09/16/2013 - 12:15pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic chemotherapy pill for treating colorectal and breast cancers, the agency said Monday.

09/16/2013 - 10:44am

The Food and Drug Administration is barring the importation of drugs from another one of Ranbaxy Labs' plants in India, the agency said Monday.

09/16/2013 - 9:44am

Actavis has launched a generic drug for post-shingles pain under an agreement with the branded drug's manufacturers, the company said Monday.

09/13/2013 - 1:23pm

Actavis has launched a generic version of an extended-release opioid painkiller, the company said.

09/13/2013 - 9:21am

Companies that make long-acting opioid painkillers will be required to conduct studies to assess their safety, while use of the drugs will be restricted, under new requirements from the Food and Drug Administration.

09/12/2013 - 10:32am

The news that the Food and Drug Administration exceeded its hiring goals for a push that began last year to speed up review of generic drug approval applications is music to the ears of a trade group representing the industry.

09/11/2013 - 10:35am

The Food and Drug Administration has exceeded its goals for hiring new staff as part of a user-fee law for generic drugs, according to an internal memo sent to staff members.

09/11/2013 - 8:08am

According to Kantar Media's 2013 pharmacy study released last month, pharmacists are making more OTC product recommendations than prescription product recommendations per day.

09/10/2013 - 1:37pm

Ranbaxy Labs recently marked the 20th anniversary of its operations in Russia, the India-based generic drug company announced.