04/11/2016 - 10:54am

When implementation of Walgreens' naloxone program is complete, naloxone will be available without a prescription in more than 5,800 of Walgreens nearly 8,200 stores.

04/08/2016 - 12:14pm

CPhA’s call for pharmacists to dispense medical marijuana marks a reversal of its opposition in 2013 over lack of evidence of efficacy and concern over potential robberies of marijuana-dispensing pharmacies.

04/08/2016 - 11:35am

The website will offer such services as home deliveries, online ordering, refill reminders, custom compounded medication and free medication flavoring.

04/08/2016 - 11:12am

With the new name, Asembia plans to continue expanding on its specialty pharmaceutical offerings, including solutions for pharmacies, pharmaceutical and biotech companies and payers.

04/07/2016 - 12:16pm

So far in 2016, there have been multiple Part D plans and PBMs that have been utilizing MAC drug pricing values that are "far below what would be considered to be reasonably approaching market prices for drugs," the letter noted.

04/07/2016 - 12:06pm

The letter points out that copay increases place financial burdens on TRICARE beneficiaries and restrict patient access. In addition, restricting patient access could adversely impact medication compliance and actually increase health costs. 

04/07/2016 - 9:10am

 The drug is indicated to treat cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, as well as to prevent CMV in high-risk kidney, heart, or kidney-pancreas transplant.

04/07/2016 - 8:56am

Lamivudine tablets had U.S. sales of about $27.1 million for the 12 months ended December 2015.

04/06/2016 - 12:31pm

The combined company would bring to market oncology therapies, men’s and women’s health therapeutics and consumer health products.