July 15, 2008

The Senate Appropriations Committee unanimously passed an appropriations markup measure Thursday, providing the Food and...

July 15, 2008

Shire Pharmaceuticals has brought patent infringement lawsuits against Nostrum Pharmaceuticals and Apotex for filing applications...

July 15, 2008

One of the biggest causes of ulcers and stomach cancer might also have potential to...

July 15, 2008

According to a new study, the cholesterol medication simvastatin, the generic of Merck’s Zocor did...

July 15, 2008

ViroPharma will buy biotech company Lev Pharmaceutical, in a deal worth up to $617.5 million...

July 14, 2008

Eli Lilly is giving out a free 148-page pocket-sized health book to help Latinos fight...

July 14, 2008

An advisory group for the Food and Drug Administration voted 14-4 against adding a black-box...

July 14, 2008

GlaxoSmithKline announced that the Food and Drug Administration has updated the prescribing information for its...

July 14, 2008

GlaxoSmithKline and Actelion will work together to develop an Actelion insomnia drug in phase III...

July 14, 2008

Johnson & Johnson released its second-quarter results today and sales increased by 8.7 percent to...

July 14, 2008

President Bush has vetoed the Medicare Improvement for Patients and Providers Act of 2008, H.R....

July 14, 2008

The Credit Card Fair Fee Act has elicited support from the National Association of Chain...

July 14, 2008

As retailers lose more than $30 billion a year to organized retail crime, two members...

July 14, 2008

Ranbaxy Laboratories stock fell by 10.5 percent due to concerns that a probe by the...

July 14, 2008

Varolii has announced the availability of a new automated communications suite, Progressive Engagement....

July 14, 2008

Walgreens is letting high school students spend four weeks working as pharmacists....

July 14, 2008

Kirby Lester has announced that it will bring its automated tablet and capsule counting machines...

July 14, 2008

Zeus Scientific has announced its intention to offer a rapid nasal screening test for methicillin-resistant...

July 13, 2008

The California Pharmacists Association is hailing a federal court ruling that temporarily blocks a 10-percent...

July 13, 2008

Members for the House of Representatives, including Bart Stupak, D-Mich., Lamar Smith, R-Tex., and Mary...

July 13, 2008

Longs Drug has entered an agreement with Microsoft to connect with Microsoft HealthVault, an online...

July 13, 2008

Global warming is leading to the return of one of the most deadly viruses in...

July 13, 2008

Watson Pharmaceuticals has announced the promotions of Rick Rogerson to director of pricing and Hillary...

July 13, 2008

An ordinance to ban tobacco sales at San Francisco pharmacies and drug stores could soon...