08/22/2011 - 10:37am

The National Community Pharmacists Association last week delivered a letter to the Illinois Joint Committee on Administrative Rules opposing an Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services proposal to sharply decrease Medicaid reimbursements and “slow-walk” reimbursement payments.

08/22/2011 - 9:47am

Flu shots are available at every Rite Aid store around the country, the retail pharmacy chain said Monday.

08/22/2011 - 9:41am

The Independent Specialty Pharmacy Coalition is urging the Federal Trade Commission to look into the pending merger between pharmacy benefit managers Express Scripts and Medco Health Solutions, the ISPC said Monday.

08/22/2011 - 9:28am

CVS/pharmacy and MinuteClinic have announced the "You vs. Flu" campaign, which is supported by more than 20,000 immunizing healthcare professionals who will vaccinate patients every day, no appointment needed, at all CVS/pharmacy and MinuteClinic locations nationwide.

08/22/2011 - 9:15am

A new drug made by AstraZeneca is available in pharmacies following its regulatory approval in July, the company said Monday.

08/19/2011 - 12:28pm

Udi's Gluten Free Foods has launched a new website that features an informative gluten-free toolkit, enhanced "recipe" section and Facebook integration.

08/19/2011 - 11:59am

Generic drug maker Sandoz is suing Danish drug maker Novo Nordisk over a generic version of a drug used to treat diabetes, according to published reports.

08/19/2011 - 11:43am

A new study published in the Annals of Oncology found that a certain breast cancer drug may pose an increased risk of heart problems in elderly patients with a history of heart disease and/or diabetes.

08/19/2011 - 11:29am

Canada-based drug store chain Loblaw has extended its Get Checked Now diabetes program, the company announced Thursday.