August 26, 2010

Pfizer reported mixed results this week in a late-stage clinical trial combining two drugs in...

August 25, 2010

Novartis on Thursday announced that it has completed its purchase of Alcon stock from Nestle,...

August 25, 2010

Biotech drug maker Genzyme’s takeover by French drug maker Sanofi-Aventis may have run into trouble,...

August 25, 2010

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries has launched a generic version of a weekly formulation of a popular...

August 23, 2010

Generic drug maker Impax Labs is hoping to win approval for a generic cholesterol-lowering drug....

August 23, 2010

French drug maker Sanofi-Aventis is suing to stop Sandoz’ generic version of its blood thinner...

August 22, 2010

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries has introduced a generic drug for lowering patients’ blood pressure, the world’s...

August 18, 2010

Swiss drug maker Biogen Idec will develop and commercialize an investigational drug as a treatment...

August 17, 2010

Shire has decided to withdraw its blood pressure drug from the market, the drug maker...

August 16, 2010

The global market for vaccines grew to more than $20 billion last year, according to...

August 15, 2010

A lot of generic drug companies have conducted business in the branded drug market on...

August 11, 2010

The main lobbying group for the generic drug industry said federal authorities erred in projecting...

August 9, 2010

Generic drug maker Watson Pharmaceuticals posted strong sales for second quarter 2010, according to an...

August 9, 2010

French drug maker Sanofi-Aventis and a division of San Diego-based nonprofit community health system Scripps...

August 9, 2010

Israeli drug maker Teva Pharmaceutical Industries has finished its $5 billion acquisition of German generic...

August 8, 2010

Generic drug maker Dr. Reddy’s has launched in India the world’s first follow-on version of...

August 5, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new formulation of a chemotherapy drug made...

August 3, 2010

Pfizer had a big increase in sales and a modest increase in profits during second...

August 3, 2010

Generic drug maker Watson Pharmaceuticals has appointed two new executives this week....

August 2, 2010

Actavis on Tuesday announced the reintroduction of its FeverAll acetaminophen suppositories to retail following the...

August 2, 2010

Hospira had net sales of $968 million and profits of $83.5 million in second quarter...

August 2, 2010

French drug maker Sanofi-Aventis has made an offer for Genzyme, according to published reports....

August 2, 2010

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries got closer to finishing its $5 billion acquisition of German drug maker...

August 1, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a treatment for muscle spasms and twitches....