03/04/2016 - 6:47pm

For decades, the pharmacy profession labored under a widespread, but inaccurate, public perception of pharmacists as little more than dispensers of prescription medicines and givers of basic counseling on their use. No more. Pharmacists today are highly trained, clinically engaged patient-care specialists making a huge and rapidly growing impact on population health management in communities all over America.

03/04/2016 - 3:40pm

The savings card is accepted at more than 60,000 pharmacies, FamilyWize said, including such major partners as Walgreens, CVS, Rite Aid, Walmart, Kmart, Publix, Costco, Albertsons and Safeway, Kroger and Sam’s Club.

03/04/2016 - 11:12am

The Medicare “lock-in” provision is a part of a larger prescription drug abuse bill known as the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act.

03/03/2016 - 1:42pm
Looking forward, for the week of Feb. 28 the top three states experiencing the greatest flu activity gains included Mississippi, Kentucky and South Carolina. 
 
03/01/2016 - 12:58pm

Specialists from 11 pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies looked at 270 drug summaries on common drug information resource sites between August 2014 and January 2015, finding a median of 782 errors.

03/01/2016 - 12:06pm

In an opinion study commissioned by NACDS last summer, voters appreciate the need to address drug abuse and drug access in a complementary manner.

02/26/2016 - 1:08pm

The ointment will be available in 15-, 60- and 100-g tubes, and the company expects it to be available in the second quarter of 201

02/25/2016 - 12:57pm

Califf is an American cardiologist and has served as the Deputy Commissioner of the FDA Office of Medical Products and Tobacco since January 2015.

02/25/2016 - 12:24pm
Tobi’s annual sales in Canada were $9.5 million for the 12 months ended November 2015, according to IMS Brogan.