Aurobindo’s sildenafil tablets are a generic version of Pfizer’s Revatio, which treats pulmonary arterial hypertension.
Despite pre-exposure prophylaxis pills’ efficacy in preventing HIV that’s transmitted sexually or through use of injected drugs, only one-in-three primary care physicians and nurses have heard of it.
The drug, according to IMS Health data for the 12 months eneding Sept. 2015, had combined brand and generic sales of $457 million.
The annual toy drive, which is done in partnership with the Salvation Army, brought in more than 4,500 toy donations in 2014.
Novartis’ Fluad is a trivalent flu vaccine that contains the adjuvant MF59, an emulsion of squalene oil in water, and is aimed at improving immune response among patients 65 years of age and older.
The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Albertsons is buying back 33 stores from bankrupt grocery chain Haggen — the same 33 stores it was required to sell when it acquired Safeway. Earlier reports suggested that Albertsons would likely be the buyer of the stores, but now the move is official. (Wall Street Journal)
With its holiday offerings, CVS/pharmacy is hoping to make it easy for shoppers to make it their one-stop shopping destination for healthier food options, entertaining and winter essentials to fight cough, cold and flu.
This week, 914 INC/Westchester Magazine held its fifth annual tribute to 19 business women in the region, among them Robin Russo, founder and president of integrated health-and-wellness brand marketing agency Robin Leedy & Associates.
Rite Aid is prepping for the biggest shopping day of the year with deals and specials that can earn customers plenty of Plenti points.
The Medicare savings that the American College of Physicans says could be saved by focusing on generics is estimated to total $1.4 billion.