February 4, 2011

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic weight-loss drug made by Elite Pharmaceuticals.

February 1, 2011

The Food and Drug Administration has turned down an application for an anti-obesity drug.

January 13, 2011

Nevada Sen. Sheila Leslie, D-Reno, is working with Carson City district attorney Neil Rombardo on introducing a bill to require a prescription for pseudoephedrine as a tool to cut down on illicit methamphetamine production, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reported Wednesday evening.

December 8, 2010

A Food and Drug Administration advisory committee has recommended approval for an investigational diet pill.

December 7, 2010

As a Food and Drug Administration advisory committee convenes to decide whether or not to approve a new drug for treating obesity, two nonprofit groups centered on the epidemic said more means of addressing it are needed.

November 30, 2010

A generic version of a drug indicated to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder has hit a roadblock.

November 14, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved an attention deficit hyperactivity disorder drug for use...

October 24, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved risk evaluation and mitigation strategies for two sleep...

October 7, 2010

Clinical trial data indicating an increased risk of heart attack and stroke has led to...

September 30, 2010

Mylan has launched a generic version of a common antidepressant, the company said Friday....

August 22, 2010

The industry-supported Combat Meth-amphetamine Enhancement Act, H.R. 2923, passed muster at the House Committee on...

July 20, 2010

Generic drug maker Caraco Pharmaceutical Labs has launched a generic antidepressant, Caraco said Wednesday....

July 20, 2010

Actavis has received regulatory approval from the Food and Drug Administration for a generic antidepressant,...

July 8, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday warned that Que She, marketed as an herbal...

July 6, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug made by Shire for treating attention...

May 16, 2010

Electronic tracking or prescription-only? That’s the question that vexed Congressional leaders last month as they...

May 3, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved Mylan’s generic version of a smoking-cessation drug, Mylan...

March 29, 2010

The Federal Trade Commission’s crusade against patent settlements between branded and generic drug makers moved...

March 29, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration declined to approve a Cephalon drug as a treatment for...

March 8, 2010

Missouri has selected the National Precursor Log Exchange to serve as its statewide, real-time electronic...

March 3, 2010

The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia has upheld a decision by the...

February 20, 2010

Watson Pharmaceuticals has filed a regulatory approval application with the Food and Drug Administration for...

January 21, 2010

Four Mississippi legislators earlier this month added the Magnolia State as one of those states...

January 10, 2010

Drug maker Cephalon and its French subsidiary sued generic drug maker Mylan in connection with...