02/20/2013 - 11:24am

Lobbying groups for the retail pharmacy industry have a few suggestions for the Drug Enforcement Administration for drug take-back programs.

02/19/2013 - 5:47pm

A new bill in Florida's state legislature would allow pharmacists to substitute biosimilars for branded biotech drugs, according to published reports.

02/19/2013 - 5:13pm

Mylan and Biocon have a deal to develop and sell generic insulin-analog products for diabetes, Mylan said.

02/19/2013 - 4:53pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic diabetes drug made by Aurobindo Pharma, the drug maker said.

02/19/2013 - 11:28am

The Food and Drug Administration and the Federal Trade Commission issued a number of warning letters to distributors of "unapproved medicines," noting that because each of the products identified claimed to prevent or treat the cold or flu, they need to be registered and approved by the FDA.

02/19/2013 - 10:49am

For the week ended Feb. 9, influenza activity decreased to 3.2% — still above the baseline of 2.2%, but an indicator this year's flu season is on its way out.

02/15/2013 - 12:23pm

According to research published in the New England Journal of Medicine, not all respiratory ailments that generate influenza-like symptoms can be attributed to the flu.

02/15/2013 - 12:18pm

Two Democrats from West Virginia are sponsoring legislation in the House and Senate to combat prescription drug abuse.

02/15/2013 - 11:56am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic drug for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder made by Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, the Israeli generic drug maker said.