05/17/2013 - 11:42am

Hospira has reappointed its chief scientific officer after he briefly left the country earlier this year, the generic drug maker said.

05/17/2013 - 10:34am

Mylan has launched a generic drug for treating cholesterol, the company said.

05/15/2013 - 3:18pm

A federal drug track-and-trace bill has made it out of a congressional committee.

05/15/2013 - 12:05pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic migraine drug made by Mylan, the company said Wednesday.

05/14/2013 - 3:12pm

Finals can be a stressful time for any college or graduate student, with many hours spent studying and few spent socializing or relaxing. But many students are using prescription drugs to get through finals, according to a new study.

05/14/2013 - 3:00pm

Teva Health Systems has launched a generic injectable drug for small-cell lung cancer, the company said.

05/14/2013 - 2:14pm

Americans and their health care plans are spending less on medicines and health services. Is that a good thing?

05/14/2013 - 11:03am

Actavis is continuing to pursue a plan to buy Irish drug maker Warner Chilcott, as the U.S.-based company announced Tuesday its total number of shares and share-purchase options in order to comply with Ireland's merger-and-acquisition rules.

05/14/2013 - 8:58am

A study conducted by researchers at CVS Caremark and Brigham and Women's Hospital and published in the May issue of the American Heart Journal found that non-white patients had 50% greater odds of statin medication nonadherence compared with white patients, while women had 10% greater odds of statin nonadherence compared with men.