08/18/2016 - 11:48am

FLUAD was first licensed for use in Italy in 1997. Now approved in more than 30 countries, including the U.S., 81 million doses of FLUAD have been distributed worldwide.

08/17/2016 - 12:42pm

The review, published in the American Journal of Managed Care, looked at 26 studies of 27 formulary exclusions, 20 of which looked at the impact that exclusions had on patients. 

08/17/2016 - 11:36am
The death rate from opioid overdose in the United States had increased 200% since the year 2000, with deaths impacting people between ages 25 and 44 years, particularly in southern states. 
08/12/2016 - 10:36am

In addition to Idaho, CVS Pharmacy locations in 30 other states can dispense naloxone to patients without an individual prescription.

08/11/2016 - 12:18pm

The Partnership for Health Analytics Research's study looked at predictions for 14 drugs launched since 2012 in various indications. On average, predictions were 11 times higher than the sales reported once the drugs hit the market

08/03/2016 - 7:12pm

Drug Store News caught up with TopRx president Scott Franklin to discuss what’s on the horizon for the national distributor of generic pharmaceuticals.

08/03/2016 - 1:43pm

A CDC study found that vaccinated people 50 years and older were 57% less likely to be hospitalized from flu than unvaccinated people.

08/02/2016 - 4:54pm

As some companies prepare to market their biosimilars, others are still in development. At the end of 2015, the IMS Institute noted that there were five biosimilars in the pre-registration phase of development.

08/02/2016 - 4:54pm

Total spending on products whose patents expired between 2012 and 2015 declined by $14.2 billion last year, according to IMS Health’s Institute for Health Care informatics. And 2016 could bring about further cost reductions.