March 1, 2011

Patients who take generic antidepressants will remain as adherent as those who take brand-name drugs to treat the condition, according to a new study.

February 23, 2011

Drug maker Forest Labs plans to acquire the developer of a recently approved antidepressant.

January 5, 2011

BALTIMORE — If the government paid for drug cost incentives for Medicare patients with congestive heart failure, the program could recoup those costs and more by spending less on expensive hospitalizations for patients. 


That finding was one of several to emerge from research conducted by pharmacy students at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy. The four students presented their findings on elderly drug adherence at the annual meeting of the Gerontology Society of America in New Orleans.

November 29, 2010

A generic drug maker announced that the Food and Drug Administration has granted tentative approval for its version of a popular antidepressant.

October 26, 2010

British drug maker GlaxoSmithKline will pay nearly $1 billion to the U.S. government to settle...

October 18, 2010

A U.S. District Court denied a motion for a preliminary injunction filed by Mylan to...

October 14, 2010

When a patient isn’t showing a response to a medication, a common tactic the doctor...

September 26, 2010

Nutramax Labs recently launched its Samsyl dietary supplement for liver health. Samsyl contains a blend...

September 21, 2010

A U.S. District Court has blocked Canadian generic drug maker Apotex from selling generic versions...

August 30, 2010

A new study conducted by investigators at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital suggested...

August 25, 2010

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries has launched a generic version of a weekly formulation of a popular...

August 10, 2010

The drug market for unipolar depression will get smaller over the next decade due to...

June 28, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first generic version of an extended-release antidepressant...

May 31, 2010

A new Consumer Reports health survey found that nearly 80% of respondents seeking treatment for...

March 15, 2010

Burglars stole $70 million worth of prescription drugs from an Eli Lilly warehouse, according to...