01/25/2013 - 2:27pm

Dr. Reddy's has launched a drug used for treating allergies, the generic drug maker said Friday.

01/25/2013 - 1:57pm

"Too sick to go to work, but not sick enough not to tweet about it" Twitter users are helping to predict flu trends.

01/25/2013 - 1:08pm

If the flu were a storm cloud, the influenza virus is hovering over America's Bread Basket on its way to the Southwest, according to data provided through the U.S. Outpatient Influenza-like Illness Surveillance Network.

01/24/2013 - 11:26am

Watson Pharmaceuticals has formally changed its name to Actavis and changed its New York Stock Exchange ticker symbol to ACT, the company said.

01/23/2013 - 4:04pm

Five pharmacies dominated prescription drug dispensing revenues in the United States last year, according to a new study.

01/23/2013 - 3:18pm

A new study indicated that some parents may not be sufficiently concerned about misuse of narcotic painkillers by children and teenagers.

01/23/2013 - 12:04pm

The Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America and the Consumer Healthcare Products Association on Tuesday joined forces to honor the Bucks County, Pa.-based Bucks Promise for Youth and Communities with this year’s Dose of Prevention award.

01/22/2013 - 3:45pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic contraceptive made by Lupin Pharmaceuticals, the drug maker said Tuesday.

01/22/2013 - 11:18am

Perrigo announced that it has begun shipments of over-the-counter nicotine polacrilex mini lozenge USP, 2 mg (mint flavor) and 4 mg (mint flavor), comparable to GlaxoSmithKline's Nicorette mini lozenge.