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...

December 22, 2009

A company developing a biotech drug for a heart condition that affects millions in the...

December 22, 2009

The mid-December plea by 16 members of Congress to assure a fair payment for pharmacies...

December 22, 2009

There’s “good” cholesterol and “bad” cholesterol, but a new study suggested that some diabetic men...

December 22, 2009

Strictly controlling blood glucose levels in Type 2 diabetics with such long-term, serious coexisting health...

December 22, 2009

Walgreens, in partnership with the Indiana State Department of Health, now is offering H1N1 vaccinations...

December 21, 2009

Canadian generic drug maker Apotex faces a patent infringement lawsuit over its efforts to win...

December 21, 2009

Arena Pharmaceuticals has submitted a regulatory approval application to the Food and Drug Administration for...

December 21, 2009

Now is the time for Americans to get their H1N1 vaccines, noted Anne Schuchat, director...

December 21, 2009

Dr. Reddy’s Labs will market a generic version of a popular cholesterol-lowering medication in the...

December 21, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic version of a prescription drug for...