05/31/2013 - 1:42pm

India-based Sun Pharmaceutical Industries may buy Sweden-based Meda for $5 billion to $6 billion, according to published reports.

05/30/2013 - 9:42pm

While the passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 was a milestone in a number of respects, it also was one of the biggest moments in the history of the generic drug industry since the 1984 passage of the Hatch-Waxman Act, which created an abbreviated regulatory approval pathway for generic pharmaceutical drugs.

05/30/2013 - 9:40pm

The year is only halfway done, but 2013 is already proving to be a year of particular importance for generic drugs as the industry awaits two important decisions from the Supreme Court and continues to wait for federal biosimilar regulations while fending off efforts to limit the scope of their use at the state level.

05/30/2013 - 4:14pm

An organization set up to provide pharmacy services in the wake of natural disasters is prepared for what experts predict will be a particularly bad hurricane season.

05/30/2013 - 3:08pm

A new law in Missouri allows state regulatory officials to test drugs during inspections.

05/30/2013 - 10:06am

Stop & Shop has launched a card to help customers save money on prescription drugs, days after sister-chain Giant Food of Landover, Md., did the same.

05/29/2013 - 2:43pm

Healthcare company Cardinal Health has released a series of studies showing ways that it says could reduce the cost of treating cancer.

05/29/2013 - 2:10pm

Texas has become the latest state to defeat a bill that critics say would limit the reach of knock-off versions of biotech drugs.

05/29/2013 - 11:10am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic drug for incontinence made by Perrigo Co., the drug maker said.