07/30/2013 - 9:49am

In a study scheduled for publication in the Journal of Pediatrics, researchers found that adding flow restrictors to bottles can limit the amount of liquid medication a child could access even if child-resistant caps are missing or improperly closed.

07/30/2013 - 9:12am

Pro-Lab on Monday extended its line of self-care test kits to include the new Allergen Test Kit.

07/30/2013 - 9:02am

Nutrisystem feels it has a role to play in helping Americans meet their health-and-wellness goals, the company's chief executive shared with analysts on Tuesday.

07/30/2013 - 8:49am

GNC on Monday named Carmine Fortino EVP business development. Fortino comes to GNC from Atrium Innovations, a Canadian natural health products company, where he was president. Fortino also was a former director of GNC from 2007 to 2011.

07/29/2013 - 3:21pm

Rite Aid is launching a marketing campaign centered around its new extension to the Wellness+ loyalty card program aimed at seniors, the retail pharmacy chain said.

07/29/2013 - 2:41pm

Drug maker Pfizer is planning to split its commercial division into three business lines that will separate its branded and generic products, the company said Monday.

07/29/2013 - 2:08pm

The Community Pharmacy Foundation and the National Association of Chain Drug Stores Foundation announced on Monday that they will work together to evaluate the impact on patient outcomes of the integration of community pharmacy-provided medication management strategies into a statewide, patient-centered medical home network in North Dakota. More than 70% of physicians participate in the state’s medical home program.

07/29/2013 - 2:02pm

Actavis is launching new formulations of a drug used to treat tension headaches, the company said Monday.

07/29/2013 - 1:31pm

Dr. Reddy's Labs has launched a generic drug used to treat Alzheimer's disease, the company said.