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Sept 9- Staff at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned on Wednesday of the risks of incorrect dosing of another experimental opioid painkiller, highlighting the agency's concern about drugs that can be highly addictive. The FDA staff said Collegium Pharmaceuticals Inc's experimental oral opioid painkiller, to be sold as Xtampza if approved, could be...
The agency approved the powerful painkiller OxyContin for a new use in children 11 to 16 who are suffering from severe, long-term pain.
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.
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.