Lupin Pharmaceuticals on Thursday announced the launch of its duloxetine delayed-release, a generic version of Cymbalta.
California state Sen. Jeff Stone, a former independent pharmacist himself, had one message for independent pharmacists during the McKesson ideaShare 2015 Public Policy session in San Diego — don’t just vote, get involved.
The drug, a biosimilar version of Amgen’s Neupogen, is the first biosimilar drug to launch in the U.S.
Kmart has paid the U.S. government $1.4 million to resolve allegations that it improperly used drug manufacturer coupons and gasoline discounts to reduce pharmacy costs for Medicare patients at Kmart pharmacies.
Walgreens kicked off its third Get a Shot. Give a Shot campaign on Wednesday. This year’s campaign promises to provide a life-saving vaccine for every immunization administered at any Walgreens pharmacy, Healthcare Clinic or Duane Reade until Aug. 31, 2016.
The collaboration will see them working on a BACE inhibitor program to treat Alzheimer’s disease and developing Amgen’s migraine drugs.
Using myDataMart, pharmacy owners can receive detailed analytics into the state of their business operations and potentially increase their Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Star ratings, QS1 said.
Sandoz on Wednesday introduced rivastigmine transdermal system, a generic version of Exelon Patch1, in the United States.
Sam’s Club on Wednesday announced that it will provide a fifth year of free diabetes screenings for the public.
Par Pharmaceutical on Wednesday announced that it has begun shipping its generic version of AbbVie’s AnroGel (testosterone gel 1%) in 2.5-g and 5-g foil packets.