09/05/2014 - 9:57am

Walgreens is offering more than $10 million worth of flu shot vouchers free to those without health insurance coverage.

 

09/05/2014 - 9:32am

Purdue Pharma on Thursday shared results from several studies evaluating its investigational pain medication Hysingla ER.

09/05/2014 - 9:12am

Purdue Pharma on Thursday presented results from two epidemiological studies evaluating the reformulation of OxyContin. 

09/04/2014 - 8:46am

The Drug Enforcement Administration National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day collection site locator is now available online, the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy reported Wednesday.

09/04/2014 - 5:50am

New research suggests that sleeping seven to eight hours per night is associated with the lowest risk of absence from work due to sickness, the National Healthy Sleep Awareness Project reported Wednesday.

09/03/2014 - 1:25pm

Teva Pharmaceutical on Wednesday announced the launch of SYNCareTM, a program designed to support patients taking Synribo (omacetaxine mepesuccinate) for at-home injection.

09/03/2014 - 6:21am

The National Institutes of Health has issued a final NIH Genomic Data Sharing policy to promote data sharing as a way to speed the translation of data into knowledge, products and procedures that improve health while protecting the privacy of research participants. 

09/02/2014 - 11:21am

Acura Pharmaceuticals last week announced that it has been awarded a $300,000 grant by the National Institute On Drug Abuse of the National Institutes of Health to fund Phase I development of Acura's new, early stage Limitx abuse deterrent technology.

09/02/2014 - 11:15am

Among patients with hypertension at high risk of cardiovascular disease, a program where patients measured their blood pressure and adjusted their antihypertensive medication accordingly resulted in lower systolic blood pressure at 12 months compared with patients who received usual care, according to a study in the Aug. 27 issue of JAMA.