05/15/2013 - 12:05pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic migraine drug made by Mylan, the company said Wednesday.

05/14/2013 - 3:12pm

Finals can be a stressful time for any college or graduate student, with many hours spent studying and few spent socializing or relaxing. But many students are using prescription drugs to get through finals, according to a new study.

05/14/2013 - 3:00pm

Teva Health Systems has launched a generic injectable drug for small-cell lung cancer, the company said.

05/14/2013 - 2:14pm

Americans and their health care plans are spending less on medicines and health services. Is that a good thing?

05/14/2013 - 11:03am

Actavis is continuing to pursue a plan to buy Irish drug maker Warner Chilcott, as the U.S.-based company announced Tuesday its total number of shares and share-purchase options in order to comply with Ireland's merger-and-acquisition rules.

05/14/2013 - 8:58am

A study conducted by researchers at CVS Caremark and Brigham and Women's Hospital and published in the May issue of the American Heart Journal found that non-white patients had 50% greater odds of statin medication nonadherence compared with white patients, while women had 10% greater odds of statin nonadherence compared with men.

05/14/2013 - 8:42am

A Harris Interactive poll released found that 44% of all adults reported getting their flu shot this past season, the second time flu shot penetration has reached that high in four years, and even more are expected to get a flu shot next season.

05/13/2013 - 3:31pm

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie signed legislation into law that will allow patients using prescription eye drops to get early refills in order to prevent interruptions in therapy.

05/13/2013 - 2:49pm

The Generic Pharmaceutical Association has promoted Jason Money to associate VP federal government affairs, the trade group said Monday.