07/11/2013 - 1:22pm

Legislation introduced in the Senate would coordinate efforts at various levels of government and industry to reduce the growing problem of prescription drug abuse.

07/11/2013 - 11:17am

Mylan is challenging a patent on a drug used to treat ulcerative proctitis, the generic drug maker said Thursday.

07/11/2013 - 10:58am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a Kremers Urban Pharmaceuticals drug for treating attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, the UCB subsidiary said.

07/11/2013 - 9:24am

Fred's Super Dollar posted $187.7 million in sales for the five weeks ended July 6, up 3% as compared to the year-ago period. Comparable-store sales for the month increased 4.5%.

07/11/2013 - 8:39am

Actavis and Warner Chilcott announced that they have each received a request for additional information from the Federal Trade Commission in connection with Actavis' pending acquisition of Warner Chilcott.

07/10/2013 - 2:07pm

Many patients are not complying with their prescription drug therapies due to adverse side effects, even though some OTC drugs can treat them, according to a new study commissioned by a maker of products for dry mouth, one of the most common medication side effects.

07/10/2013 - 9:01am

Efficient Collaborative Retail Marketing announced that BV Investment Partners has become ECRM’s majority shareholder, effective immediately. Greg Farrar was named ECRM's CEO.

07/09/2013 - 4:01pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic drug for treating Alzheimer's disease, FDA records showed.

07/09/2013 - 3:53pm

Mylan has received tentative approval for a generic version of a cholesterol drug made by AstraZeneca, according to Food and Drug Administration records.