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2 Experimental Drugs Offer Hope Against Psoriasis: Studies

Abuse of Prescription Painkillers, Stimulants Ups Sexual Risks for Teens

Acetaminophen Tops List of Accidental Infant Poisonings

ADHD Medications Linked to Sleep Problems in Kids

ADHD Meds May Raise Risk for Psychotic Side Effects in Some Kids: Study

After Breast Cancer, Many in Appalachia Say No to Lifesaving Drugs

All High-Risk Patients Should Get Blood Pressure Meds: Study

Almost Half of American Adults With HIV Don't Take Meds: Report

Americans' Blood Triglyceride Levels Dropping: CDC

Americans Concerned About Prescription Painkiller Addiction

Angioplasty May Not Boost Survival for Some Heart Disease Patients

Antibiotic May Lower Effect of Some Blood Thinners

Antibiotic-Resistant Typhoid Spreading Across Asia, Africa

Antibiotics May Be Overused in Many Neonatal ICUs, Study Finds

Antidepressant Paxil Isn't Safe for Teens, New Analysis Says

Antidepressants Ease Postpartum Depression, Study Finds

Antidepressants Top Treatment Choice for Severe PMS: Researchers

Antifungal for Yeast Infections Tied to Miscarriage Risk

Antipsychotic Drugs Will Become More Affordable, Study Predicts

Antipsychotics May Be Deadlier Than Thought for Dementia Patients

Antiviral Drug May Prevent Ebola, Small Study Suggests

As HIV Patients Live Longer, Certain Cancer Risks Rise: Study

Avoid Medication Overdoses in Children

Beware Safety Risks Posed by 'Off-Label' Drug Use

Big Increase Seen in Babies Born Addicted to Narcotics

Blood Pressure Drugs Linked to Longer Ovarian Cancer Survival

Blood Pressure Meds Lower Heart, Stroke Risks in Diabetics: Analysis

Blood Pressure Vaccine Shows Promise in Rats

Blood Thinner Warfarin May Pose Greater Bleeding Risk for Obese: Study

Blood Thinner, Certain Diabetes Drugs Are a Bad Combo

Blood Thinners OK for Cancers That Spread to Brain, Study Finds

Blood Thinners Overprescribed for Low-Risk Irregular Heartbeat: Study

Bone-Building Drug Strengthened Hips, Spines of Frail Women in Study

Breast Cancer Drugs Battle Disease's Return

California Lawmakers Pass Right-to-Die Measure

Can U.S. Health-Care System Afford New, Improved Cholesterol Drugs?

Car Crash Risk Doubles for New Users of Sleeping Pills, Study Finds

'Cash for Lower Cholesterol' Program Works With Doc-Patient Teams

Certain Antibiotic Might Combat Children's Wheezing Episodes

Certain Painkillers Ill-Advised After Heart Attack: Study

Chantix Linked to Higher Quit Rates in Certain Smokers: Study

Chantix Study Finds Little Evidence to Support Suicidal, Criminal Warnings

Cheap Allergy Drug May Hold Potential as Hepatitis C Treatment

Cholesterol Drugs May Lower Stroke Risk for Healthy Older Adults

College Kids Easily Find Contraband ADHD Drugs, Other Meds

Common Antidepressants Linked to Higher Fracture Odds in Menopausal Women

Common Class of Drugs May Be Linked to Pneumonia Risk

Common Diabetes Meds Tied to Lower Risk for Parkinson's

Common Drug for Irregular Heartbeat Tied to Worse Outcomes

Common Heart Failure Drugs May Harm More Than Help

Could ADHD Drug Find New Role in Menopause?

Could an Apple a Day Help Keep the Pharmacist Away?

Could Antibiotics Raise a Child's Risk for Juvenile Arthritis?

Could Common Diabetes Drugs Help Fight Leukemia?

Cystic Fibrosis Drug Seems OK for Preschoolers: Study

Dementia Drug May Lower Risk of Falls Among Parkinson's Patients

Dementia Meds May Lead to Harmful Weight Loss: Study

Diabetes Drug Improves Gut Bacteria, Study Finds

Diabetes Drug Metformin May Lower Glaucoma Risk

Did Painkiller Crackdown Cause Heroin Epidemic?

Doctors' Group Urges Greater Use of Generic Drugs

Doctors' Prescribing Practices Key to Curbing Painkiller Abuse: CDC

Don't Give Heart-Healthy Patients Blood Pressure Drugs Before Surgery: Study

Drug Avastin Not Linked to Higher Risk of Blindness: Study

Drug for Rheumatoid Arthritis May Also Help Ease Vitiligo

Drug Helps Those With Tough-to-Treat Schizophrenia: Study

Drug Makers May Delay Reporting Patient Harms to FDA: Study

Drug May Ease Passage When Kidney Stone Strikes

Drug Overdose Rates Soaring Among U.S. Youth

Drug Shows Early Promise for Advanced Lung Cancer

'Drugged Driving' on the Rise in U.S.

Drugs May Protect the Heart During Chemotherapy

Early Studies See No Heart Risk From Testosterone Therapy

Easing Depression May Boost Heart Health, Study Finds

Environmental Concerns Led to Jump in Cost of Asthma Inhalers: Study

E-Pillboxes Improve Medication Adherence, Study Finds

ER Doctors Cautious When Prescribing Narcotic Painkillers: Study

ER Practices Key to Helping Those Addicted to Painkillers: Study

ERs See Spike in Narcotic Painkiller Abuse Cases

Ex-NFL Star Helps Spread the Word on Risks Posed by Painkillers

Experimental Psoriasis Drug Shows Promise

Experts Urge Caution With Popular Painkillers After FDA Warning

FDA Advisers Recommend Approval of 2nd New Cholesterol Drug

FDA Advisers Recommend Approval of First of 2 New Cholesterol Drugs

FDA Approves Drug for Advanced Thyroid Cancer

FDA Approves First Pill Made by 3D Printing

FDA Approves Libido Pill for Women -- With Restrictions

FDA Approves New Drug for Heart Failure

FDA Approves New Drug for Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder

FDA Approves New Drugs for Irritable Bowel Syndrome

FDA Approves Second Drug in New Class of Cholesterol-Lowering Medications

FDA Could Approve First Female Libido Pill Soon

FDA Issues Warning for Type 2 Diabetes Drugs

FDA OK of 1st 'Biosimilar' Drug May Mean Cheaper Options for Patients

FDA OKs First of New Class of Cholesterol Drugs

FDA Puts Antibiotics for Food Animals Under Vet's Supervision

FDA Seizes Counterfeit Drugs, Devices Sold Online

FDA Strengthens Heart Attack, Stroke Warning for Popular Painkillers

FDA Warns of Cardiac Effect When Heart Drug Mixed With Hepatitis C Meds

Few Sickle Cell Patients Receiving Beneficial Drug, Study Finds

Florida Laws May Help Lower Abuse of Prescription Painkillers

Florida 'Pill Mill' Crackdown May Have Curbed Painkiller ODs

For Unexplained Infertility, Breast Cancer Drug No Better Than Standard Treatment

Generic Eye Drops for Glaucoma Encourage Greater Use

Genetic Makeup May Help Explain Methadone Overdoses

Global Blood Pressure Program Could Save Millions of Lives, Experts Say

Global Trial Finds HIV Drugs Should Be Taken Right After Diagnosis

Half of U.S. Hispanics With High Cholesterol Unaware They Have It: Study

Heart Disease Doesn't Take a Holiday

Heart Drug Clears Up 'Strawberry' Birthmarks

Heart Drug Digoxin May Not Be Best for Some Heart Patients

Heart Groups Issue Updated Blood Pressure Guidelines

Heart Patients Worldwide Missing Out on Key Drugs

Heart Valve Patients Who Manage Their Own Blood Thinners May Do Better

Heartburn Meds Linked to Chronic Kidney Disease

Hepatitis C Drugs Will 'Strain Budgets' at Current Prices: Study

Heroin Use on the Rise Among Women, Wealthier People, CDC Finds

Heroin Use Surges Among Whites Who Abuse Prescription Painkillers

HIV Prevention Pill May Not Need to Be Taken Daily

Hormone-Like Drug Doesn't Help Women With Alzheimer's: Study

How Long Do Patients With Clots in the Lung Need Blood Thinners?

How to Dispose of Unused or Expired Prescription Drugs

Impotence Drug May Help Fight Rare Lung Disease: Study

Improper Antibiotic Use Often Due to Misdiagnosis: Study

In Rare Cases, Hepatitis C Drug Tied to Slowed Heart Rate: Study

Including Pharmacist on Medical Team May Aid Blood Pressure Control

Infants Born to Drug-Abusing Mothers Often Readmitted to Hospital

Ingredient in MS, Psoriasis Drugs Linked to Two Deadly Brain Infections

Injury Toll in U.S. in 2013: $671 Billion

Jimmy Carter's Recovery Highlights Power of New Cancer Treatments

Kids' ER Visits for Medicine Overdoses Dropping: Report

Kids' Hemophilia Drugs a Big Part of State Medicaid Spending

Kids Who Take ADHD Meds More Likely to Be Bullied, Study Finds

Knowledge Is Power for Patients With Heart Failure

Leading Doctors' Group Wants to Ban Prescription Drug Ads

Lower Blood Pressure Target Could Save Lives: Study

Majority of Americans Wants Medicare to Cover Obesity Treatments

Many Acne Patients Don't Take Their Meds, Survey Shows

Many Hospitals Overestimate Their Adherence to Stroke Guidelines

Many Migraine Sufferers Given Narcotic Painkillers, Barbiturates

Many Patients With Acne Take Antibiotics Too Long: Study

Many Seniors Given Antipsychotic Meds, Despite Potential Problems

Media Often Overplays Cancer Drug Research, Study Finds

Medical Marijuana Ads May Prompt Pot Use Among Teens

Medical Marijuana May Pose Risk to Teens, Study Suggests

Medical Pot-Painkiller Combo Isn't Always Recipe for Abuse

Medicines Last as Long in Space as Here on Earth: Study

Metformin May Not Help Obese Teens With Type 1 Diabetes

Milliliter-Only Dosing Recommended for Kids' Meds

More Babies Born to Mothers Addicted to Pain Meds

More Evidence Daily Pill Can Prevent HIV Transmission

More U.S. Kids Getting Mental Health Treatment

Most Children With Migraines Don't Get Proven Treatments: Study

Most Don't Need 'Bridging' When They Stop Warfarin Temporarily

MS Drug Tied to Higher Risk for Potentially Deadly Brain Virus

Multiple ER Visits Linked to Risk of Prescription-Drug Overdose Death

Narcotic Painkiller Use in Adolescence May Raise Risk of Adult Addiction

Narcotic Painkillers in Pregnancy Common, Harmful to Baby: Study

Nearly Half of Americans With High Blood Pressure Not Controlling It: CDC

Negative News on Statins Tied to Dropped Prescriptions

New Blood Pressure Guidelines a Danger to Patients: Study

New Clues to Easing Side Effects From Parkinson's Drug

New Drug a Weapon Against Advanced Melanoma: Study

New Drug Class Slashes 'Bad' Cholesterol, Review Finds

New Drug for Crohn's Disease Shows Early Promise

New Drug for Severe Form of Arthritis Shows Promise in Trial

New Drug Keeps Common Breast Cancer Under Control Longer: Study

New Drug Lowers Levels of Triglyceride Blood Fats: Study

New Drug May Give Small Survival Boost to Some With Advanced Lung Cancer

New Drug May Help Keep Hodgkin Lymphoma at Bay

New Drug May Slow Recurrent Thyroid Cancer, Study Finds

New Drug Shows Potential for Blood Cancer

New Drug Shows Promise for MS

New Guidelines Would Greatly Boost Number of Young People on Statins

New IBS Drug Eases Stomach Pain and Diarrhea for Some: Study

New Kidney Transplant Drug Cuts Risk of Earlier Death: Study

New Moms' Codeine Use Down Since Health Warnings

New Skin Cancer Drug Approved by FDA

New Specialty Medicines Drive Up Drug Spending

Newer Birth Control Pills May Slightly Raise Blood Clot Risk

Newer Blood Pressure Drugs as Good as Older Ones: Study

Newer Blood Thinner May Improve Outcomes for Heart Attack Survivors

No Link Between 'the Pill' and Birth Defects: Study

No Link Seen Between Oxytocin-Assisted Labor and ADHD

No Mental Benefits Seen for Elderly Who Stop Blood Pressure Meds

No Need to Stop Taking Statins Before Surgery, Study Finds

Obama Administration Takes Aim at Epidemic of Heroin, Painkiller Abuse

One-Quarter of Narcotic Painkillers Misused, Study Shows

Painkiller Overdoses Often Involve 'Pharmacy Shopping'

Painkillers Don't Ease Disability Due to Nerve Damage: Study

Personalized 'Pills' From a 3D Printer?

Pharmacists Key to Whether Patients Take Blood Thinners

Pill for Low Libido in Women Goes on Sale on Saturday

'Placebo Effect' Might Help Predict Response to Depression Treatment

Poll: Americans Want Bold Action to Keep Health Care Costs Down

Prescription Drug Use on the Rise in U.S.

Prescription Naproxen as Good as Narcotic Painkillers for Low Back Pain: Study

Prescription Painkiller Abuse Rate Down, But Many Are Addicted: Study

Preventive HIV Treatment Shown Effective at Health Clinics

Prices of MS Drugs Soaring, Study Finds

Pricey Hepatitis C Drugs Denied to Almost Half of Medicaid Patients: Study

Problems Spotted in Clinical Trials Can Go Unreported, Study Says

Promise From a New Weight-Loss Drug

Research Gives Clues to Why Some Benefit More From Drug for Bipolar Disorder

Resistance to HIV Drug Growing, Study Finds

Retail Prices of Dermatology Drugs Skyrocket

Risk to Baby From Antidepressant Use in Pregnancy Is Small, Study Says

Rivers May Be Factor in Antibiotic Resistance

Safe to Take Antidepressants With Tamoxifen: Study

Sickle Cell Drug Doesn't Relieve Pain Crises: Study

Side Effects Cause Some to Stop Taking Blood Thinner Brilinta

Smokers May Get Less Benefit From Drugs for Arthritic Back Pain

Some Arthritis Meds Cost Seniors Thousands Annually

Some Blood Pressure Drugs May Be Risky for Certain Surgery Patients

Statins Carry Some Risk for Seniors, Study Suggests

Statins Linked to Raised Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

Statins Might Reduce Complications After Major Lung Surgery

Steroids No Better for Sciatica Pain Than Placebo, Study Finds

Study Links Antibiotics to Digestive Complication in Infants

Study: Lowering Beta-Blocker Dose May Boost Survival After Heart Attack

Surgery May Beat Drugs for Ulcerative Colitis: Study

Swallowing Pills? Children Can Learn How

Taking Blood Pressure Drugs at Night May Help Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

Taking Pill Before, After Sex Cuts HIV Infection for Gay Men: Study

Talk Therapy, Antidepressants Offer Similar Results for Major Depression

'Tamper-Proof' Narcotic Painkiller May Be Curbing Abuse: Study

Teens With History of Self-Poisoning Face Greater Suicide Risk

Terminally Ill Can Do Without Statins, Study Finds

Text Messages May Prompt People to Take Their Meds

Think You're Allergic to Penicillin? Maybe Not, Researchers Say

Too Few Americans Are Taking Needed Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs: CDC

Too Few Psychiatric Patients Screened for Diabetes: Study

Two Drugs Equal in Preventing Early Breast Cancer's Return: Study

U.S. FDA Approves New Drug for Schizophrenia, Major Depression

U.S. Oncologists Decry High Cost of Cancer Drugs

Unapproved Ear Drops Targeted by FDA

Under-the-Tongue Hay Fever Pills Offer Little Benefit: Study

Uninsured May Face Much Higher Charges for Cancer Drugs

Viagra, Other ED Meds Won't Raise Melanoma Risk

Why Isn't There Any Cheap, Generic Insulin?

Why More Painkiller Addicts Are Using Heroin, Too

Widely Used Antibiotics May Raise Heart Risks, Review Finds

Women Spend Far Less on Birth Control Because of 'Obamacare'

Yeast's New Use: Making Narcotic Painkillers

Younger Women Less Likely to Take Meds After Heart Attack

Zurampic Approved for Gout



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