Lupin announced Thursday that it will acquire Gavis Pharmaceuticals and Novel Laboratories in a $880 million, cash- and debt-free transaction.
Novartis will be able to introduce Sandoz’s Zarxio (filgrastim) after Sept. 2, the U.S. Court of Appeal for the Federal Circuit ruled Wednesday.
Aurobindo Pharma announced Tuesday that the Food and Drug Administration had approved its generic version of Tambocor in 50-, 100- and 150-mg dosage strengths
According to NCPA CEO Douglas Hoey, independents dispensing generic medicines at a loss is not a sustainable business model.
Access to healthcare drove 82.9% more blood pressure screenings and 26.9% more diabetes screenings.
Patients surfing the content on Elsevier's Health Library can search by a specific condition or diagnosis or move through an easy-to-skim, A-to-Z list of healthcare topics.
Amneal Pharmaceuticals has introduced four new products since June.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership is setting a precedent that effectively can't be rolled back in the future, according to Congress leaders who hosted a press conference Friday morning.
Injectable and infusion drug company Hospira announced Thursday that the Food and Drug Administration had approved its bivalirudin injection, a generic of the Medicine Company’s Angiomax.
Ralph Neas, president and CEO of the Generic Pharmaceutical Association, issued a statement last month criticizing the FDA at the organization’s public meeting on the Generic Drug User Free Act.
As many as 12% of pet owners have bought health insurance for their animals. And among millennials, that number jumps to 19%.
Increasing access to birth control through the pharmacy may pose a challenge - will pharmacists who counsel patients on family planning be reimbursed for their efforts?
A collection of eight consumer groups have written to Federal Trade Commission chair Edith Ramirez in opposition of the ongoing potential merger between pharmaceutical companies Teva and Mylan.
Almost half of all people in an employer wellness program and with a chronic condition learned of their health status through that wellness program.
The new guidelines have been expected to increase the number of statin-eligible adults by almost 13 million.
Both Mylan and Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories have announced the launch of their generic version of dementia drug Namenda.
As many as 84% of Americans want the full array of cough, cold and allergy remedies in the drug store aisles even if they aren't sick at the time.
Illinois may be about to place a lock down on all prescribed hydrocodone painkillers.
The Food and Drug Administration warns patients that prolonged use of NSAIDs could increase risk of heart attack or stroke.
The White House has nominated Andy Slavitt, an advocate of data-driven health innovation, to serve as the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ administrator.
The average lost time worker's compensation claim for workers using opioid painkillers can total as much as $117,000 — 900% higher than the cost for workers who do not take opioid painkillers, the National Safety Council says.
Shopper’s Drug Mart and Loblaw pharmacy are partnering with the Partnership for a Drug Free Canada for the National Medicine Take-Back Campaign.
Congress pressures CMS to create regulatory framework around generic drug price transparency.
Mylan announced Thursday that it had launched its generic version of Valeant’s Targretin (bexarotene) 75-mg capsules.
PillPack's Medication Reminders mobile app uses geo-tracking sensors to create custom reminders based on location, activity or time.