05/22/2014 - 10:18am

Chirag Patel — co-CEO, chairman and co-founder of Amneal Pharmaceuticals — will be honored with the Alumnus of Distinction Award at New Jersey City University’s American Dream Gala on June 5.

05/22/2014 - 9:37am

Surescripts on Wednesday announced its service has routed more than 1 billion electronic prescriptions in 2013, representing a majority (58%) of all eligible prescriptions in the United States, sent by 73% of all office-based physicians.

05/21/2014 - 12:09pm

According to a report published Monday by JAMA Pediatrics, cost-related barriers to care among children with asthma are concentrated among low-income families with higher cost-sharing levels.

05/16/2014 - 10:34am

Abbott announced a definitive agreement to acquire Latin American pharmaceutical company CFR Pharmaceuticals, more than doubling its Latin American branded generics pharmaceutical presence the company reported.

05/15/2014 - 1:22pm

Greenstone announced the introduction of rifabutin capsules to its product line. The drug is the authorized generic version of Mycobutin.

05/15/2014 - 12:53pm

The stampede of big-selling branded medicines that hurtled off the patent cliff in 2011 and 2012 has slowed to a relative trickle.

05/15/2014 - 12:52pm

Call it the triumph of irrationality over self-interest. Healthcare experts and pharmacy leaders have been grappling with the challenge of patient nonadherence for decades.

05/15/2014 - 11:48am

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Wednesday released guidance advising practitioners to offer an HIV prevention pill to healthy individuals who are at high risk for an HIV infection, according to published reports.

05/15/2014 - 11:39am

Actavis has reached an agreement with Janssen Pharmaceuticals to continue supplying the authorized generic version of Janssen's Concerta (methylphenidate hydrochloride extended-release tablets), the company announced.