11/23/2015 - 11:37am

Following reports that a previously unannounced deal between Safeway and embattled diagnostics company Theranos was falling apart, MedCity News is reporting that Safeway has begun offering diagnostic testing through local Sonora Quest Laboratories at a location in Scottsdale, Ariz., with another Arizona location opening soon. Neither Safeway nor the diagnostics company would comment on further plans for expansion. Safeway has invested some $350 million in retail clinics that offer diagnostic testing. (MedCity News)

11/23/2015 - 11:16am

Prestige Brands will acquire DenTek, a move that will expand its oral care portfolio into the growing specialty oral care category. 

11/23/2015 - 10:32am

A 15-member board composed will govern the combined company and Pfizer CEO Ian Read will be CEO of the combined company and Allergan CEO Brent Saunders will be the president and COO. 

11/20/2015 - 4:10pm

The new Gillette razor blade will cut down significantly on the need to re-shave, P&G says. 

11/20/2015 - 4:03pm

In preparation for this launch, Mission has expanded its sales force and increased promotional efforts to reach more primary care and internal medicine healthcare providers.

11/20/2015 - 3:55pm

Specialty medications represent only 1% of all prescriptions but, in 2014, these medications resulted in over 31% of all drug spending.

11/20/2015 - 12:10pm

Alchemia’s shareholders approved the sale of Fondaparinux at the company’s annual general meeting held on Nov. 10.

11/20/2015 - 11:57am

The Food and Drug Administration on Monday issued new warning labeling guidance for medicines containing acetaminophen, according to a blog posted by the Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society. "The guidance ... helps to clarify certain cases where manufacturers of internal analgesic, antipyretic and antirheumatic OTC drugs would be able to change liver warnings when the product's directions for use result in a maximum daily dose of acetaminophen that is less than 4,000 mg for adults," wrote Zachary Brennan. (RAPS


11/20/2015 - 11:11am

The 2016 CEI rated 851 businesses in the report, which evaluates LGBT-related policies and practices.