12/14/2012 - 3:29pm

A federal court has ruled in favor of AstraZeneca in a case regarding a cholesterol drug, the company said.

12/11/2012 - 3:37pm

The Supreme Court will review settlements between branded and generic drug companies that critics say delay patients' access to cheaper drug treatments, according to published reports.

12/11/2012 - 1:33pm

The New York Department of Health on Monday announced that reported cases of influenza are increasing throughout New York, and flu activity in the state is now considered to be widespread, with laboratory-confirmed cases in more than half the regions.

12/11/2012 - 11:56am

The Food and Drug Administration is allowing a drug made by Eisai for treating gastroesophageal reflux disease to retain its market exclusivity for six months past the original expiration date, the company said.

12/10/2012 - 4:50pm

The American Heart Association has joined a group of patient and provider organizations promoting safe use of a commonly used class of painkillers.

12/10/2012 - 11:35am

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday reported that the national incidence of influenza-like illness dropped below the national baseline of 2.2%.

12/07/2012 - 4:18pm

AffordRx.com is making a prescription discount card that offers savings of up to 75% at more than 56,000 pharmacies across the country available to all residents of the United States, the company said.

12/07/2012 - 12:12pm

The state health department in Massachusetts has made changes to the state's pharmacy board and leveled sanctions against three pharmacies in the wake of a nationwide meningitis outbreak traced to a compounding pharmacy in the state, the department said.

12/07/2012 - 11:51am

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