Pharmacy News

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More than 6,000 attend APhA annual meeting

2017’s theme, “Making an Impact in Patient Care,” served as a mandate for attendees to step up efforts in patient care and demonstrate why pharmacists should have a much larger role in any new federal health care policy.

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FDA approves MS drug

Genentech’s Ocrevus (ocrelizumab) is used to treat adult patients with relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis and primary progressive multiple sclerosis.

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FDA approves eczema drug

Regeneron’s Dupixent is intended for patients whose eczema is not controlled adequately by topical therapies, or those for whom topical therapies are not advisable.

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Camber to introduce Percocet generic

Oxycodone APAP Tablets are available in 2.5/325mg, 5/325mg, 7.5/325mg and 10/325mg — 100- and 500-count bottles and are anticipated to ship in the second quarter.