September 10, 2013

A new set of guidelines from the Food and Drug Administration could bring a generic version of a respiratory drug made by GlaxoSmithKline closer to reality.

September 18, 2012

Earlier this summer Hyland’s introduced its Leg Cramps Ointment to complement its line of homeopathic Leg Cramps tablets. Expect the leg cramp market to grow.

June 21, 2012

Taken together, asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease — which includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema — affect nearly 50 million Americans, or about 15% of the total U.S. population, according to statistics from such organizations as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

February 17, 2012

One of the main plotlines of the big story called the drug industry over the past several years has been the patent cliff, the steady loss of patent protection on blockbuster primary care drugs and subsequent generic competition that has forced many drug companies to find new revenue streams.

November 9, 2011

Generic drug maker Mylan has bought rights to a drug delivery platform made by Pfizer that will allow it to make generic versions of two GlaxoSmithKline respiratory drugs, Mylan said Wednesday.

November 16, 2010

Patients living with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease said the illness prevented them from living life...

November 14, 2010

Most patients with mild persistent asthma overuse a drug combination despite an apparent lack of...

July 18, 2010

Some stolen inhalers for patients with asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease have turned up...

June 6, 2010

The class of drugs known as long-acting beta agonists can provide many benefits to patients...

May 10, 2010

Nearly one-third of patients with asthma are taking their medications in a way that puts...

February 18, 2010

British drug maker GlaxoSmithKline issued a response to new labeling requirements proposed by the Food...

February 17, 2010

Drugs belonging to the class called long-acting beta agonists should never be used alone for...