Nov 24- Indivior Plc said on Tuesday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration rejected its nasal spray for the emergency treatment of opioid overdose. Last week, the FDA approved the first-ever nasal spray formulation of the drug made by privately held Adapt Pharma Ltd.. The FDA has been speeding up its review of new formulations of nalaxone to combat rising opioid...» Read More
The added Coast Guard presence in the Chukchi Sea off Northern Alaska includes the Waesche, a 418 foot-long national security ship, which otherwise would be operating in the Caribbean Sea and Gulf of Mexico, fighting drug traffickers. "That for me is the opportunity cost," Admiral Paul Zukunft, commandant of the Coast Guard, told Reuters in his office at the...
Discount retail chain CVS will no longer include Pfizer's Viagra in its list of drug insurance benefits, CNBC confirmed on Wednesday.
Chinese police are investigating if two distillers added impotence treatment drug Viagra to their liquor in the latest food-safety scare in China.
Novartis saw sales fall in Q2, but it's optimistic about its pipeline, particularly heart disease drug Entresto, CEO Joe Jimenez says.
Eli Lilly chief John Lechleiter tells CNBC all aspects of health care need to be addressed, including the high costs of Obamacare for many Americans.
NEW YORK/ CHICAGO, July 11- When Donald Trump described Mexican immigrants as rapists and drug smugglers last month, Latinos took to social media to express their outrage and urge businesses to sever ties with the billionaire presidential candidate. "Latino millennials have purchasing power and they're not going to tolerate Trump's comments," said Luis Fitch, a...
June 29- Egalet Corp said data showed its experimental painkiller was less likely to be abused than a form of morphine already being sold. A study showed recreational opioid users did not like and were less prone to snort the company's painkiller, Egalet -001, than MS Contin. Egalet's study results come a week before a panel of experts advising the U.S. Food and...
Most of the listings on the online black market were for illegal drugs, but the site also sold other items.
Incyte stands to benefit from unveiling data on its cancer treatments at a conference in the coming days, a biotech analyst said.
The DEA and the NYPD seized 70 kilos of heroin with a street value of about $50 million and arrested two in the Bronx.
Workers in these fields are more likely to consume heavy amounts of alcohol, the government reports.
An Indonesian firing squad executed eight drug convicts, prompting Australia to recall its envoy and drawing an angry reaction from Brazil.
Many Native American tribes are grappling with the idea of growing marijuana on reservation land.
Medical marijuana sales growth in Colorado has dipped since recreational pot has been legalized in the state.
Valeant chief Michael Pearson won't pay too much for Salix, which earlier this week received a competing offer from Endo, Bill Ackman tells CNBC.
Copycat biotech drugs in the U.S. market could cut prices of expensive medications by 40 percent to 50 percent, said a top CVS Health exec.
The move happened after the Irish Court of Appeal found the 1977 Misuse of Drugs Act was unconstitutional.
Raghuram Selvaraju, managing director, Healthcare equity research at MLV & Co, discusses whether AbbVie's acquisition of Pharmacyclics for about $21 billion is a good move.
With all the fibbers we've outed lately, Turney Duff takes a look at the top 10 lies told on Wall Street.
Marijn Dekkers, CEO of Bayer, talks about the company's plans to separate themselves from their material science unit, saying they will focus on life sciences businesses going forward.