05/30/2012 - 9:48am

A Walgreens study released Wednesday has found that patients starting high cholesterol medication for the first time who participated in enhanced face-to-face counseling sessions with a community pharmacist demonstrated better medication adherence than those who did not participate in the sessions.

05/29/2012 - 3:20pm

Mylan on Tuesday announced that its subsidiary has received final approval from the Food and Drug Administration for its abbreviated new drug application for atorvastatin calcium tablets, a generic version of Pfizer's Lipitor.

05/29/2012 - 1:40pm

Teva has shuffled some of its executives in an effort to effectively compete in the U.S. generics market, according to published reports.

05/29/2012 - 1:19pm

Generic drug maker Sun Pharmaceutical Industries appointed a new chairman as the company announced big jumps in fourth-quarter and fiscal year 2012 sales and profits.

05/29/2012 - 11:44am

Generic drug maker Watson Pharmaceuticals has entered a settlement that will allow it to launch a generic patch used to treat post herpetic neuralgia, a pain disorder associated with shingles.

05/29/2012 - 10:39am

A unit of generic drug maker Mylan has settled with Sunovion Pharmaceuticals over a drug used to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and asthma.

05/24/2012 - 4:42pm

The generic drug industry has applauded the passage of legislation that will expedite the Food and Drug Administration's review of generic drugs and biosimilars, as well as enhance the agency's ability to inspect foreign manufacturing sites.

05/24/2012 - 11:37am

The parent company of Endo Pharmaceuticals has changed its name, the company said.

05/23/2012 - 12:41pm

A generic antiretroviral drug for treating HIV infection has won approval from the Food and Drug Administration.