03/02/2012 - 1:03pm

An organization representing independent retail pharmacies is criticizing a new ad by a pharmacy benefit manager industry group, calling the ad "irresponsible."

03/02/2012 - 12:53pm

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday issued its latest update on the influenza season to date, or rather the lack thereof. For the week ended Feb. 25, visits for influenza-like illnesses have yet to crack the national baseline of 2.4% this season.

03/01/2012 - 5:46pm

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores on Thursday testified before the House of Representatives' Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade to emphasize retail pharmacy’s commitment to preserving patient safety and high-quality care.

03/01/2012 - 4:15pm

The country's largest organization that certifies pharmacy technicians has a new leader.

03/01/2012 - 1:24pm

The American Diabetes Association said it is urging people with diabetes who currently are taking a statin to continue their medication unless instructed otherwise by their healthcare provider.

03/01/2012 - 11:15am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved two new drugs for pancreatic disorders, the agency said Thursday.

03/01/2012 - 9:59am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved what it called the first flu vaccine to prevent four strains of the influenza virus.

02/29/2012 - 6:31pm

A federal district court has turned down a request by Cardinal Health for an injunction against the Drug Enforcement Administration's suspension of the company's license to ship painkiller drugs from one of its distribution centers, the company said Wednesday.

02/29/2012 - 3:06pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved two separate dosing innovations for multiple sclerosis patients that are being treated with a Biogen Idec drug.