01/25/2013 - 12:33pm

Merck on Friday announced the Food and Drug Administration has approved the switch of Oxytrol for Women (oxybutynin transdermal system, 3.9 mg/day) from prescription-only to nonprescription, creating a new category — overactive bladder in women — in the OTC area.

01/25/2013 - 12:23pm

Students at an Ohio pharmacy school are taking part in a nationwide effort to boost medication adherence.

01/25/2013 - 12:10pm

Wellco Brands on Thursday launched Healerz for Noses, a pain relief cream to soothe the skin under the nose that becomes irritated during cold and allergy season.

01/25/2013 - 11:39am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new use for a cancer drug made by Roche unit Genentech, the agency said.

01/24/2013 - 6:16pm

Beauty retail veteran Cheryl Mahoney has assumed a new post at CVS Caremark, and the company has brought onboard Alex Perez-Tenessa to serve as VP retail merchandising – beauty/personal care, according to CVS Caremark.

01/24/2013 - 6:00pm

Canadian pharmacy retailer Rexall has unveiled its new flagship private brand, Be.better, a line of more than 100 products available exclusively at the more than 300 corporate Rexall and Rexall Pharma Plus stores.

01/24/2013 - 5:55pm

A new strain of norovirus from Australia accounts for more than half of outbreaks around the country, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

01/24/2013 - 5:42pm

The number of people who have died from flu in Minnesota is 75, more than double what it was last year, according to the state health department and published reports.

01/24/2013 - 12:52pm

Seniors have serious concerns regarding mandatory mail-order pharmacy requirements in prescription drug plans, according to a new national survey of 669 Medicare Part D beneficiaries released Thursday by the National Community Pharmacists Association.