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Amarin stock tanks nearly 70% after losing a patent battle over its key heart drug

"Amarin strongly disagrees with the ruling and will vigorously pursue all available remedies," said Amarin CEO John Thero.

San Francisco startups have suspended sales of at-home coronavirus test kits after the FDA issued a warning

After the FDA said it had not authorized testing for the coronavirus at home, startups Nurx and Carbon Health have stopped shipping test kits.

‘Trump kept saying it was basically pretty much a cure’: Woman whose husband died after ingesting chloroquine tells the public not to R...

"We saw Trump on TV — every channel — and all of his buddies and that this was safe," the woman told NBC News.
A swab to be used for testing novel coronavirus is seen in the supplies of Harborview Medical Center's home assessment team during preparations to visit the home of a person potentially exposed to novel coronavirus at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle

For more than 2 weeks, state labs were told they couldn’t use the CDC’s coronavirus tests — but the tests could have been used all a...

The FDA and the CDC took 16 days to notify state labs of the solution to their faulty test kits: tossing an ingredient that had never been necessary.
A view shows the U.S. Food and Drug Administration headquarters in Silver Spring

FDA and FTC crack down on fake coronavirus cures, warning 7 companies selling teas, essential oils, and colloidal silver the government is ‘prep...

FTC chairman Joe Simons said he is "prepared to take enforcement actions against companies" selling items claiming to protect against the coronavirus.

The US government has completed fewer than 6,000 coronavirus tests as more states report new cases and deaths

"We don't have enough tests today to meet what we anticipate will be the demand going forward," Vice President Mike Pence said on Thursday.

The FDA just announced the first drug shortage caused by the coronavirus, but wouldn’t identify the drug

China is a critical player in the global supply chain for drugs, as many ingredients in the medicines we take are manufactured there.

An erectile dysfunction drug left men with ‘intensely blue’ vision and red-green blindness

A hospital in Turkey has treated 17 men in two years who took sildenafil, the active ingredient in Viagra, and reported "intense" blue vision.
A scientist works at Zai Lab's drug development facility in Shanghai, China October 18, 2017.

A little-known biopharma firm surges 17% after getting FDA approval for the first-ever peanut allergy treatment

Shares jumped as much as 17% on Monday after news Friday that the FDA had approved Aimmune's new drug.

The FDA approved its first drug to treat children’s peanut allergies

Palforzia is a powder containing peanut protein that was approved to mitigate allergic reactions to peanuts for children aged 4 to 17 years old.