April 28, 2014

Forest Labs and Furiex Pharmaceuticals on Monday announced that Forest will acquire Furiex for $95 per share, or approximately $1.1 billion in cash.

August 21, 2013

Entera Health has launched a new prescription medical food product for patients with intestinal disorders, the company said.

August 30, 2012

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug for treating bowel diseases made by Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, the agency said Thursday.

March 8, 2011

The Food and Drug Administration declined to approve a drug made by Salix Pharmaceuticals for irritable bowel syndrome, Salix said Tuesday.

December 16, 2010

An investigational treatment for irritable bowel syndrome could become a blockbuster by the end of the decade, according to a report by Decision Resources.

August 26, 2010

Topical BioMedics on Thursday announced that its Topricin pain relief and healing cream has been...

June 2, 2010

Tioga Pharmaceuticals has started a late-stage clinical trial of an investigational drug for irritable bowel...

May 19, 2010

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued a patent to Salix Pharmaceuticals for a...

May 18, 2010

Soligenix has obtained a patent for a drug to treat irritable bowel syndrome, the drug...

January 3, 2010

A Mayo Clinic research study published in the January issue of The American Journal of...