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.

02/14/2013 - 12:15pm

Actavis and Mallinckrodt have reached a settlement concerning the former's generic version of an opioid painkiller made by the latter, Actavis said Thursday.

02/13/2013 - 4:24pm

Some people liked President Barack Obama's State of the Union address Tuesday night, and some people didn't, and the response from the drug industry was no less mixed.

02/13/2013 - 12:23pm

More than seven dozen members of the House of Representatives are urging the U.S. Postal Service to continue delivering medications to all Americans six days a week.