08/03/2017 - 4:56pm

CaryRx’s mobile app lets patients upload paper prescriptions with a photo or transfer existing prescriptions. Prescriptions can be delivered within one hour within the area or scheduled for future delivery, the company said. 

08/03/2017 - 4:47pm

The company’s pharmaceutical distribution services segment saw revenue of $37 billion, a 4.7% increase over the same quarter last year, with the AmerisourceBergen Drug Corp. seeing a revenue increase of 4.5% due largely to organic sales growth. 

08/03/2017 - 4:00pm
The FDA said that Mavyret is the first treatment of eight-week duration for all hepatitis C genotypes.
08/03/2017 - 3:19pm

The bill contains the reauthorizations of the Food and Drug Administration’s Prescription Drug, Biosimilar, and Generic Drug User Fee Acts.

08/03/2017 - 1:21pm

The drug received priority review and breakthrough therapy designations, as well as orphan drug designation for this indication.

08/03/2017 - 12:39pm

The Food and Drug Administration approved Nityt on Aug. 1 to treat the rare disease hereditary tyrosinemia Type 1, or HT-1, in combination with dietary restriction of tyrosine and phenylalanine.

08/02/2017 - 3:42pm
The new indication is for use in more than 600 people with cystic fibrosis ages 2 years and older who have one of five residual function mutations.
08/02/2017 - 3:34pm

Walgreens Boots Alliance formed a new company as a minority investor with KKR to acquire PharMerica for roughly $1.4 billion. 

08/02/2017 - 3:11pm

Cardinal Health attributed revenue growth in its pharmaceutical segment to more pharmaceutical distribution customers and growth in its Specialty Solutions business — though the segment’s profit dropped for both Q4 and the full-year.