February 4, 2011

As much as the Affordable Care Act was a tough pill to swallow for many conservatives, the flexible spending account changes may be the first piece of what many consider to be "bad medicine" to be reversed this year. Incentivizing self-care is better medicine for all constituents.

January 27, 2011

Johnson & Johnson on Tuesday postponed its plans to begin folding many of its recalled products, including several pediatric formulations, back onto retail shelves until later this fall.

January 14, 2011

In consultation with the Food and Drug Administration, McNeil Consumer Healthcare on Friday voluntarily recalled certain lots of Tylenol 8 Hour, Tylenol Arthritis Pain and Tylenol upper respiratory products, as well as certain lots of Benadryl, Sudafed PE and Sinutab products at the wholesale level.

January 13, 2011

The Food and Drug Administration is capping the amount of the painkiller acetaminophen in prescription drugs due to the risk of liver toxicity, the agency said Thursday.

November 24, 2010

Johnson & Johnson recalled lots of its Tylenol Cold Multi-Symptom liquid products due to insufficient labeling, the company said Wednesday.

November 10, 2010

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October 24, 2010

There is a pair of significant reasons sales of external analgesics, including heat and ice...

October 24, 2010

According to a recent study released by the Relational Capital Group, consumer purchase intent and...

October 18, 2010

McNeil Consumer Healthcare has pulled a lot of Tylenol off the market, following complaints of...

October 11, 2010

McNeil Consumer Healthcare recently parlayed its Tylenol brand franchise into external analgesics....

September 29, 2010

Johnson & Johnson said Wednesday that it plans to ship limited quantities of one of...

September 16, 2010

The Emerson Group on Thursday announced the addition of Matthew Poli to the company, effective...

September 15, 2010

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform chairman Ed Towns, D-N.Y., on Thursday announced that...

September 13, 2010

The Internal Revenue Service earlier this month issued guidance reflecting statutory changes regarding the use...

August 22, 2010

According to a study released by the Relational Capital Group, despite product recalls and a...

August 22, 2010

There are three factors that will help shape the upcoming cough-cold season: supply chain, illness...

June 21, 2010

Rep. Ed Towns, D-N.Y., on Tuesday announced that the House Committee on Oversight and Government...

June 15, 2010

McNeil Consumer Healthcare once again is recalling certain lots of its products as it is...

June 6, 2010

The Committee on Oversight and Government Reform last month opened an investigation into McNeil Consumer...

May 26, 2010

According to prepared testimony immediately posted online before members of the Committee on Oversight and...

May 24, 2010

Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, on Monday penned a letter addressing Food and Drug Administration commissioner...

May 19, 2010

The House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform chairman Ed Towns, D-N.Y., on...

February 28, 2010

Not even the threat of an H1N1 flu pandemic could shake today’s recession-minded employee from...

February 28, 2010

Banking on pandemics is a bit like betting green at the Roulette table. It doesn’t...