The Food and Drug Administration issued guidance Tuesday to help drugmakers craft cheaper, generic forms of prescription painkillers that are difficult to snort, inject or otherwise manipulate and produce a less rewarding high than standard opioids.
Decades after they were banned from the airwaves, Big Tobacco companies return to prime-time television this weekend — but not by choice.
Could the once-popular arthritis pill Vioxx get a second life? A startup pharmaceutical company hopes so.
The opioid crisis is killing thousands more Americans than previously thought and cost half a trillion dollars in 2015, the Trump administration said Monday in a report that recalculated the toll of prescription-drug and heroin abuse.
Sen. Susan Collins doesn’t want to see the Obamacare individual mandate repealed. For Sens. Rand Paul and Tom Cotton, though, repealing the mandate is critical.