Prescription Drugs

Pfizer Buying Cupertino-Based NextWave Pharmaceuticals For Up To $700M

Pfizer said it will buy NextWave Pharmaceuticals Inc., a company that makes a liquid attention deficit hyperactivity disorder drug, in a deal worth as much as $700 million.


Prescription Drugs

Pfizer Recalls Lipitor Due To Moldy Smell

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. drugmaker Pfizer Inc. announced Friday it would recall 38,000 bottles of its blockbuster cholesterol drug Lipitor due to an unpleasant odor, the third recall this year related to the problem. The […]

CBS San Francisco–10/29/2010


ConsumerWatch: Pharmaceutical Companies Paying Some Doctors

It happens across the country including here in the Bay Area, doctors cashing in on checks from pharmaceutical companies.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–10/20/2010