December 15, 2008

Manufacturers of drugs for epilepsy must include warnings that their use could increase the risk...

December 15, 2008

People with some genetic make-ups might not experience any improvement with some cancer drugs, and...

December 15, 2008

Following the issuance of a Food and Drug Administration Safety Alert last week stating that...

December 15, 2008

Printed consumer medication information provided voluntarily with new prescriptions at retail pharmacies does not consistently...

December 15, 2008

Gilead Sciences has filed a lawsuit against Israeli generic drug maker Teva Pharmaceutical Industries and...

December 15, 2008

Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Andrew von Eschenbach plans to resign effective Jan. 20, 2009,...

December 15, 2008

Researchers have detected a possible target for new treatments for Alzheimer’s disease....

December 15, 2008

OSI Pharmaceuticals on Tuesday named former Rite Aid executive Pierre Legault as executive vice president,...

December 15, 2008

Six-in-10 healthcare professionals in the United States do not think they have enough time to...

December 15, 2008

Take Care Health Systems, which is owned by Walgreens, has opened one new clinic in...

December 15, 2008

Surveillance Data, Inc. on Monday reported that the number of flu vaccines delivered through physician’s...

December 14, 2008

Infosys Technologies has received a multi-million dollar global sourcing deal from Anglo-Swedish drug maker AstraZeneca,...

December 14, 2008

U.S. students in 8th, 10th and 12th grades are continuing to show a gradual decline...

December 14, 2008

Former Rite Aid Health Solutions general manager and 25-year drug retailing veteran Greg Drew has...

December 14, 2008

A Massachusetts biotech company has received a milestone payment from GlaxoSmithKline for the drug elesclomol....

December 14, 2008

McKesson Corp.’s pharmaceutical packaging division, McKesson RxPak has teamed up with Burgopak Ltd., a major...

December 14, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration has given tentative approval to MDRNA's generic calcitonin-salmon spray for...

December 14, 2008

A retail pharmacy chain and the American Diabetes Association are collaborating to mark American Diabetes...

December 14, 2008

Minnesota lawmakers are considering new legislation to strengthen the rules on disclosure of gifts and...

December 14, 2008

One day physicians may be able to determine the effectiveness of cancer drugs using tiny...

December 14, 2008

Take Care Health Systems, which is owned by Walgreens, announced on Monday that it has...

December 11, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration will review a generic drug maker’s application for a biologic...

December 11, 2008

An experimental flu vaccine might work better than Roche's Tamiflu, according to preclinical testing data....

December 11, 2008

Schering-Plough Corp. said Friday that the FDA had approved Rebetol (ribavirin), a pill that uses...