02/19/2014 - 11:31am

The Food and Drug Administration announced the initiation of the Secure Supply Chain Pilot Program to enhance the security of imported drugs.

02/18/2014 - 4:16pm

Now that most generics have declined in cost, plans will look for new ways to control health spend and ensure that generics are being used whenever possible.

02/18/2014 - 4:16pm

The federal agency in charge of Medicare is pushing for a major overhaul of its Medicare Part D drug benefit program for seniors.

02/18/2014 - 4:16pm

Recent strategic business initiatives are granting wholesalers more generic drug purchasing power than ever before.

02/18/2014 - 4:16pm

From 2012 to 2017, global spending on medicines will increase from $205 billion to $235 billion, according to IMS Health. By 2017, 36% of the spend will be on generics, a number that is 9% more than the percentage in 2013.

02/18/2014 - 4:16pm

“No one gets paid unless patients improve adherence.”

02/18/2014 - 4:12pm

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries announced that the Food and Drug Administration has granted final approval for its generic version of Temodar temozolomide capsules in 5-mg, 20-mg, 100-mg 140-mg, 180-mg and 250-mg form.

02/18/2014 - 3:34pm

In a blog post updated Friday, Food and Drug Administration commissioner Margaret Hamburg addressed two challenges facing Indian drug manufacturers — approval times for abbreviated new drug applications and quality inspections.

02/18/2014 - 2:51pm

Roxane Labs on Tuesday announced the introduction of doxercalciferol capsules, available in strengths of 0.5-mcg, 1-mcg, and 2.5-mcg in 50-count bottles for immediate shipment to wholesalers and pharmacies across the nation.