02/25/2015 - 12:45pm

In 10 years, the percentage of opioid analgesic users who used an opioid analgesic stronger than morphine increased from 17% to 37%, NCHS reported Wednesday. 

02/24/2015 - 4:42pm

Mylan has been appointed as the exclusive India distributor of Sovaldi (sofosbuvir 400mg tablets) and Harvoni (ledipasvir 90mg/sofosbuvir 400 mg tablets) for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C, by Gilead Sciences. 

02/24/2015 - 4:32pm

Researchers found that switching glaucoma patients to a generic prostaglandin analogue improved adherence. 

 

02/24/2015 - 4:10pm

The Food and Drug Administration is looking into enabling holders of abbreviated new drug applications to unilaterally update their generic drug product labels prior to any branded drug change. 

02/24/2015 - 3:41pm

Lupin will bring to market a generic version of Lumigan solution, the company announced. 

02/24/2015 - 2:07pm

According to the latest Walgreens Flu Index, flu activity is no longer picking up across the West Coast and in Texas. 

02/23/2015 - 1:13pm

A centralized notification system for immunization reminders would significantly improve childhood immunization rates, according to a study pubished in  JAMA Pediatrics

02/20/2015 - 3:33pm

Actavis on Friday gained approval for a generic version of Reckitt Benckiser's Subutex, indicated for the treatment of opioid dependence.

02/20/2015 - 12:13pm

The recently introduced Ensuring Patient Access and Effective Drug Enforcement Act of 2015 receives support from the National Association of Chain Drug Stores.