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.

04/04/2013 - 2:57pm

A committee of Florida's state Senate has passed a bill that could limit the use of biosimilars in the state.

04/04/2013 - 2:09pm

The Food and Drug Administration has given preliminary approval to a drug made by Aurobindo Pharma for treating HIV infection, the drug maker said.

04/04/2013 - 11:44am

Dr. Reddy's Labs has launched zoledronic acid injection in the 5 mg-per-100-mL strength, the Indian generic drug maker Thursday.

04/03/2013 - 4:41pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug for genital herpes made by Mylan, the drug maker said.