Michael Johnsen, senior editor, has been covering the business of over-the-counter medicines and natural health issues for more than 10 years. Johnsen worked as a retail store manager for the decade prior to becoming a journalist and earned his bachelor’s degree in communication from George Mason University.
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- P&G makes for new shave experience with new Gillette Fusion ProShield with lubrication (Beauty Care, NCPA - Frontend, Supplier News, New Products, DSN AM, Latest News, Front-End Categories)Fri, 11/20/2015 - 4:10pm
The new Gillette razor blade will cut down significantly on the need to re-shave, P&G says.
In preparation for this launch, Mission has expanded its sales force and increased promotional efforts to reach more primary care and internal medicine healthcare providers.
Specialty medications represent only 1% of all prescriptions but, in 2014, these medications resulted in over 31% of all drug spending.
Alchemia’s shareholders approved the sale of Fondaparinux at the company’s annual general meeting held on Nov. 10.
The Food and Drug Administration on Monday issued new warning labeling guidance for medicines containing acetaminophen, according to a blog posted by the Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society. "The guidance ... helps to clarify certain cases where manufacturers of internal analgesic, antipyretic and antirheumatic OTC drugs would be able to change liver warnings when the product's directions for use result in a maximum daily dose of acetaminophen that is less than 4,000 mg for adults," wrote Zachary Brennan. (RAPS)