04/17/2012 - 9:17am

Workers' compensation pharmacy costs took on an extra $2.1 billion in 2011 due to unnecessary use of more expensive drugs, according to a new report by pharmacy benefit manager Express Scripts.

04/16/2012 - 1:09pm

Children under the age of 10 years old may be especially susceptible to a new strain of influenza, according to an article published Friday in the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's "Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report."

04/16/2012 - 12:54pm

Fresh off the heels of its merger with Medco Health Solutions, pharmacy benefit manager Express Scripts announced Monday the launch of a medication nonadherence detection system and offered a preview of its annual "Drug Trend Report."

04/16/2012 - 10:00am

Lilly Diabetes and Walgreens on Monday launched an awareness campaign at 43 Walgreens pharmacies throughout the Indianapolis area on the consequences of hypoglycemia.

04/16/2012 - 9:06am

Two drug makers have signed a deal to develop an experimental drug for treating two types of cancer.

04/13/2012 - 4:49pm

Get set for another decade of explosive growth throughout the over-the-counter category with the familiar switch as a catalyst. 


04/13/2012 - 10:48am

The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America announced Friday the appointment of Eli Lilly chairman, president and CEO John Lechleiter as PhRMA chairman at its annual meeting.

04/13/2012 - 10:26am

Drug companies invested nearly $50 billion in research and development in 2011, according to a new report by a drug industry trade group.

04/13/2012 - 9:10am

Walmart and healthcare partner Humana are out with a new prescription drug program called Rx4Value that guarantees savings and relies on the proven strategy of improving affordability by restricting choice to generic drugs.