03/31/2016 - 11:42am
The FDA granted priority review status to Defitelio and it received an orphan drug designation. The injectable drug’s distribution is expected to being within a week. 
03/29/2016 - 3:59pm

By 2020, the biosimilars market will grow to $390 billion and the patents on eight biologic drugs will expire.

03/28/2016 - 6:20pm

The fifth edition of this special Rx-Impact report — inserted in headquarter copies of this issue of DSN and delivered to all current members of the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate — is meant to help educate lawmakers on the important role community pharmacy plays as the face of health care in neighborhoods all across America, helping to lower the cost of health care, improving patient access, advancing the quality of care and ultimately delivering better outcomes.

03/25/2016 - 10:16am

With the ability to share information with healthcare practitioners or family members, CareKit apps help people take a more active role in their health.

03/23/2016 - 1:36pm

Taltz uses an antibody to bind to an inflammation-causing protein, inhibiting the inflammatory response that can contribute to plaque psoriasis development. 

03/21/2016 - 12:42pm

The drug launch marks the first product Teligent is rolling out from its portfolio of withdrawn and discontinued drug applications that the company acquired from AstraZeneca in 2014. 

03/17/2016 - 9:35am

As new blood cancer therapies come to market and patients are able to manage their disease with oral medications at home, Walgreens Specialty Pharmacy pharmacists are well-positioned on the front lines.

03/15/2016 - 12:42pm
The average price for branded drugs rose 16.2% in 2015, with a third of branded product seeing a price hike last year, according to Express Scripts. 
03/11/2016 - 4:10pm

Benzer Pharmacy is opening a new location in Louisiana — a specialty hub that marks the company's third location in the state.