August 1, 2010

Merck had global sales of $11.3 billion and profits of $752 million during second quarter...

August 1, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic injected drug made by Sagent Pharmaceuticals...

July 22, 2010

Note to the Food and Drug Administration from the chain pharmacy industry: when it comes...

July 21, 2010

A once-daily formulation of an HIV drug made by Boehringer Ingelheim works as well as...

July 21, 2010

An investigational treatment for HIV made by Johnson & Johnson subsidiary Tibotec Pharmaceuticals works as...

July 20, 2010

Biosimilars may have cleared their biggest stretch of wilderness thanks to their inclusion in the...

July 20, 2010

A Food and Drug Administration advisory committee has voted to recommend limiting use of a...

July 20, 2010

Fera Pharmaceuticals has acquired rights to an investigational drug for treating a rare fungal ear...

July 19, 2010

Specialty pharmacy provider BioScrip and drug maker Access Pharmaceuticals have signed a distribution agreement for...

July 19, 2010

More than 300 medications for treating mental disorders are in development, according to a new...

July 18, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has given priority review to an application from Amgen for...

July 18, 2010

Eisai's new drug application for a drug designed as an adjunctive treatment of seizures associated...

July 18, 2010

A Johnson & Johnson pain drug produced fewer side effects in patients than oxycodone, according...

July 18, 2010

A combination therapy comprising of drugs made by Abbott and Merck is as effective as...

July 15, 2010

Cardinal Health's specialty pharmaceutical services have expanded with the help of the now-completed Healthcare Solutions...

July 15, 2010

The possibility of a new drug for treating obesity suffered a setback Thursday as a...

July 15, 2010

German drug maker Merck KGaA has finished acquiring U.S. life-sciences company Millipore, Merck KGaA said...

July 14, 2010

Endo Pharmaceuticals has completed its acquisition of a company that provides urological products and services,...

July 14, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has given special designation to an investigational treatment for a...

July 14, 2010

Generic drug maker Mylan is hoping to gain entry into the injectable drug market with...

July 14, 2010

Watson Pharmaceuticals will work with a venture-backed firm to develop a biosimilar treatment for female...

July 13, 2010

The market for multiple sclerosis drugs, long dominated by biologics and injectables, soon could see...

July 13, 2010

Treatments for liver cancer could emerge from a new research partnership between the world’s largest...

July 12, 2010

The 5th Annual Rare Disease Leadership Summit being held Wednesday in Arlington, Va., will feature...