September 27, 2010

Endo Pharmaceuticals will acquire generic drug maker Qualitest Pharmaceuticals for $1.2 billion, Endo said Tuesday....

September 27, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday issued warning letters to three companies that manufacture...

September 27, 2010

GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare is urging the Food and Drug Administration to remove smokeless tobacco products...

September 27, 2010

In an effort to further connect customers to their pharmacy, Kerr Drug now is offering...

September 27, 2010

A healthcare technology company that uses social media and self-management tools to help people...

September 27, 2010

Kmart Pharmacy is introducing an incentive program by which customers will be rewarded for transferring...

September 27, 2010

Pfizer has halted a late-stage trial of a drug therapy in men with prostate cancer,...

September 27, 2010

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now is recommending that everybody older than 6...

September 27, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic version of a drug for a...

September 27, 2010

The Hart-Scott-Rodino waiting period for Bristol-Myers Squibb’s acquisition of Seattle-based biotech company ZymoGenetics has expired,...

September 26, 2010

Biosimilars, biogenerics, follow-on biologics—whatever the designation one prefers for knockoffs of biotech drugs—they will soon...

September 26, 2010

An investigational drug made by Johnson & Johnson for treating pain showed significant reduction in...

September 26, 2010

As I write this column, it’s the final Super Tuesday primaries in eight states, including...

September 26, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new oral contraceptive from Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals....

September 26, 2010

More than a dozen top Food and Drug Administration officials will meet with generic drug...

September 26, 2010

Hi-Tech Pharmacal will market a generic version of a drug used to treat opioid dependence,...

September 26, 2010

Federal efforts to simplify and standardize the information that patients receive with their prescription medications...

September 26, 2010

Kerr Drug hosted U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan Aug. 16 for a pharmacy and health center...

September 26, 2010

Nestle will set up a health-and-wellness division to address such problems as obesity, cardiovascular disease,...

September 26, 2010

One week after Walgreens announced that it was offering pertussis immunizations at its California locations,...

September 26, 2010

Omron Healthcare earlier this month joined forces with “The Dr. Oz Show” in an integrated...

September 26, 2010

Speaking with one voice, the nation’s largest chain and independent pharmacy groups gave a thumbs-up...

September 26, 2010

Many generic drug companies have long marketed branded drugs on the side, but lately, some...

September 26, 2010

Coke Zero’s Playbook of Possibilities will launch an online game to challenge fans to create...