Perrigo has further solidified its position in topical dermatology drugs, one of the areas in which prices have been escalating of late.
It's the endgame for 2012 election candidates--and for supporters that have shelled out cash to support their bids for votes. As usual, the pharma business is right there in the fray, with political action committees and employees donating hundreds of thousands, if not millions.
In the second animal health deal announced in two days, generic drug giant Teva Pharmaceutical Industries says it will sell its animal products line to Bayer of Germany for $145 million so it can concentrate on human drugs.
The Michigan-based company, best known for its generics and OTC drugs, purchased Sergeant's Pet Care Products for $285 million.
While the pharma industry has been criticized over the high cost of cancer drugs and alleged price manipulation of wholesale prices, it is the cost of generic ointments that is setting some consumers off and leaving some experts scratching their heads.
It's tricky to pick the best of anything. But The Wall Street Journal gives it a try with a new ranking of the best CFOs, focusing on the executives who not only keep their own numbers in order, but also help craft company strategy. And pharma has reason to boast about this list: Of the 25 CFOs chosen, three hail from drugmakers.
Zacks likes Perrigo, and why not? Active pharmaceutical ingredient sales are up 26 percent over a year ago, to $41 million. But even more impressive is how the recently quality-challenged generics
Tylenol maker Johnson & Johnson will revamp its product line for infants and children to help prevent overdoses of the pain and fever remedy. The company plans to make all children's Tylenol
The FDA's all-clear sign for Perrigo's Michigan manufacturing plant this week is in some ways an understatement of what must have happened there. Inspectors arrived on March 1 and Perrigo announced
A year after receiving a warning from regulators, generics maker Perrigo said its manufacturing facility in Allegan, MI, has won FDA's approval. Report