Both parties expected Addyi to hit $1 billion in net sales in the first full seven quarters following its introduction

Investors in Sprout, the female libido pill maker bought by Valeant Pharmaceuticals for $1 billion last year, have said the company has failed to suc(...)

Vaccine scandal: Food and drug safety is an key issue in China and public confidence in domestic products has been badly undermined. Photograph: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

Chinese premier Li Keqiang has weighed in on a scandal involving the sale of €80 million worth of improperly stored or expired vaccines against mening(...)

Kellogg said the FDA is investigating a video that appears to show a man urinating on one of its assembly lines. Photograph: Ramin Talaie/Bloomberg News

Breakfast cereals maker Kellogg said federal regulators are conducting a criminal investigation of a video that surfaced on Friday showing a man filmi(...)

 Maria Sharapova:  normal course of treatment for the drug is four to six weeks and not the 10 years   she used it.   Photo: Damian Dovarganes/AP

Over the coming weeks and months an interesting observation may be made on divergent sporting cultures and Maria Sharapova will be central to the dram(...)

 Sovaldi, a once-a-day prescription medicine used to treat hepatitis C. Manufacturer Gilead Sciences is working out how to bring the drug, which infamously retails in the US at $1,000 a pill, for relatively next to nothing to low income countries around the world.

Gregg Alton has what seems like a disorienting job at Gilead Sciences. He’s paid to figure out how to sell the drug Sovaldi, which infamously re(...)

Irish pharma company Amarin has reported a 62 per cent rise in fourth quarter sales of its sole drug, Vascepa.

Irish pharma company Amarin has reported a 62 per cent rise in fourth quarter sales of its sole drug, Vascepa. The refined omega-3 fish oil drug red(...)

Traders work at their desks at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany. REUTERS/Staff/remote

A rally among mining stocks and better-than-estimated corporate earnings sent European equities to a two-week high on Wednesday. Commodity producers (...)

Alan Massey, process operator at the MSD site in Ballydine, Co Tipperary: the pharma giant’s Irish operations now help to produce more than 60% of its top 20 global products

MSD, one of the biggest pharma companies in Ireland, is creating 200 new jobs at its manufacturing sites in Carlow, Cork and Tipperary. Some 110 of (...)

Earlier this year Diageo announced plans to raise its equity stake in the group to as much as 70 per cent from 54 per cent

Nigeria’s Guinness said on Thursday it had been fined 1 billion naira ($5 million) by the local food and drug agency over alleged infractions relating(...)

Gains at Airbus  and Renault  helped European stocks record their best month in more than six years yesterday.  Photographs: Pascal Rossignol.

European stocks recorded their best month in more than six years yesterday, buoyed by gains at carmaker Renault and aircraft maker Airbus while inves(...)