November 20, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug by GlaxoSmithKline for treating chronic immune...

November 20, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration sped up the approval process to allowing changes in the...

November 20, 2008

The Generic Pharmaceutical Association praised a Federal Trade Commission’s roundtable that included a discussion about...

November 20, 2008

Kirby Lester announced Thursday that it had sold several of its KL 15df pill-counting machines...

November 20, 2008

The number of people getting EpiPens has increased dramatically, according to IMS Health data....

November 20, 2008

With a grant from pharmaceutical firm Wyeth, the National Association of Chain Drug Stores Foundation...

November 20, 2008

Take Care Health Systems, which is owned by Walgreens, has opened another retail-based health clinic...

November 20, 2008

A drug by Takeda Pharmaceutical for treating gout does not increase the risk of heart...

November 20, 2008

Rep. Henry Waxman, D-Calif., on Thursday was voted in as chairman of the Committee on...

November 19, 2008

Several deaths have brought phase 3 clinical trials of a cancer drug by Amgen and...

November 19, 2008

A professional organization for pharmacists has enlisted comedian Brad Sherwood to create an educational campaign...

November 19, 2008

While it challenges Teva’s sales of a generic version of one of its drugs, AstraZeneca...

November 19, 2008

The day after Teva announced that it would begin selling a generic version of AstraZeneca’s...

November 19, 2008

Elan Corp. has appointed Carlos Paya as president, the company announced Thursday....

November 19, 2008

Two Georgia Winn-Dixie stores are now offering more than 400 generic prescription drugs for $3.99...

November 19, 2008

The expected nomination of former Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle, D-S.D., to become the next...

November 19, 2008

Pfizer has withdrawn its application to switch 50 mg Viagra tablets from prescription to OTC...

November 19, 2008

An eight-member jury in Atlantic City, N.J. found that Roche’s acne medication Accutane caused severe...

November 19, 2008

The United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued a patent to Salix Pharmaceuticals for...

November 19, 2008

French drug maker Sanofi-Aventis has reached a settlement with two generic drug makers over their...

November 19, 2008

Walgreens has stated that it will offer services to patients whose prescription drug coverage could...

November 18, 2008

The first new topical acne drug to win Food and Drug Administration approval in a...

November 18, 2008

A cancer-fighting drug by Amgen may kill tumors better if combined with other cancer drugs,...

November 18, 2008

CVS/pharmacy is getting a head start on the holidays by kicking off a week-long promotion...