01/16/2012 - 2:19pm

The Food and Drug Administration's latest message to consumers and healthcare professionals seems like a no-brainer: "Insulin pens are not for sharing."

01/16/2012 - 10:33am

The Food and Drug Administration has finished and sent to Congress its recommendations for a proposed Generic Drug User Fee Act, drawing praise from the generic drug industry.

01/12/2012 - 10:56am

Prasco Labs will act as the distributor for an authorized generic version of a Shire anticonvulsant drug, the company said Thursday.

01/10/2012 - 10:56am

Generic drug maker Hospira has enrolled the first patient in a late-stage clinical trial of a biosimilar drug for treating kidney disease.

01/09/2012 - 12:59pm

Drug maker Perrigo is buying a privately owned distributor of diabetes products, the company said Monday.

01/09/2012 - 10:34am

Generic drug maker Mylan is challenging the patent on a drug used to treat diabetes, the company said Monday.

01/06/2012 - 1:42pm

Sandoz has launched a shampoo used to treat severe scalp psoriasis, the generic drug maker said.

01/04/2012 - 12:49pm

Perrigo last week announced that it has received final Food and Drug Administration approval for its generic prescription allergy remedy desloratadine 5 mg, the generic equivalent to Schering-Plough's Clarinex.

01/04/2012 - 11:26am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic version of a drug for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder made by Actavis, the drug maker said Wednesday.