October 14, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved two generic drugs by Mylan for treating hypertension,...

October 14, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a Watson Pharmaceuticals generic drug for treating high...

October 13, 2010

Drug maker Teva Pharmaceuticals has launched a generic treatment for Parkinson’s disease, Teva said....

October 12, 2010

Lupin Pharmaceuticals received regulatory approval last week for its generic antihypertensive agents, the drug maker...

October 11, 2010

Pfizer will buy King Pharmaceuticals for $3.6 billion, Pfizer said Tuesday....

October 7, 2010

The drug industry is undergoing a major paradigm shift. Companies that traditionally have relied on...

October 7, 2010

Swiss drug maker Roche has bought the rights to an investigative treatment for hepatitis C,...

October 6, 2010

Watson Pharmaceuticals has settled a patent lawsuit with Endo Pharmaceuticals concerning an Endo prescription painkiller,...

October 5, 2010

Pfizer on Wednesday announced the completion of its acquisition of a privately held drug discovery...

October 4, 2010

Ranbaxy has won the right to sell a generic version of an Alzheimer’s disease drug...

October 4, 2010

Generic drug maker Watson Pharmaceuticals is seeking approval for a generic treatment for Parkinson’s disease,...

October 3, 2010

Privately owned drug-development company ProteoTech will work with a Chinese company to develop a drug...

September 29, 2010

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

September 29, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration declined to approve a Teva biosimilar, the generic drug maker...

September 27, 2010

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

September 26, 2010

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

September 26, 2010

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

September 26, 2010

Winc Design is launching its Charlie Banana brand of environmentally friendly cloth diapers and baby...

September 26, 2010

The generics subsidiary of Pfizer is launching a new business focused on authorized generics. Greenstone...

September 26, 2010

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

September 26, 2010

Greenstone announced the launch of an authorized generic version of the Alzheimer’s disease drug Aricept...

September 26, 2010

For all its successes, the generic drug industry has had a lot to worry about...

September 23, 2010

Perrigo has filed for regulatory approval of a generic version of an over-the-counter medication for...

September 23, 2010

Drug maker Warner Chilcott will buy the U.S. rights to a treatment for overactive bladder...