June 28, 2017

Patients with diabetes who create an account on the Blink Health website or mobile app will be able to receive a year’s supply of metformin, glipizide and pioglitazone for free. 

June 23, 2017

The company has looked to the president and CEO of its Purdue Pharma Canada to lead the U.S. business.

June 22, 2017

According to the CDC, American adults are behind on routine annual vaccinations.

June 20, 2017

The company said that it’s expecting a launch in the second-half of 2017, and that it has already submitted an application to the FDA for a junior version of Symjepi.

June 15, 2017

CVS Health’s April survey found that 88% of respondents are somewhat or very concerned about the high cost of prescription drugs.

June 13, 2017

The award recognizes character and professional accomplishments, as well as leadership in HDA, the industry and the community.

June 2, 2017

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores and the American Pharmacists Association shared their concerns with the Trump Administration about the potential impact of drug importation on patient safety and the delivery of value-based care. 

June 1, 2017

The InspiraChamber is designed to minimize the time it takes to administer asthma medications, Lupin said.

June 1, 2017

Since 2011, 68 novel therapies have been approved globally across 22 cancer indications. The QunitilesIMS Institute report looks at what technological advances and development trends have made this possible, as well as their cost.

May 31, 2017

The study found that vaccinated adults were 52%-79% less likely to die than unvaccinated flu-hospitalized patients.

May 24, 2017

Government agency accepted Biologics License Application to extend Opdivo’s use to patients with hepatocellular carcinoma after prior sorafenib therapy.

May 23, 2017

According to the agency, this is the first time it has approved a cancer treatment based on a common biomarker rather than the location in the body where the tumor originated.

May 22, 2017

Hoffman La Roche’s drug takes aim at the form of vasculitis, a group of disorders that results in inflammation of blood vessels.

May 19, 2017

The oral therapy is administered twice daily for adults with an FLT3 mutation-positive acute myeloid leukemia diagnosis.

May 17, 2017

The Natural Products Association on Tuesday expressed support of the reorganization of the Office of Regulatory Affairs by FDA.

May 17, 2017

According to the FDA, the expanded approval of Kalydeco triples the number of rare gene mutations that the drug can now treat, expanding the indication from the treatment of 10 mutations, to 33.

May 17, 2017

During an analyst meeting, the company also said it will share its plans to continue driving sustainable growth by leveraging its strong portfolio of core blockbuster products, the “industry-leading” productivity of its innovation model, and the pending acquisition of Swiss-based biotech company Actelion.

May 16, 2017

SB-525 uses a recombinant adeno-associated virus to deliver a human Factor VIII cDNA construct and proprietary, synthetic liver-specific promoter to the nucleus of liver cells with a single infusion.

May 12, 2017

Maine Sen. Susan Collins told the news outlet it was approved May 11 Collins says the measure is part of an investigation into "aggressive price hikes" in prescription drugs.

May 12, 2017

Steve Anderson participated in a listening session, one of a series of events intended to gather information and policy ideas from a wide variety of stakeholders which relate to the affordability, accessibility and availability of drugs for patients.

May 12, 2017

The NCPA letter to Republican Seantors cites research that a leading predictor of adherence is a patient’s proximity to and relationship with a pharmacist.

May 10, 2017

Bavencio (avelumab) Injection is intended for the treatment of patients with locally advanced or metastatic urothelial carcinoma who have disease progression during or following platinum-containing chemotherapy, or who have disease progression within 12 months of neoadjuvant or adjuvant treatment with platinum-containing chemotherapy.

May 10, 2017

Scott Gottlieb had served as a deputy FDA commissioner and a high-ranking official at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services during the George W. Bush administration.

May 9, 2017

Eligible patients simply present the discount via card or mobile app at one of 40,000 pharmacies nationwide, including CVS, the Kroger Family of Pharmacies and Walgreens.