January 11, 2009

Medtronic plans to acquire Ablation Frontiers for $225 million plus potential milestone payments, Medtronic announced Monday....

January 11, 2009

A new, complimentary patient-centric safety training course is available from the National Association of Chain...

January 11, 2009

Senate Bill 72 was passed by Nevada Gov. Jim Gibbons this week giving in-state registered...

January 11, 2009

Par Pharmaceutical Cos. had total sales of $291.9 million and $26.3 million in profit for...

January 11, 2009

President-elect Barack Obama’s administration will move quickly to replace the current leaders of two key...

January 11, 2009

ShopRite Pharmacies launched over the weekend its free antibiotics program, which offers a 14-day supply...

January 11, 2009

Take Care Health Systems, which is owned by Walgreens, treated its one-millionth patient in December...

January 11, 2009

Japanese drug maker Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. plans to acquire a company that develops cancer drugs....

January 11, 2009

Long-term survivors of childhood central nervous system malignancies remain at risk for death and are...

January 11, 2009

An independent data safety monitoring board has recommended that a phase 3 trial for a...

January 11, 2009

Under current U.S. laws, only doctors and nurse practitioners can write prescriptions, but a limited...

January 11, 2009

Watson Pharmaceuticals and Warner Chilcott have reached settlement and license agreements to resolve patent litigation...

January 11, 2009

A company specializing in noninvasive gene expression tests for monitoring immune-mediated conditions announced Friday that...

January 8, 2009

In a conference call held Friday morning, CVS Caremark issued a 2009 forecast that falls...

January 8, 2009

The European Commission has approved the drug Enbrel....

January 8, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration has allowed Covidien to market its SILS Port Multiple Instrument...

January 8, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration on Friday announced that it is awaiting the court entry...

January 8, 2009

GlaxoSmithKline has resubmitted an approval application to the Food and Drug Administration requesting approval of...

January 8, 2009

Worksite clinics continue to grow in popularity as employers look for ways to curb soaring...

January 8, 2009

Adopting health information technology and electronic recordkeeping sooner rather than later is a good thing...

January 8, 2009

Patients have increased access to branded and generic prescription drugs in retail pharmacies under the...

January 8, 2009

President-elect Barack Obama is considering a professor of medicine from the University of Cincinnati for...

January 8, 2009

A bill to strictly regulate the activities and qualifications of pharmacy technicians is now the...

January 8, 2009

Orexigen Therapeutics said that its phase 3 trial of the drug, Contrave (naltrexone SR/bupropion SR)...