09/10/2015 - 12:27pm

However, patients in the 10-17 years age group also showed the greatest improvement in appropriate prescription drug use compared to all other age groups over a four-year period.

09/09/2015 - 11:22am

Customer-to-customer will be the next stage of business model evolution in healthcare, according to Frost & Sullivan.

09/09/2015 - 11:04am

The research found a 1% increase in overall prescription drug use was associated with decreases in non-prescription drug medical costs for three distinct groups of Medicaid beneficiaries.

09/08/2015 - 2:40pm

Vernalis Therapeutics announced Tuesday that its Tuzistra XR (codeine polistirex and chlorpheniramine polistirex) extended release syrup has been made available ahead of cold and flu season. 

09/08/2015 - 12:48pm

Data from recent years suggests that the increasing prevalence of diabetes may be leveling off.

09/08/2015 - 12:33pm

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has launced its new program, “Prescription Drug Overdose: Prevention for States,” which aims to invest in 16 states currently battling an epidemic of prescription drug overdoses. 

09/08/2015 - 11:52am

The program asks individuals living with pain and providers to design the ideal experience in the exam room that would foster dialogue about prescription drug abuse, deterrent technology and the effect of pain.

09/08/2015 - 9:35am

Under the terms of the offer, Perrigo shareholders would receive $75 in cash and 2.3 Mylan ordinary shares for each Perrigo ordinary share.

09/04/2015 - 11:53am

The Food and Drug Administration this week approved expanded labeling for Janssen Biotech’s rheumatoid arthritis treatment Simponi Aria (golimumab for infusion).