January 3, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has requested additional information and recommended additional clinical studies be...

January 3, 2010

The Department of Health and Human Services is continuing to advocate getting the H1N1 influenza...

January 3, 2010

Novartis is looking to purchase the remaining shares in an eye care company....

January 3, 2010

PharmaSmart International announced Monday that it is partnering with AstraZeneca Canada to deliver tools and...

January 3, 2010

A national provider of institutional pharmacy and hospital pharmacy management services has acquired Integrity Pharmacy...

January 3, 2010

Rite Aid now is offering H1N1 flu shots by its certified immunizing pharmacists at 1,257...

January 3, 2010

For the four weeks ended Dec. 26, Rite Aid on Monday reported a same-store sales...

January 3, 2010

The Rite Aid weight-loss program is probably one of the better examples of how to...

January 3, 2010

Curbing one's intake of high-calorie fast foods may reduce the risk of developing Type 2...

January 3, 2010

A generic drug maker has announced the availability of a treatment of the signs and...

January 3, 2010

The once-scarce H1N1 vaccine now is available daily at all of the more than 7,100...

December 31, 2009

Stymied by weak demand in a recessionary economy, intensifying generic competition, a relative dearth of research-and-development breakthroughs and an ongoing loss of patent protection for some of their biggest-selling pioneering medicines, branded pharmaceutical manufacturers have scrambled over the last three years to restore their once-enviable track record for product innovation and sales growth. And 2009 was no exception.

December 29, 2009

A new report from the Center for Technology and Aging, based here in Oakland, suggests...

December 28, 2009

Vivus, a biopharmaceutical company focused on unmet needs in obesity, diabetes and sexual health, announced...

December 28, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration has issued revised prescribing information for Azilect, a drug for...

December 28, 2009

Target announced Tuesday that all seven of its Target Clinic locations in Maryland will offer...

December 28, 2009

Rite Aid is once again teaming up with TV fitness expert Denise Austin and weight-loss...

December 28, 2009

Walmart has opened a new retail clinic at a supercenter here last week — the...

December 27, 2009

Elusys Therapeutics Inc. has received a $143 million federal contract to develop a drug to...

December 27, 2009

After taking a hammering in 2008, it appears that Merck’s blockbuster cholesterol drug Vytorin finally...

December 22, 2009

AstraZeneca will acquire a French infection research company, the Anglo-Swedish drug maker announced Wednesday....

December 22, 2009

An investigational drug for treating one of the main causes of blindness in diabetes patients...

December 22, 2009

CVS/pharmacy announced on Tuesday that it will provide H1N1 flu vaccinations at select stores in...

December 22, 2009

What do diabetes supplies for retail pharmacy Medicare patients, the Pittsburgh Steelers' chance of defending...