Teva Pharmaceutical Industries

Trucks run past Teva Pharmaceutical Logistic Center in the town of Shoam, Israel, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Dan Balilty)

Israeli drug maker in uproar over planned layoffs

JERUSALEM (AP) — As the world’s leading maker of generic drugs, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. is a huge source of pride for Israel. Now, following an announcement of planned layoffs and revelations it enjoys sweeping […]

10/16/2013

FDA

FDA approves new multiple sclerosis capsules

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday it approved a new drug from Biogen Idec to control multiple sclerosis in adults with hard-to-treat forms of the disease.

03/28/2013

Defective generic pill revives quality concerns

WASHINGTON (AP) – More Americans than ever are taking generic drugs, as blockbuster medicines like Plavix and Lipitor become available in low-cost versions. But the government’s revelation this week that it mistakenly approved a defective […]

10/04/2012