September 23, 2008

After the European Medicines Agency denied approval for Pharming’s angioedema drug, Rhucin, in March, the...

September 23, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration has given 510(k) clearance to OBS Medical to market its...

September 23, 2008

Patients taking the cancer drug Tarceva may run the risk of liver damage, the Food...

September 23, 2008

More than 130 golfers showed up for Fruth Pharmacy’s Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament on Aug....

September 23, 2008

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores is hailing passage by the House of Representatives...

September 23, 2008

The House of Representatives today moved to preserve the right of U.S. military members and...

September 23, 2008

Biotech ImClone has rejected an acquisition bid by Bristol-Myers Squibb, according to a letter that...

September 23, 2008

Matrixx Initiatives on Tuesday announced the launch of the “Save the Rhino; Not the Rhinovirus”...

September 23, 2008

The Department of Health and Human Services and the philanthropic wing of the National Association...

September 23, 2008

Navarro Discount Pharmacies, an MBF Healthcare Partners portfolio company, has announced the launch of a...

September 23, 2008

The House of Representatives’ passage on Tuesday of H.R. 6353, the Ryan Haight Online Pharmacy...

September 23, 2008

Take Care Health Systems, which is owned by Walgreens, has announced that, beginning Oct. 1,...

September 23, 2008

Teva Health Systems has introduced its Paclitaxel injection in 16.7 mL vials....

September 23, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration has told companies to stop selling eye solutions for use...

September 22, 2008

Bristol-Myers Squibb announced Monday that it would increase its offer for ImClone after the biotech...

September 22, 2008

Nutrition 21 on Tuesday reported that results of a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical study published...

September 22, 2008

More and more drug stores are finding that loyalty programs not only encourage return visits,...

September 22, 2008

Researchers are testing a drug that may become the first gene therapy for heart disease,...

September 22, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration has approved two tests for detecting bullous pemphigoid, the tests’...

September 22, 2008

The 1840s had the California Gold Rush. The 1990s had the tech boom. Years from now, historians might label the early 2000s the generic drugs rush. But whatever they call it, the big growth years may be behind the generic drug industry. In fact, some believe that over the course of the next five years or so, the boom even could go bust, as a shortage of big blockbuster drug launches today means a dropoff in the number of new generic introductions tomorrow — pointing to even stiffer competition for a generic drug market that grows steadily more commoditized.

September 22, 2008

Novartis may license a MediGene drug for treating pancreatic cancer, according to Reuters....

September 22, 2008

Rite Aid on Tuesday officially launched its new “Giving Care for Parents” program with print...

September 22, 2008

Ample supplies of the flu drug Tamiflu will be available throughout the country during the...

September 22, 2008

About 4 billion prescriptions are filled in the United States every year, but as much...