Drug Store News spoke to the CEO of Ion Labs about Suncoast Health Brands’ latest introduction, ProCharge, a liquid protein enhancer that can be added to beverages or drunk straight.
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Drug Store News and Mack Elevation Forum are partnering on the Second Annual New General Market Leadership Forum, which will consist of a group of special brands that are committed to today’s diverse consumer.
In the latest installment of What’s Next, Lonni Delane takes a look at Cosmoprof North America’s efforts to appeal to multicultural consumers.
In addition to the six flavors in the current line-up, Curate will introduce Curate Kids bars this spring, with other new snacks coming later this year.
McNeil Consumer Healthcare acquired the U.S. OTC license rights for Rhinocort Aqua Nasal Spray from AstraZeneca in 2014.
Allergan's EVP and president branded pharma will take the reigns of Pfizer's consumer healthcare unit.
According to the bill, people would be able to use their HSA account to pay for OTC medicines, as well as up to $1,000 per year in dietary supplements and homeopathic remedies.
A total of 20 major companies, ranging from American Express to Verizon, have banded together to help manage employer-borne healthcare costs, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. "Health care is one of the things that employees need and want," noted Marc Reed, chief administrative officer of Verizon. "What we're trying to do is to make this sustainable so that kind of coverage can continue." Alas, the group may have missed an opportunity by not including a single pharmacy provider - retail pharmacy is the one industry already schooled on how to reduce health costs through better adherence and improved outcomes. (The Wall Street Journal)
The Treato/MediaMiser survey determined that the doctor's office is still the location of choice to get the flu shot - 49% who got the flu shot went to see their doctor, followed by 19% at the pharmacy, 15% at place of employment and 11% at a health clinic.