July 28, 2008

A study published in the Archives of Internal Medicine Monday has found that deaths related...

July 28, 2008

A patient has filed a lawsuit against two drug companies alleging that a Parkinson’s disease...

July 28, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration rejected Vanda Pharmaceuticals’ application for a drug to treat schizophrenia...

July 27, 2008

A statement by the Food and Drug Administration prompted a significant price rise in shares...

July 27, 2008

McKesson announced Tuesday that it plans to contract with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid...

July 27, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration has denied approval for a sedative for patients receiving minor...

July 27, 2008

Lupin Pharmaceuticals has received final approval for a generic version of Abbott Laboratories’ seizure and...

July 27, 2008

The Government Accountability Office has released a report about off-label prescribing, the common practice among...

July 27, 2008

Hy-Vee announced Monday that it would immediately begin offering a 90-day supply of select generic...

July 27, 2008

French drug maker Sanofi-Aventis will buy United Kingdom-based Acambis in an agreement announced Friday....

July 27, 2008

A drug normally used to lower blood pressure may also help with Alzheimer’s disease, according...

July 24, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration has granted Johnson & Johnson unit Ortho-McNeil Neurologics exclusivity for...

July 24, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration has informed Wyeth Pharmaceuticals to stop using a BeneFIX flashcard...

July 24, 2008

Objections to Roche’s purchase of remaining shares of Genentech have surfaced as shareholders have accused...

July 24, 2008

GlaxoSmithKline and Harvard University will collaborate to develop treatments for cardiovascular disease, cancer, diabetes and...

July 24, 2008

A combination treatment of the insulins Lantus and Apidra, by Sanofi-aventis, at mealtime showed a...

July 24, 2008

Following the approval by state health officials for limited-service medical clinics, some of the state’s...

July 24, 2008

Taro Pharmaceutical Industries has reported gross profits of $91.5 million for the first six months...

July 24, 2008

U.S. Marshals recently seized nearly $74,000 worth of Xiadafil VIP tablets, at the request of...

July 24, 2008

Less than 12 percent of students in pharmacy school are minorities, but the country’s largest...

July 24, 2008

Wolters Kluwer Health and The Nielsen Co. on Wednesday announced on its Healthcare Consumer Informatics...

July 23, 2008

The anti-blood clot drug Plavix and the schizophrenia drug Abilify helped boost Bristol-Myers Squibb profits,...

July 23, 2008

Eli Lilly’s second-quarter profits increased thanks to prescription drug sales and low taxes, the company...

July 23, 2008

One of Britain’s most prestigious universities is collaborating with a drug maker in Rockville, Md.,...