January 5, 2009

A ranking system to help patients find the doctor they want is expanding to North...

January 5, 2009

CVS/pharmacy announced on Tuesday that members of its ExtraCare loyalty card program received more than...

January 5, 2009

Indian generic drug maker Dr. Reddy’s Labs hopes to begin marketing its diabetes drug balaglitazone...

January 5, 2009

The Emerson Group on Monday named 19-year veteran Ed Morgan a full partner of the...

January 5, 2009

Endo Pharmaceuticals has marked the beginning of 2009 with an announcement that it will acquire...

January 5, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic drug for treating edema, glaucoma and...

January 5, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug for treating arrhythmia....

January 5, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration has given orphan drug designation to tesetaxel, a new cancer...

January 5, 2009

Galderma Labs has announced the availability of a topical gel for treating acne....

January 5, 2009

GeneThera may soon merge with a publicly traded company, GeneThera announced Monday....

January 5, 2009

Supermarket retailer Harris Teeter kicked off the new year by rolling out a free wellness...

January 5, 2009

Biotech company Immunogen has appointed a new CEO....

January 5, 2009

Specialty medicines contributed to a large increase in drug approvals by the Food and Drug...

January 5, 2009

Merck & Co. has asked the Food and Drug Administration to approve its genital warts...

January 5, 2009

Hitting back against what it argues is inadequate or biased coverage of a health care...

January 5, 2009

A Swiss biotech company announced Monday that Pfizer’s vaccine division has taken commercial licenses for...

January 5, 2009

A contract research organization and a large drug maker have entered a partnership to test...

January 5, 2009

People cutting back on their calories as part of their New Year’s resolutions may be...

January 5, 2009

The number of people in the United States with multiple chronic diseases has increased, according...

January 5, 2009

Take Care Health Systems, which is owned by Walgreens, has announced the opening of a...

January 5, 2009

Wegmans is offering loyalty customers free prescriptions of oral antibiotics during this year’s cough-and-cold season...

January 4, 2009

Canada’s Heart and Stroke Foundation is urging Canadian women to place their heart health at...

January 4, 2009

CVS/pharmacy, in partnership with NeighborWorks, is preserving five homes in Great Falls, Mont., for residential...

January 4, 2009

If current trends in pharmaceutical sales are any indication, retail pharmacy leaders may have to look beyond the prescription department for big gains in store revenues this year. Hammered by a lack of new breakthroughs in research and development, tougher oversight at the Food and Drug Administration, generic competition and a worldwide economy in free fall, the U.S. pharmaceutical market is mired in an era of stagnant sales and declining expectations. And the outlook for an uptick in innovative new therapies from drug makers remains at historically low levels, according to industry experts.