Pharmaceuticals

US Trade Deficit Hits Record High as Consumer Goods Imports See Sharp Rise

The Commerce Department said in an Oct. 5 statement that the trade deficit rose by 4.2 percent in August, hitting an all-time high of $73.3 billion.

Pfizer and BioNTech SE Submit Data on Covid Vaccine for Kids 5-11 to FDA; Emergency Use Authorization Could Come By Halloween

The pharmaceutical companies are confident they're one step closer to making vaccination an option for millions of younger children.

Kenny Herzog

AstraZeneca Lost Money on COVID-19 Vaccine in First Half of 2021

AstraZeneca said losses on Vaxzevria were the main factor that shaved seven percentage points off its Reported Gross Profit Margin, which fell to 73.5 percent in the first half of the year.

The Epoch Times

Here's How These Businesses Exploded During the Pandemic

A select group of companies figured out how to not only stay afloat, but also thrive in the midst of this pandemic. 

Randy Garn

FDA Says Johnson & Johnson's One-Dose Vaccine Is Safe and Effective

US regulators just released detailed data on Johnson & Johnson's coronavirus vaccine.

Andrew Dunn

Amazon Pharmacy Lets You Order Prescription Meds Using an App

Use the Amazon app to get your meds without leaving home and free two-day delivery if you're a Prime subscriber.

Matthew Humphries

Purdue Pharma to Plead Guilty to Multiple Federal Charges (Updated)

The OxyContin manufacturer will pay the government $225 million and own up to misleading the DEA and incentivizing doctors to write prescriptions.

Kenny Herzog

Kodak Secures $765 Million Government Loan to Produce Drugs

It remains unclear exactly what potions Kodak Pharmaceuticals will be brewing.

Stephanie Mlot

After a Point-Blank Rejection Letter From the FDA, This Founder Went Back to the Drawing Board

Cindy Whitehead spent years working on a treatment for low sexual desire in women. When the FDA rejected her drug, she disputed the decision with the stories of affected women -- and won.

Hayden Field

Stryker Corp Buys Physio-Control International for $1.28 Billion

The acquisition will help the company expand its emergency medical services business/

Reuters