09/03/2013 - 9:12am

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

08/29/2013 - 1:45pm

The Food and Drug Administration is concerned about bills in several state legislatures that seek to restrict pharmacists' ability to dispense biosimilars, according to published reports.

08/29/2013 - 10:59am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved the latest drug in BD's Simplist line, the company said Thursday.

08/29/2013 - 9:08am

Three independent proxy advisory firms are recommending that Actavis shareholders vote in favor of the company's proposed acquisition of Warner Chilcott.

08/29/2013 - 6:39am

New mothers and obese people, two groups not typically regarded as risk groups, were found to have a higher risk of death and other severe outcomes from influenza, according to a global study sponsored by the World Health Organization that was released Tuesday.

08/28/2013 - 9:39am

A subsidiary of Endo Health Solutions is buying Boca Pharmacal for $225 million, Endo said Wednesday.

08/28/2013 - 9:28am

A company that has developed an edible security platform for addressing the global problem of counterfeit foods and medicines has been named a 2014 Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum.

08/28/2013 - 9:15am

The global market for drug packaging is expected to experience tremendous growth over the next few years, according to a new report.

08/27/2013 - 12:23pm

The National Council on Aging on Tuesday announced that actor Lee Majors is joining the Council's Flu + You program to help encourage seniors to get their annual flu shots.