May 18, 2008

Sanofi-Aventis has made a new disposable, pre-filled insulin pen available to diabetes patients in select...

May 18, 2008

Inspire Pharmaceuticals announced Friday a $1.25 million milestone payment from Japan-based company Santen Pharmaceutical for...

May 18, 2008

The pharmaceutical and healthcare research and advisory firm Decision Resources has found that increased competition,...

May 15, 2008

Amgen’s cancer drug denosumab cuts fracture risk in cancer patients and women with postmenopausal osteoporosis,...

May 15, 2008

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends a single dose of Merck’s Zostavax even...

May 15, 2008

KV Pharmaceuticals has received final approval from the Food and Drug Administration for its generic...

May 15, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration is considering requiring TV drug advertisements to carry a toll-free...

May 15, 2008

A Food and Drug Administration panel has said that direct-to-consumer ads for prescription drugs need...

May 15, 2008

Ahold USA revealed today that veteran pharmacy executive John Fegan, who heads up all U.S....

May 15, 2008

Valeant Pharmaceuticals was informed by the Food and Drug Administration that the agency has entered...

May 15, 2008

Phase III trials of Johnson & Johnson’s psoriasis drug ustekinumab have shown it to effectively...

May 15, 2008

In a decision late Wednesday, Judge Jed Rakoff of the United States District Court said...

May 15, 2008

Medco Health Solutions has released a new report showing that the number of children taking...

May 15, 2008

Gov. Tim Pawlenty signed into law Thursday S.F. 2941, a law that will make obtaining...

May 15, 2008

As the election season and rising healthcare costs spawn a furious national debate on the...

May 15, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration announced that Scientific Laboratories and its president, Rajeshwari Patel, and...

May 14, 2008

In front of Congress yesterday, actor Dennis Quaid asked the legislative branch to preserve patients’...

May 14, 2008

Astellas says it has received a fourth approvable letter from the Food and Drug Administration...

May 14, 2008

Biovail Pharmaceuticals has agreed to pay the Department of Justice $24.6 million to settle allegations...

May 14, 2008

Chinese drug manufacturing companies are now looking to get into manufacturing generic drugs, according to...

May 14, 2008

Cigna’s online prescription drug price quote tool received two awards from Consumer Health World at...

May 14, 2008

On June 5 and 6, the Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Drug Evaluation and...

May 14, 2008

Starting July 1, 2009, Hawaiian residents will be able to buy cheap foreign prescription drugs...

May 14, 2008

Intellectual property and access to drugs in the developing world will be a major topic...