May 22, 2008

Altus Pharmaceuticals announced Thursday that it appointed Georges Gemayel as its chief executive officer and...

May 22, 2008

LegitScript recently announced the launch of a new comprehensive Internet pharmacy verification and information service...

May 22, 2008

Trade groups representing the nation’s drug and medical device manufacturers and several of the manufacturers...

May 22, 2008

Public and private collaborative efforts will accelerate e-prescribing and immediately benefit patients and providers by...

May 22, 2008

A short course of intensive insulin treatment may delay disease progression in people newly diagnosed...

May 21, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration has approved AstraZeneca’s bipolar and schizophrenia drug Seroquel as an...

May 21, 2008

The Federal Aviation Administration on Wednesday banned the use of the anti-smoking drug Chantix by...

May 21, 2008

A federal court has ruled that the patent for Sanofi-Aventis’ blood-thinning drug, Lovenox, is unenforceable....

May 21, 2008

El Paso has such a critical shortage of pharmacists that some pharmacies are calling on...

May 21, 2008

Eli Lilly yesterday said that it will reshuffle leadership primarily in its research labs and...

May 21, 2008

Florida Governor Charlie Crist has signed a bill aimed at providing low-cost health coverage to...

May 21, 2008

The Federal Trade Commission has announced that pharmaceutical companies are using legal settlements with generic...

May 21, 2008

H-E-B, the Texas grocery chain, will offer health screening at all its pharmacies on the...

May 21, 2008

McKesson Corp. confirmed it has promoted Tim Canning to the role of president of its...

May 21, 2008

Passage in Congress of a bill allowing the inclusion of credit or debit card expiration...

May 21, 2008

Diabetics with high blood pressure have only about a 50 percent chance that their doctors...

May 21, 2008

GlaxoSmithKline chief executive officer Jean-Pierre Garnier recently said that he does not foresee the Food...

May 21, 2008

Perrigo will invest $12.5 million in cash for a minority stake in Pentech Pharmaceuticals’ Cobrek...

May 21, 2008

Pfizer has taken an equity investment in FivePrime Therapeutics as part of a new research...

May 21, 2008

Don’t force community pharmacies to have to bid for the right to sell diabetic supplies...

May 20, 2008

Daiichi Sankyo has agreed to purchase the German biotech company U3 Pharma for $233.5 million,...

May 20, 2008

Drug makers all over the world are working with international relief groups to send cash...

May 20, 2008

Sanofi-aventis’ SoloSTAR insulin pen has some serious competition....

May 20, 2008

Grocery chain Giant Eagle will begin offering more than 400 generic prescription drugs in 90-day...