July 6, 2008

Shire has agreed to buy Jerini in a deal worth $554 million cash, according to...

July 6, 2008

Michael Klein has been chosen as the director of the Controlled Substance staff at the...

July 6, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration has granted tentative approval to Mylan Pharmaceuticals’ application for 600...

July 6, 2008

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores today honored U.S. Rep. Jerry Moran with its...

July 6, 2008

The American Academy of Pediatrics is recommending that some children, as young as 8 years...

July 6, 2008

For the first time including the Brooks/Eckerd stores in its same-store sales results, Rite Aid...

July 6, 2008

Shoppers Drug Mart last week acquired the HealthAccess division of Calea, a provider of specialty...

July 1, 2008

CoLucid Pharmaceuticals has landed $25 million in series B financing to take its lead compound...

July 1, 2008

Community CCRx, MemberHealth’s Medicare Part D drug plan, was honored as No.1 overall in customer...

July 1, 2008

Depomed has a deal in place with Oxford Finance and GE Healthcare Financial Services, that...

July 1, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration has approved Aciphex for treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease in...

July 1, 2008

Concerned about possible risks to heart health after a popular diabetes drug was linked to...

July 1, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration is planning on beefing up its security at advisory committee...

July 1, 2008

A former manager at the Food and Drug Administration’s Office of Regulatory Affairs has been...

July 1, 2008

California’s plan to cut pharmacy reimbursements for its Medi-Cal health program will not stop Longs...

July 1, 2008

The San Diego Food Bank received three semi-truck loads of consumer goods from the National...

July 1, 2008

Novartis will soon begin clinical trials of a vaccine for meningitis B....

July 1, 2008

A Lehman Brothers analyst last week projected that $82 billion worth of brand-name medications would...

July 1, 2008

A team at the University of Missouri at Columbia has developed a promising new treatment...

July 1, 2008

Roche’s new chief executive officer Severin Schwan is embracing a new concept of broadening the...

July 1, 2008

According to a study performed by colleagues at the Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and...

July 1, 2008

Walgreen Co. has completed its acquisition of CuraScript Infusion Pharmacy, a wholly owned subsidiary of...

June 30, 2008

People who have a birthweight over 10 pounds are twice as likely to develop rheumatoid...

June 30, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration has granted orphan drug designation for bupivacaine, the active ingredient...