01/07/2013 - 4:33pm

While pressure to grow will drive more large drug makers to pursue mergers and acquisitions, diminished resources and competition from biotech and specialty pharmaceutical companies will challenge their ability to do so, according to a new report.

01/07/2013 - 11:46am

Consumers measure the risk of contracting the flu to the price of their flu shot, according to research out of Tulane University released Friday.

01/07/2013 - 11:39am

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday announced the launch of its CDC Influenza application for clinicians and other healthcare professionals on the Apple platform.

01/07/2013 - 11:31am

Topical pain relievers may be better suited for joint pain, according to a report published in the January 2013 issue of the Harvard Men's Health Watch.

01/07/2013 - 10:49am

Drug maker Prasco Labs has launched an authorized generic version of a drug used to treat heavy menstrual bleeding, the company said.

01/04/2013 - 3:38pm

The March of Dimes is launching a campaign to encourage expectant mothers to take folic acid to prevent birth defects, the group said Friday.

01/03/2013 - 2:35pm

Par Pharmaceutical Cos. has started shipping two formulations of a generic drug for treating migraines, the company said.

01/03/2013 - 1:21pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic drug for heavy menstrual bleeding made by Watson Pharmaceuticals, the drug maker said.

01/03/2013 - 1:13pm

A court has ruled in favor of Indian generic drug maker Ranbaxy Labs in a case concerning a generic blood pressure drug, the legal firm representing the drug maker said.