12/08/2015 - 1:07pm

The drug is indicated to treat major depressive disorder, bulimia nervosa, obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder and premenstrual dysphoric disorder. 

12/08/2015 - 11:30am

He joins GPhA at a time that president and CEO Chip Davis called one of “unprecedented opportunities and challenges for the generic drug industry.”

12/07/2015 - 5:05pm

Since 2005 generics have saved patients $1.68 trillion, a report released by the Generic Pharmaceutical Association showed.

12/07/2015 - 1:56pm

Getting 65% of Americans to manage their high levels of LDL cholesterol by 2017 is one of the major targets of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Million Hearts initiative to prevent one million heart attacks and strokes.

12/04/2015 - 1:40pm

In the letter NACDS sent to all U.S. Senators earlier this week, the association cited the differences in active ingredients in drugs from other countries, as well as different shapes, sizes and colors, which can cause confusion for patients and healthcare professionals.

12/04/2015 - 1:16pm

GPhA recommended wider use of generics among low-income Medicare beneficiaries, which it estimates could save $17.7 billion over the course of 10 years.

12/03/2015 - 5:47pm

Attendance at the event, presented by Drug Store News, reached record levels, with 40 retailers and more than 240 supplier participants. 

12/03/2015 - 2:50pm

Montelukast sodium — a generic version of Singulair — is meant to treat allergies and prevent asthma attacks. 

12/03/2015 - 10:26am

The drug, which is indicated to treat osteoporosis, will be available in 5-, 30- and 35-mg dosage strengths.