders of Actavis and Warner Chilcott have approved the merger of the two drug makers, the companies said Tuesday.

09/10/2013 - 10:40am

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries has introduced a generic version of an antibiotic drug kit, the company said.

09/10/2013 - 10:25am

European regulators have approved the European Union's first biosimilar monoclonal antibody. The new product, made by U.S.-based Hospira, comes seven years after the approval of Europe's first biosimilar.

09/10/2013 - 9:22am

A study published by the Annals of Family Medicine found that 30.5% of adults seeking vaccinations did so during the evening (17.4%), on the weekend (10.2%) or on a holiday (2.9%), such as Columbus Day or Veterans Day.

09/03/2013 - 12:53pm

Over the last few years, many drug makers have offered coupons and co-payment-assistance programs as a way to reduce patients' out-of-pocket spending on medications, but a new study questions whether they really reduce spending in the long run and whether they're even legal.

09/03/2013 - 12:15pm

Indian regulators have approved a deal from Mylan to buy the injectables business of Strides Arcolab, Mylan said Tuesday.

09/03/2013 - 9:12am

A new opioid painkiller drug made by Upsher-Smith Labs will become available on Wednesday, the drug maker said.