November 29, 2012

Just how much of an impact the loss of patent protection can have on a blockbuster drug became clear earlier this year.


August 29, 2012

A panel of outside advisers to the Food and Drug Administration has backed wider use for Abbott Labs’ rheumatoid arthritis drug, Humira, for treating a type of inflammatory bowel disease.

April 11, 2012

Move over, Lipitor: There's a new top drug on the market, according to published reports.

March 2, 2012

A generic drug maker has launched its version of an Abbott Labs drug.

March 2, 2012

Watson has launched an authorized generic drug for treating postmenopausal women, the company said Friday.

November 7, 2011

A large number of patients with a serious form of arthritis experienced improvement in their condition after taking a drug made by Abbott Labs for three months, according to results of a late-stage clinical trial announced Monday.

April 20, 2011

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores announced on Wednesday that Joel Kurzman has joined its state government affairs team as a director.

November 29, 2010

Generic drug maker Impax Labs is challenging the patent covering a drug used to treat high cholesterol, the company said Friday.

June 28, 2010

Abbott Labs may sell off its flu vaccine business, according to published reports....

April 12, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration will start phasing out asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease...