04/10/2013 - 1:25pm

Those older than 40 years may be making a negative impact on the future of the U.S. economy with the way they eat, live and keep track of their health, according to a white paper released Wednesday by the MetLife Mature Market Institute and co-authored by the Center for Healthy Aging.

04/10/2013 - 10:30am

Legislation designed to limit the use of biosimilars has met defeat in Maryland.

04/09/2013 - 4:31pm

A majority of Americans say chronic pain ranks far below drug addiction as a major health problem, according to a new poll.

04/09/2013 - 2:22pm

Generic drug maker Dr. Reddy's Labs will move into a new North America headquarters and set up new laboratory space later this year, the company said Tuesday.

04/09/2013 - 1:27pm

A desire to save money is driving younger and older adults to request cheaper drugs from their doctors, but it's also driving younger adults not to take their drugs as prescribed, according to a new study.

04/08/2013 - 11:11am

A growing number of patients on Medicaid are filling their prescriptions through Managed Medicaid plans instead of the fee-for-service model as states switch them over in an effort to improve patient care and cut healthcare costs, but the effects remain unclear, according to a new study.

04/08/2013 - 10:35am

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries has launched a generic opioid medication for treating pain, the company said.

04/05/2013 - 11:20am

Actavis will market and distribute an authorized generic version of a genital herpes ointment made by Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, the companies said Friday.

04/04/2013 - 3:13pm

The Food and Drug Administration approval this week of a generic genital herpes ointment made by Mylan could make a slight dent in the stock price of the company that makes the branded version.