06/03/2013 - 5:29pm

The state attorney general of New York is urging health insurers to let patients buy specialty drugs through retail pharmacies instead of having to use mail-order.

06/03/2013 - 1:17pm

Another bill to limit dispensing of biosimilars lost Monday, this time in Illinois.

06/03/2013 - 12:55pm

People with Type 2 diabetes or high blood pressure should be evaluated for sleep apnea, a medical group said Monday.

06/03/2013 - 11:31am

Becton, Dickinson and Co. division BD Medical has launched a new prefillable glass syringe designed for biotech drugs.

06/03/2013 - 10:18am

Dr. Reddy's Labs and Fujifilm have terminated a deal to market generic drugs in Japan, Dr. Reddy's said.

05/31/2013 - 5:14pm

There are several important pieces of legislation that will have an impact on the business of supermarket pharmacy if passed, noted Michael Spira, American Pharmacists Association senior lobbyist, during an FMI education session.

05/31/2013 - 5:07pm

Out of all retail pharmacy outlets, food stores have slightly increased their prescription sales, generating March year-to-date sales of $5.7 billion, up 0.5%, according to IMS Health data. Including drug, mail and independents, prescription sales totaled $58.3 billion, down 4.7%, reported Doug Long, VP industry relations for IMS Health, at an FMI education breakout.

05/31/2013 - 4:56pm

Antitrust attorney and pharmacy benefit management legal expert David Balto on Friday monitored a mini-summit helping supermarket pharmacy better navigate the PBM universe.

05/31/2013 - 1:48pm

The Pharmacy Quality Alliance has given one of its top awards to pharmacy benefit manager Catamaran Corp., the PBM said Friday.