December 2, 2010

A growing drug-treated population will cause the Type 2 diabetes drug market in China to increase to $2.5 billion by 2014 ...

November 22, 2010

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J. Par Pharmaceutical has begun shipments of a generic treatment for asthma, the drug maker said Monday.

Par announced that it started shipping zafirlukast tablets in the 10-mg and 20-mg strengths. The drug is a generic version of AstraZeneca’s Accolate.

Accolate has sales of $50 million in the United States per year, according to IMS Health.

November 21, 2010

Indian generic drug maker Dr. Reddy’s Labs has launched a version of an asthma drug...

October 27, 2010

Many Type 2 diabetes patients who use the drug Onglyza (saxagliptin) switched to that drug...

October 13, 2010

AstraZeneca is launching a new campaign focused on depression, the Anglo-Swedish drug maker said Thursday....

October 5, 2010

AstraZeneca will provide medications free of charge to qualifying patients in Sacramento, Calif., through its...

September 29, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has given tentative approval to a generic cholesterol drug made...

September 26, 2010

Supermarket chain Stater Bros. is marking National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October by giving...

September 23, 2010

An investigational diabetes drug works as well as a generic already on the market, according...

September 22, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has accepted AstraZeneca’s regulatory application for an investigational cancer drug,...

September 14, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has extended the amount of review time for an AstraZeneca...

September 12, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new dosage of an AstraZeneca drug for...

September 6, 2010

With September marked as National Cholesterol Education Month, drug maker AstraZeneca is using the occasion...

August 29, 2010

AstraZeneca's biologics unit has received a second complete response letter from the Food and Drug...

August 8, 2010

Anglo-Swedish drug maker AstraZeneca has settled 17,500 product liability cases involving one of its drugs,...

July 15, 2010

It’s been said many times that the people you know are as important as what...

July 8, 2010

Roxane Labs announced Thursday the launch of two new generic drugs....

June 30, 2010

Anglo-Swedish drug maker AstraZeneca has created a savings card for users of one of its...

June 29, 2010

The U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware has upheld the patent on a...

June 28, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved two new generic versions of a drug for...

June 21, 2010

An investigational drug used by Type 2 diabetes treatment-naive adult patients showed statistically significant reductions...

June 21, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic, injectable antibiotic....

June 9, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has given tentative approval to Dr. Reddy’s Labs for a...

June 6, 2010

From sophisticated computer-generated animation to camera work worthy of Hollywood to celebrity endorsements, direct-to-consumer drug...