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Teva Pharmaceutical Industries' president and CEO has stepped down, the Israeli drug maker said.
Generic drug maker Amneal Pharmaceuticals is seeking Food and Drug Administration approval for a gout drug, prompting a lawsuit from the maker of the branded version, according to published reports.
Actavis had sales of $2.01 billion in third quarter 2013, a 57% increase over the same period last year, the drug maker said Tuesday.
Ranbaxy Labs had global sales of $447.6 million in third quarter 2013, compared with $434.6 million in third quarter 2012, the Indian drug maker said Tuesday.
In what is emerging as the latest battle over follow-on biologics, a new argument has emerged about what to call them, and supporters of biotechnology companies are the latest to take a shot.
Actavis hopes to become the first company to market a generic version of a drug used to treat acne in adolescents and adults, the company said.
The Food and Drug Administration has launched an online learning course aimed at healthcare professionals to educate them about potentially untruthful or misleading drug ads and promotional materials.
The last six drug take-back days sponsored by the Drug Enforcement Agency have collected nearly 2.8 million pounds of prescription drugs at more than 5,800 sites across the country, drawing praise from a drug industry trade organization.
Albertsons has placed an order for what is being called the "first true food bar" for dogs.
The Food and Drug Administration plans to recommend stronger regulations for a commonly used opioid painkiller.