February 1, 2010

Upsher-Smith has launched a new formulation of its PreNexa prescription prenatal vitamins, the drug maker...

January 31, 2010

The Consumer Healthcare Products Association on Saturday announced a legislative line for consumers to call...

January 31, 2010

Electronic prescribing platform provider Surescripts said Monday that Paul Uhrig, the company’s general counsel, EVP...

January 31, 2010

With the defeat of Democrat Martha Coakley by Republican Scott Brown in the race to fill the seat of late Massachusetts Sen. Ted Kennedy, and the loss of the Democrats’ filibuster-proof majority in the Senate, the healthcare-reform bill stands on a knife’s edge. And how will pharmacies be reimbursed for dispensing generic drugs to Medicaid and Medicare patients if a health overhaul bill fails to pass? These topics, along with the issue of patent settlements vexing the branded and generic drug industries and a new GAO study showing that drug costs are soaring, are explored in depth in the latest installment of the ECRM Generics report.

January 31, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration hopes to “transform” its oversight of medical product and food...

January 31, 2010

Watson Pharmaceuticals and HRA Pharma have signed a deal whereby Watson will become the commercial...

January 28, 2010

The news that Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida is wading into the retail landscape...

January 28, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic version of a prescription laxative made...

January 28, 2010

Relative to the national chains, independent pharmacies have limited resources and, given the importance and...

January 28, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has given approval to a generic version of a drug...

January 28, 2010

In a letter to Rep. Stephen Lynch, D-Mass., the National Community Pharmacists Association’s chief executive...

January 28, 2010

Was the massive effort by the White House and congressional Democrats to overhaul the nation’s...

January 27, 2010

A healthcare services company Wednesday reported positive second-quarter results....

January 27, 2010

Following President Obama's State of the Union Address to Congress and a response from Gov....

January 27, 2010

The nation's leading healthcare accreditation and education organization has issued a call for entries for...

January 26, 2010

Nair, a Church & Dwight brand, is looking to help beauty mavens get beach ready...

January 26, 2010

A topical treatment for post-herpetic neuralgia, more commonly known as shingles, has received an orphan...

January 26, 2010

A pharmacy benefit manager is gearing up to create a new independent, nonprofit charitable organization...

January 26, 2010

Gold Bond, a Chattem Inc. brand, has announced the launch of its first hand sanitizer...

January 26, 2010

Vitamin D may improve bone health, but it also may lower one's risk of colorectal...

January 25, 2010

Take Care Health Systems, which is owned by Walgreens, has contracted with Blue Cross Blue...

January 25, 2010

WALTHAM, Mass. A once-weekly treatment for Type 2 diabetes will likely become a popular treatment...

January 25, 2010

Senate Finance Committee chair Max Baucus, D-Mont., and ranking member Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, have sent...

January 25, 2010

Daniel Vasella will step down as CEO of Novartis to focus on his position as...