October 25, 2009

A drug developed for Type 2 diabetes provides greater weight loss than a popular weight-loss...

October 25, 2009

Walgreens is mulling the sale of its 15-year-old Walgreens Health Initiatives pharmacy benefit management division,...

October 22, 2009

German drug maker Bayer HealthCare and partner Onyx Pharmaceuticals have started enrolling patients for a...

October 22, 2009

A boost in funding for the Food and Drug Administration’s Office of Generic Drugs has...

October 22, 2009

Administration of an attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder drug through the nose does not appear to increase...

October 22, 2009

For two decades or more, independent pharmacy owners have been slammed by managed care, steady...

October 21, 2009

CVS Caremark is providing customers with more tools to help them manage prescriptions, access health...

October 21, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first generic version of an injected drug...

October 21, 2009

Sanofi-Aventis and Wellstat Therapeutics Corp. will work together on an investigational drug for treating Type...

October 20, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration is using prescription data from a pharmaceutical market research firm...

October 20, 2009

A pharmacy benefit manager will study how the genetic makeup of patients affects the efficacy...

October 20, 2009

Edith Rosato, SVP pharmacy affairs for the National Association of Chain Drug Stores and president...

October 20, 2009

A proposal in Congress to allow Americans to personally import prescription drugs is drawing strong...

October 19, 2009

The Inland Empire Health Plan in California has selected Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy to be its...

October 19, 2009

Duane Reade is extending store hours in 55 of its 256 store locations, increasing the...

October 19, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration has approved an additional use for Boehringer Ingelheim's Micardis (telmisartan),...

October 19, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration announced the approval of GlaxoSmithKline’s Fluarix, a seasonal flu vaccine...

October 19, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug from GlaxoSmithKline to treat advanced...

October 19, 2009

A targeted patient-care services company has launched a Web-based tool to allow pharmacists to design...

October 19, 2009

Job cuts helped raise Pfizer’s third-quarter 2009 profits by 26% over third-quarter 2008, even though...

October 19, 2009

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries filed a lawsuit against U.S. generic drug maker Mylan for the latter’s...

October 19, 2009

Should a major outbreak of pandemic flu hit Washington state, pharmacists there will be able...

October 18, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a genital warts vaccine for use in males....

October 18, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration declined to approve an additional use of a rheumatoid arthritis...