May 26, 2009

A study published Tuesday on the journal Pediatrics’ Web site determined that misunderstanding of dosage...

May 26, 2009

A new drug for treating epilepsy will be available in pharmacies starting in June, the...

May 26, 2009

The World Health Organization has made a vaccine for human papillomavirus eligible for procurement by...

May 26, 2009

The wRatings Corp., an independent stock research firm, last month revealed the results of the...

May 25, 2009

Alcon recently announced that it is releasing two new line extensions this summer across its...

May 25, 2009

The California Senate Appropriations Committee was slated to debate Tuesday Senate Bill 484, which would...

May 25, 2009

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced on Friday that scientists have determined that...

May 25, 2009

A study published last week in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Morbidity and...

May 25, 2009

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Saturday issued an interim recommendation around face...

May 25, 2009

CVS Caremark, in partnership with the Boston Parks and Recreation Department and Boundless Playgrounds, has...

May 25, 2009

Dr. Reddy’s plans to reorganize its Indian drug discovery business and absorb it into one...

May 25, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug for the treatment of pulmonary...

May 25, 2009

Health and Human Services secretary Kathleen Sebelius on Friday announced that HHS is joining the...

May 25, 2009

Regional retail pharmacy chain Kinney Drugs has become the latest retailer to offer a generic...

May 25, 2009

A retail pharmacy chain operating stores in northern New York and Vermont will reopen a...

May 25, 2009

A company that markets brand protection technology to prevent diversion of prescription drugs will partner...

May 25, 2009

Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines division of the Sanofi-Aventis Group, on Monday announced it has received...

May 25, 2009

The Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions last week approved Sen. Edward Kennedy’s...

May 25, 2009

The leader of Indian generic drug maker Ranbaxy Labs will step down under a plan...

May 25, 2009

Stater Bros. Markets was a participant in the “Reforest California” campaign in a unique public-private...

May 25, 2009

Taking a class of drugs normally used to treat patients with cardiovascular disease together with...

May 25, 2009

The value of niche is in the customer that a niche manufacturer brings through the door. Sometimes it’s measured in incremental opportunity, such as a prophylactic acne offering among a sea of acne treatments. And sometimes it’s measured in what happens if that niche brand is not on the shelf, driving the customer to another retail outlet. That value doesn’t change in a tough economy, but the factors that establish whether or not a niche manufacturer ever gets to the shelf, and stays on that shelf, do. There are two significant challenges for niche in today’s economic climate — SKU rationalization and the availability of capital.

May 25, 2009

The Little Clinic has appointed Ford Brewer as its new chief medical officer, providing medical...

May 25, 2009

Weis Markets on Friday announced its plans to purchase the stores of 12 Giant Markets...