02/09/2016 - 9:13am

Walgreens will install safe medication disposal kiosks in more than 500 drug stores in 39 states and make naloxon available without a prescription at its pharmacies in 35 states. 

02/08/2016 - 12:25pm
The aim of the partnership is to boost adherence among patients — something a recent study published in JAMA Internal Medicine has found can be improved by text message reminders.
02/08/2016 - 10:26am

Allergan's EVP and president branded pharma will take the reigns of Pfizer's consumer healthcare unit. 

02/04/2016 - 3:32pm

The Treato/MediaMiser survey determined that the doctor's office is still the location of choice to get the flu shot - 49% who got the flu shot went to see their doctor, followed by 19% at the pharmacy, 15% at place of employment and 11% at a health clinic. 

02/04/2016 - 11:37am

Clinicians can better estimate the risk of glaucoma progression by looking at a readout from the smart lens. The findings could also have implications when using the lenses to evaluate glaucoma treatments.  

02/04/2016 - 11:28am
Flu season most often peaks in February in the U.S., Walgreens reported. 
02/03/2016 - 2:52pm
ZembraceSymTouch marks the first approval Dr. Reddy’s has received from the FDA for a brand-name product in its neurology portfolio. 
02/03/2016 - 1:40pm

The asthma treatment is a once-daily dose of two 1.25-microgram puffs. 

02/03/2016 - 1:04pm

Reuters is reporting that in 2016, there will likely be seven blockbuster drugs launched, each of which has potential to see more than $1 billion in annual sales. The ones that are poised to be the biggest are a chronic liver desease drug from Intercept Pharmaceuticals and Gilead’s fixed-dose treatment for H.I.V, which experts forecast could make $2.6 billion and $2 billion, respectively. (Reuters)