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A decade-spanning search for a female equivalent to Viagra took a step forward, as government experts recommended approval for a pill to boost sexual desire in women. However, the endorsement came with safety reservations due to drug side effects.
The ongoing spat between generic pharmaceutical rivals Teva and Mylan shows no signs of slowing down.
Halozyme Therapeutics announced a global collaboration and license agreement with AbbVie to develop and commercialize products.
Teva was first to file, making the product eligible for 180 days of market exclusivity.
Three cities are suing over the collection of taxes from recreational marijuana businesses already being taxed by the cities and the state.
"While we are disappointed by the Court's decision to uphold this ruling, we intend to continue our strong efforts to convey the significant benefits of NAMENDA XR@ to physicians, patients and caregivers," said Brent Saunders, CEO and President of Actavis.
Thousands of defendants convicted of drug crimes after a chemist in a state lab tampered with evidence can't be charged with more serious crimes or given harsher sentences if granted a new trial.
Three years ago a jury found that a subsidiary, Janssen Pharmaceutical, committed Medicaid fraud and violated a state law in its labeling and marketing of Risperdal. A $1.2 billion fine was initially imposed on Johnson & Johnson.
Pfizer Inc. today announced that it has received a request for additional information from the FTC with respect to its previously announced proposed acquisition of Hospira.
U.S. District Court Judge Charles Breyer said the acts alleged by prosecutors do not fall under an exemption in federal drug law for transportation companies such as FedEx.
Steps are being taken to resume executions in a state that hasn't imposed the death penalty since 1997.
Colombian President Santos last week decided to halt fumigation in the wake of a report by a research arm of the World Health Organization classifying (anti-coca) glyphosate as a probable carcinogen.
Thirteen percent of drugs marketed in the United States today post pharmacogenomic information on the label, but developers continue to encounter compliance challenges.
Attorneys for FedEx are set to appear in court, as they seek to dismiss a federal indictment that accuses the company of knowingly shipping illegal prescription drugs from two online pharmacies.
How pharmaceutical legal departments can create a competitive advantage for the enterprise.
ProPharma Group, a compliance services company, today announced its acquisition of PROSAR, a provider of pharmacovigilance and medical information services.
State senators, for a second time, have sent legislation legalizing medical marijuana to the House of Representatives, where the GOP majority has held hearings but given no certain signs of support.
ANI Pharmaceuticals has acquired the approved new drug application ("NDA") for a testosterone gel 1% product previously licensed to Teva Pharmaceuticals.
If the Supreme Court rules the way most Republicans want in the latest health overhaul case, GOP lawmakers who now have insurance coverage under President Barack Obama's law may wind up with some explaining to do.
Federal health advisers recommended approval for an experimental combination drug to treat cystic fibrosis, despite unresolved questions about the benefit of one of the pill's two ingredients.
The FDA has granted Fast Track Designation for cobiprostone, a locally acting chloride channel activator for the prevention of oral mucositis.
The California Supreme Court ruled that settlement agreements between pharmaceutical companies that keep cheaper, generic drugs off the market may be illegal if they include excessive cash payments.
The Food and Drug Administration said in an online review that the benefit was small and it is unclear if the addition of a second drug ingredient adds to the pill's effectiveness.
A huge nationwide spike in hospitalizations last month was caused by a class of drugs often called synthetic marijuana, possibly illustrating the potency and dangers of the chemicals used to make them.
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