03/24/2011 - 11:47am

GlaxoSmithKline withdrew all regulatory approval applications for a drug designed to cut men's risk of developing prostate cancer.

03/22/2011 - 9:13am

Cephalon plans to acquire a privately owned company developing treatments for cancer, Cephalon said Monday.

03/22/2011 - 8:06am

J. Michael Pearson has been appointed to chairman of the board at Valeant Pharmaceuticals, the drug maker said Tuesday.

03/21/2011 - 1:52pm

Patients with bleeding disorders could be eligible for a scholarship from a specialty pharmacy provider that specializes in treating them.

03/15/2011 - 2:53pm

Drug maker Fleming Pharmaceuticals is increasing production of a drug for preventing thyroid cancer in response to the nuclear crisis in Japan.

03/15/2011 - 2:34pm

Two organizations focused on chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder have joined Drive4COPD, an organization founded by drug maker Boehringer Ingelheim that seeks to raise awareness of the disease.

03/15/2011 - 1:15pm

A drug under investigation as a treatment for a rare genetic disorder that causes abnormally high triglyceride levels in the blood has received orphan-drug designation from the Food and Drug Administration.

03/15/2011 - 1:09pm

A drug used to prevent stroke in patients with a form of atrial fibrillation has won preferred Tier 2 formulary status with pharmacy benefit managers Medco Health Solutions and CVS Caremark.

03/15/2011 - 9:38am

Specialty pharmacy provider The Apothecary Shops has opened its 18th store, the company said Monday.