October 26, 2016
LAS VEGAS — In a move aimed at addressing the two challenges of discovering new options for treatment and improving chronic disease management, Teva and IBM on Wednesday announced an expansion of their e-health alliance, with both projects running on the IBM Watson Health Cloud.   
October 25, 2016

Genco’s multi-tenant warehouse solution allows multiple manufacturers to operate alongside one another in a single warehouse, using a designated space with a shared technology platform. 

 
October 25, 2016

Canada's Certified Injection Pharmacists can provide the flu shot vaccination to adults as well as children over 9 years old in Alberta and Saskatchewan, to children over 7 years old in Manitoba and to children over 5 years old in British Columbia.

October 21, 2016

This increase restores PHEP funds previously redirected from states and other jurisdictions in March 2016 to support CDC’s Zika response.

October 21, 2016

Endo SVP global finance operations Blaise Coleman will serve as interim CFO, and Endo said it would begin a search for a permanent replacement for Upadhyay. 

October 21, 2016

The company will be making 160,000 drug deactivation pouches to families at nearly 800 Walmart stores in Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee and West Virginia.

October 21, 2016

To promote awareness, raise money for organizations supporting patients and encourage individuals to ask for Flublok, Protein Sciences will donate money to charity each time someone "shows them the Flublok vial."

October 19, 2016

Camber Pharmaceuticals announced Wednesday that its parent company, Hetero Drugs, has been recognized by Gilead Sciences for its work providing access to hepatitis C drugs for patients worldwide.

October 17, 2016

Drug overdoses have become the leading cause of accidental death in the United States, with 47,055 people dying in 2014 as a result of lethal drug overdoses — 18,893 of which were related to prescription pain relievers. One of the critical first lines of defense, the drug naloxone can reverse the effects of an overdose. But until recently it could only be accessed by prescription.

October 13, 2016

The HDA seminar will host supply chain leaders — including distributors, manufacturers, pharmacists and third-party logistics providers — as well as federal/state regulators.

October 13, 2016

The drug has been approved to treat non-infectious diarrhea in patients with HIV/AIDS on retroviral therapy. 

October 12, 2016

The four-strain influenza vaccine is approved for adults 18 years old and over, and will be available at the beginning of 2017 in pre-filled syringes.

October 12, 2016

The contract will see Merck’s rebates for the drugs based partly on their ability to help Aetna’s commercial members with Type 2 diabetes achieve or maintain treatment goals. 

October 7, 2016

HDA's Perry Fri will continue to serve in his current role as EVP industry relations, membership and education for HDA.

October 6, 2016

With this approval, Orexo now has FDA approval for six dosage strength tablets of the treatment for opioid dependence. 

October 6, 2016
Under the agreement, Lupin would develop multiple pediatric products using Monosol Rx’s PharmFilm drug delivery technology. 
October 4, 2016

As Adapt Pharma’s nasal spray awaited Canadian approval, Canada’s health minister signed an interim order allowing for Food and Drug Administration-approved Narcan nasal spray from Adapt to be sold in Canada.

October 4, 2016

The influenza campaign aims to support the public health effort for flu prevention by making the flu shot available in more than 300 stores in the Jean Coutu network.

October 3, 2016

The new formulation offers a once-daily dosing option that the company says may help some patients achieve and maintain weight loss. 

September 29, 2016

As many as 45.6% of Amerians over the age of six months got their flu shot. Coverage of 46% among the public means about 144 million people received a flu vaccine last season in the U.S.

September 29, 2016

Prime said there were 20.5 million opioid claims in the time period between Jan. 1, 2014 and March 31, 2016. 

September 26, 2016

Janssen Biotech announced Monday that the Food and Drug Administration had approved its Stelara (ustekinumab) to treat moderately to severely active Crohn’s disease.  

September 26, 2016

Pfizer announced Monday that its board of directors and executive leadership team had decided not to split the company into two separate companies, Pfizer Innovative Health and Pfizer Essential Health. The two will remain separately managed units within Pfizer. 

September 23, 2016

The company announced Tuesday that its board of directors had named Paul Campanelli to the position, effective immediately, succeeding Ravid De Silva, who has stepped down from the position and his place on the company's board of directors.