The FDA has approved Epclusa to treat adult patients with chronic hepatitis C virus.
Pharmasave announced that its pharmacists have been trained to be leaders in providing medication therapy management programs.
The Price Relief, Innovation and Competition for Essential Drugs (PRICED) Act would amend the Public Health Service act to change the exclusivity period from 12 years to seven years.
The longer shelf life will make it easier for healthcare providers and pharmacies to stock Flublok and vaccinate people throughout the influenza season.
Paul McKenzie joined Biogen in February from Johnson & Johnson, where had most recently been J&J’s VP research and development for its Ethicon business.
Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), a fatty liver disease, affects about 2% to 5% of the U.S. population and doesn't currently have an approved treatment.
ACIP continues to recommend annual flu vaccination, with either the inactivated influenza vaccine or recombinant influenza vaccine, for everyone 6 months and older.
Specifically, CMS' proposed guidance would standardize the reporting by PDP sponsors of price concessions received from, and incentive payments made to, participating network pharmacies.
The bill was met with praise from several industry groups when it was introduced, and a Generic Pharmaceutical Association member testified at the hearing.
Taro noted that Kalb’s departure was not the result of a dispute or disagreement with the company, including anything having to do with its accounting practices or financial reporting.