01/05/2015 - 3:20pm

Mylan announced the introduction of valsartan tablets USP in 40-, 80-, 160- and 320-mg dosage strengths. 

12/29/2014 - 2:08pm

Telemedicine and a growing demand for biopharmaceutical medications were among the top trends in health care in 2014, according to Kalorama Information.

12/29/2014 - 11:46am

In a staff memo, the Office of Generics Drug’s acting director, Kathleen Uhl, vowed to take action on 90% of the abbreviated new drug application backlog before October 2017, and has appointed Ted Sherwood as acting director of OGD’s Office of Regulatory Operations to help with the improvements, FDANews.com has reported.

12/22/2014 - 11:25am

Sandoz has announced the U.S. market introduction of estradiol transdermal system, an authorized generic version of Vivelle-Dot, which is marketed by Novartis Pharmaceuticals.

12/22/2014 - 11:21am

Mylan has announced the U.S. launch of its Estradiol Transdermal System USP, 0.025 mg/day, 0.0375 mg/day, 0.05 mg/day, 0.075 mg/day and 0.1 mg/day (twice weekly), which is the generic version of Novartis' Vivelle-DOT.

12/18/2014 - 12:59pm

The U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging unveiled a new bipartisan report earlier this week that focuses on ways to increase the use of generic drugs within the Medicare Part D program.

12/18/2014 - 11:44am

Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories announced Tuesday that it has launched Valganciclovir Tablets USP 450 mg, a therapeutic equivalent generic version of the antiviral Valcyte (Valganciclovir) tablets, in the U.S. market.

12/17/2014 - 11:59am

The Generic Pharmaceutical Association on Wednesday expressed concerns that the current structure of the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement (TPP) will impede generic utilization.

12/16/2014 - 1:24pm

The flu continues to pick up in pockets of the Midwest and across the South, according to the latest Walgreens Flu Index report, a weekly report developed to provide state- and market-specific information regarding flu activity.