02/03/2014 - 3:02pm

Approximately 1-in-3 chronically-ill National Health Interview Survey participants are unable to afford food, medications or both, according to a study published Jan. 21 in the American Journal of Medicine.

02/03/2014 - 2:41pm

The Food and Drug Administration is investigating the risk of stroke, heart attack and death in men taking FDA-approved testosterone products, the agency announced Friday.

02/03/2014 - 1:57pm

The Generic Pharmaceutical Association on Monday identified its key priorities for 2014 — guarding against confusion a proposed labeling change would cause; gaining access to biosimilar generics; and heralding the cost savings generated by generic utilization.

02/03/2014 - 12:54pm

A desire to provide an integrated continuum of care that leads to improved outcomes and patient satisfaction has placed a renewed focus on U.S. hospitals offering on-campus retail pharmacies, according to a report by HealthLeaders Media.

02/03/2014 - 11:27am

Mylan on Monday announced that its subsidiary has launched the world's first trastuzumab biosimilar in India, which will be marketed by Mylan as Hertraz.

01/31/2014 - 2:36pm

The imminent entry of several companies — including big pharma, small biotech and generic participants — into the global biosimilars space will propel the market toward exponential growth. The market is expected to soar from $1.2 billion in 2013 to $24 billion in 2019, reported Frost & Sullivan in research released earlier this week.

01/31/2014 - 12:10pm

Actavis on Friday announced a realignment of its global strategic business structure to maximize the company's newly strengthened position as a leading specialty pharmaceutical developer, manufacturer and marketer, and to enhance Actavis' position for continued long-term growth.

01/31/2014 - 11:52am

The Biotechnology Industry Organization and the Indiana Health Industry Forum commended the Indiana Senate for passing legislation designed to create a pathway for the substitution of interchangeable biologic medicines.

01/31/2014 - 11:05am

Following the announcement that Rep. Henry Waxman, D-Calif., intended to retire, the Generic Pharmaceutical Association bid adieu to a legislator who had a tremendous positive impact on the generic industry.