May 2, 2010

Drug maker Abbott has sued a Watson Pharmaceuticals subsidiary over its attempt to market a...

April 15, 2010

Taking medications is like doing household chores or getting called for jury duty: Everybody would...

April 8, 2010

Once again, government seems to be mangling the delicate balance among pharmacies, generic drug suppliers...

March 30, 2010

A licensing agreement between AstraZeneca and Rigel Pharmaceuticals for a rheumatoid arthritis treatment has gone...

March 29, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic drug for treating restless leg syndrome,...

March 29, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has declined to approve an application for a cholesterol drug...

March 29, 2010

The Federal Trade Commission’s crusade against patent settlements between branded and generic drug makers moved...

March 29, 2010

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office plans to uphold the patent protection of a blockbuster...

March 29, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has given a tentative approval to a generic drug for...

March 29, 2010

Many people have a lot to say about the recently passed healthcare bill, but generic...

March 28, 2010

The number of patients receiving unapproved prescription drugs appears to be in the millions, according...

March 25, 2010

After more than a year that spawned bitter debate, a tea party, a growing divide...

March 25, 2010

Oramed Pharmaceuticals has finished a mid-stage clinical trial of a pill-based treatment for Type 2...

March 25, 2010

GlaxoSmithKline earlier this week named Emma Walmsley to the post of president, consumer healthcare Europe...

March 24, 2010

Innovation is the way to improve quality and access to health care while controlling costs,...

March 23, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has given orphan drug designation to a vaccine for Type...

March 23, 2010

A pharmacy school in the Volunteer State has received a $4.5 million donation from the...

March 22, 2010

A mid-stage clinical trial program to investigate a Merck KGaA cancer vaccine has been put...

March 21, 2010

Passage of the mammoth health-reform bill Sunday night by the U.S. House of Representatives is...

March 21, 2010

Merck & Co. has responded to a warning by the Food and Drug Administration about...

March 21, 2010

While calling it “not perfect,” an organization representing the country’s drug manufacturers called the healthcare-reform...

March 18, 2010

Drug companies had better take a close look at their portfolios and make sure they...

March 18, 2010

Patients taking a common drug for treating high cholesterol may be at increased risk of...

March 18, 2010

A U.S. drug maker has bought a manufacturer of branded generics and OTC products in...