04/20/2015 - 11:37am

"Certain aspects of sporting events are similar to governmental advocacy. In both instances there are winners and losers," writes National Community Pharmacists Association CEO B. Douglas Hoey in a recent blog post. 

04/20/2015 - 11:28am

Veteran business-development executive Alan Butcher on Monday joined Purdue Pharma. 

04/20/2015 - 10:21am

Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba Group Holding last week consolidated its online pharmacy operations into wholly-owned subsidiary Alibaba Health Information Technology in a deal valued at $2.5 billion.

04/17/2015 - 2:19pm

IMS Health is getting ready to launch a consumer version of its AppScript app, according to a MedCityNews report. 

04/16/2015 - 9:00am

According to the Food and Drug Administration, heart failure is a common condition that affects close to 5.1 million people in the United States. The condition arises when the heart cannot pump enough blood to meet the body’s needs. 

04/15/2015 - 11:58am

The Cardinal Health Foundation and the American Pharmacists Association recently recognized pharmacists for their efforts in prescription medication misuse prevention.

04/14/2015 - 2:32pm

Total dollars spent on prescriptions in the U.S. were up 13.1%.

04/14/2015 - 2:04pm

DSN editor in chief Rob Eder talks about why Congress needs to rethink current DEA regulations that block access to medications to chronic pain patients.

 

04/14/2015 - 1:45pm

Actavis and Medicines360, a nonprofit women’s health pharmaceutical company, on Monday announced that Liletta (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) in 52 mg is now available in the United States.