Aug 22- Pharmacy chain Walgreen Co suffered a system outage for several hours on Friday, taking all of its 8,200 pharmacy outlets offline and delaying prescription orders. The company faced a "technical issue" during a system update and had to bring the entire system offline to resolve it, spokesman Michael Polzin said.» Read More
Eli Lilly Chairman & CEO John Lechleiter discusses its loss of major patents, its current pipeline and when its total costs will normalize.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on the FDA's four expediting pipelines. The approval rates for the drugs in these pipelines tend to be higher than those plodding the more traditional course.
But the delay in packaging the liquid version has not affected supplies of regular Tamiflu, said the Roche unit that makes the medication.
Neurocrine Biosciences' president and CEO Kevin Gorman, Ph. D., provides insight on clinical trials for its tardive dyskinesia treatment.
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports on the HT Growth Fund, which plans to raise $100 million over the next two years for the legal marijuana market.
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports that legal recreational pot businesses could get investment from a fund.
Colorado has issued more than 300 licenses to marijuana dispensaries. Dan Danko, High Times Magazine senior editor, discusses how Colorado is properly regulating pot distribution and explains the rigorous application process to obtain a license.
CNBC's Sara Eisen reports GlaxoSmithKline is becoming the first to stop paying doctors to promote drugs.
Muddled by inconsistent earnings and stock performances, one sector appears tougher and tougher to predict, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
A medical marijuana dispensary in Central City, Colo.—a small gambling town nestled in the mountains near Denver—just became the first business in the United States licensed to sell marijuana to patrons without a note from their doctors.
Amazon.com is clashing with Johnson & Johnson amid complaints the online retailer hasn't stopped sales of damaged or expired products.
Francois Nader, NPS Pharmaceuticals president & CEO, discusses its lead product Gattex for "short bowel syndrome," the potential for Netpara and the solid performance of its stock.
The so-called "pot mom" Andrea Sanderlin has confessed to a judge she operated a facility in which she and others grew at least 1,000 marijuana plants and sold the products. CNBC's Andrea Day has the details.
Drugstores signed on to help educate consumers about Obamacare, but they have their sights set on the future business of these newly insured consumers.
L'Oreal's rumored buyback of Nestle's 29.5 percent stake in the French cosmetics giant looked far from a done deal on Friday, with Jean-Paul Agon, chairman and CEO of L'Oreal, telling CNBC that the ball was in the Swiss food giant's court.
The Department of Justice will not block state marijuana laws if distribution is regulated, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
FINRA is issuing a new investor alert called "marijuana stock scams." CNBC's Mary Thompson offers insight.
Washington will tax pot anywhere from 25 to 50 percent at the production and processor level, another 25 percent at retail. CNBC's Jane Wells reports Washington says it could raise up to $2 billion in pot taxes over five years.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports from the River Rock Wellness Center in Denver, Colorado, where in 5 months legal medical cannabis will be able to be sold as recreational pot. Investors are hoping to cash in on the "green rush," she says.
The global coffee market has been rather decaffeinated for the past couple of years, with prices falling to less than half their 2011 peak and the bean becoming the worst-performing soft commodity last year.