02/23/2015 - 3:33pm

Valeant Pharmaceuticals bolsters GI franchise in a $14.5 billion deal to acquire Salix Pharmaceuticals. 

02/23/2015 - 2:53pm

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention last week reported several influenza hot spots across the nation. 

02/23/2015 - 1:13pm

A centralized notification system for immunization reminders would significantly improve childhood immunization rates, according to a study pubished in  JAMA Pediatrics

02/20/2015 - 12:13pm

The recently introduced Ensuring Patient Access and Effective Drug Enforcement Act of 2015 receives support from the National Association of Chain Drug Stores.

02/19/2015 - 11:33am

Surescripts on Thursday released a step-by-step video guide targeting both small providers and health systems to enable adoption of electronic prescribing of controlled substances.

02/18/2015 - 12:32pm

PatientsLikeMe and Walgreens are trying to make it easier for people to understand how the medications they take may affect them.

 

02/18/2015 - 12:09pm

Lupin Pharmaceuticals on Wednesday launched the InspiraChamber Anti-Static Valved Holding Chamber for respiratory medicines under a strategic licensing agreement with InspiRX.

02/18/2015 - 11:31am

Actavis on Wednesday announced that it will adopt a new corporate name — Allergan — following the anticipated, successful completion of the acquisition of Allergan.

02/17/2015 - 1:50pm

The flu is making its way to the Southeastern United States, according to the latest Walgreens Flu Index.