02/01/2013 - 9:53am

Most Americans who reported getting a flu shot in the past season received that vaccination in their physician's office. However, about 20% received their flu shot at a retail pharmacy and 12.6% at a walk-in clinic, according to an Ipsos Public Affairs poll.

01/31/2013 - 11:20am

A standards-development organization for the pharmacy services industry has updated a white paper on protecting consumers and patients from accidental overdoses of the painkiller acetaminophen.

01/30/2013 - 12:32pm

Aetna is offering individual health insurance plans to Costco members in California, the health insurer said.

01/29/2013 - 4:12pm

Eli Lilly and Company reported that its fourth quarter revenue for the period ended Dec. 31 declined 1% to $6 billion because of its Zyprexa patent expiration. Full-year 2012 revenue declined 7% to $22.6 billion.

01/29/2013 - 3:33pm

The battle against biogenerics is on, noted a report published in The New York Times.

01/28/2013 - 3:55pm

U.S. generic drug maker Amneal Pharmaceuticals has entered a deal with South Korean drug maker Hanmi Pharmaceutical to acquire exclusive distribution rights for a Hanmi drug used for treating gastroesophageal reflux disease, Amneal said Monday.

01/25/2013 - 5:50pm

Canada's provincial and territorial governments have reached a deal that they said would save money on drugs, but that generic drug makers said had left them "disappointed."

01/25/2013 - 1:27pm

Dr. Reddy's has launched a drug used for treating allergies, the generic drug maker said Friday.

01/25/2013 - 12:57pm

"Too sick to go to work, but not sick enough not to tweet about it" Twitter users are helping to predict flu trends.