09/09/2014 - 11:54am

AstraZeneca's once-weekly Bydureon (exenatide extended-release for injectable suspension) pen now is available in pharmacies across the United States, the company announced.

09/09/2014 - 11:25am

The Food and Drug Administration is on pace to match or exceed the 39 novel new medicines approved in 2012.

09/09/2014 - 10:50am

The YMCA of Greater Rochester on Tuesday partnered with Wegmans Pharmacy to provide adult YMCA members with flu shots.

09/09/2014 - 10:35am

Attorney General Eric Holder announced a new Drug Enforcement Administration regulation that would allow pharmacies and other authorized collectors to serve as authorized drop-off sites for unused prescription drugs.

09/09/2014 - 10:17am

Several organizations last week formed the Coalition to Prevent ADHD Medication Misuse to help prevent misuse, abuse and diversion of ADHD prescription stimulant medication. 

09/08/2014 - 2:11pm

Award-winning actress Judith Light — known for TV’s "Who’s the Boss?," "Dallas" and "Ugly Betty" — is joining the National Council on Aging to raise awareness about influenza this season, NCOA announced Monday.

09/08/2014 - 1:30pm

QS/1, a healthcare automation solutions provider, on Monday announced that it now offers Veridikal Intelligence and Veridikal’s Reconciliation program to the pharmacies it serves. The program includes pre/post editing, EDI support, 835 processing, forensic auditing and reconciliation. 

09/08/2014 - 1:07pm

Silvergate Pharmaceuticals on Monday announced that the Food and Drug Administration approved Epaned (enalapril maleate Powder for oral solution) for the treatment of symptomatic heart failure, as well as the treatment of asymptomatic left ventricular dysfunction. 

09/08/2014 - 12:33pm

Mylan is now free to resume distribution of its generic Precedex product (dexmedetomidine hydrochloride injection) to customers, effective immediately.