October 3, 2017

The drug is indicated to treat infections caused by various micro-organisms and as an adjunctive therapy for severe acne.

October 3, 2017

All Rite Aid pharmacy team members recognized by customers will receive Pharmacy Champion lapel pin and a letter of commendation.

October 3, 2017

The retailer described the program as the latest example of how Target is using its stores as hubs to help customers shop “on their own terms.”

October 3, 2017

Walmart has acquired Parcel, a last-mile delivery startup that specializes in the delivery of perishable items and general merchandise to customers in New York City, in an effort to bring same-day delivery to the city through Walmart and Jet.com.

October 2, 2017

The inexorable rise of digital technology and an attitudinal shift towards wellness and prevention finds consumers starting to think very differently about how they manage their health — and Sara Jones and Nick Vaus kick off their 10-piece series on “10 Uncomfortable Truths that OTC has to deal with to survive and thrive in the 21st century.”

October 2, 2017

The concentrated formula delivers a total of 150mg of highly concentrated DHA (60mg) and EPA (90mg) omega-3 fatty acids per single serving.

October 2, 2017

American Pharmacists Month will see APhA hosting a Capitol Hill health Fair on Oct. 11, at which members of Congress, their staff and the general public can get flu shots and health screenings, including bone density, glucose, cholesterol, blood pressure and body composition tests. 

October 2, 2017

Michael Smith will oversee the advancement of IT applications and infrastructure to drive the company’s growth strategy. 

October 2, 2017

The drug is a formulation featuring the company’s NovoLog insulin aspart developed with the aim of achieving properties that more closely match the natural physiological insulin mealtime response of someone without diabetes.

October 2, 2017

The drug had U.S. sales of approximately $1.7 billion for the 12 months ended July 31, according to QunitilesIMS data. 

October 2, 2017

Metro's existing pharmacy distribution and franchising activities will be combined with the Jean Coutu Group, which will operate as a stand-alone division of Metro with its own management team led by Francois Coutu.

October 2, 2017

DEERFIELD, Ill. — In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, Walgreens has committed to a $250,000 donation to American Red Cross Hurricane Maria relief efforts, the retailer announced Monday. In addition, Walgreens customers can also donate to Red Cross hurricane relief efforts at approximately 8,000 Walgreens and Duane Reade locations throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico. Customers can make donations at store checkout.

September 29, 2017

Humira manufacturer AbbVie and Amgen, maker of Humira biosimilar Amjevita (sometimes spelled Amgevita), have reached a settlement that will allow the biosimilar to launch — but not for several years. 

September 29, 2017

The drug had U.S. sales of approximately $350 million for the 12 months ending July 2017, according to QuintilesIMS data. 

September 29, 2017

The weeklong offering will see six Bartell Drugs locations hosting cosmetics demonstrations, skincare consultations, 20-minute facials, samples of food, and opportunities to win gift baskets. Across the chain, there will be sales on various beauty product lines.

September 29, 2017

Influenza vaccination coverage last year across the entire U.S. population was 46.8%, an increase of 1.2 percentage points from the previous season.

September 29, 2017

Nearly 43 million Americans are on SNAP, according to USDA’s Food and Nutrition Service, with each household receiving an average monthly benefit of approximately $253.

September 29, 2017

The ECRM Health Care EPPS in Henderson, Nev. saw a pain relief brand take home the DSN/ECRM Buyers’ Choice Award, with a foot care brand named a finalist.

September 29, 2017

Under the agreement, ReposiTrak will be the exclusive solution provider endorsed by GMDC for compliance management and the sourcing of retail-ready vendors.

September 29, 2017

Building on the already launched Ritzman Revives program, select Ritzman Pharmacy locations will offer comprehensive wellness assessments.

September 29, 2017

Marc Lore, president and CEO of Walmart eCommerce U.S., said that he expects the chain to offer free, same-day delivery in New York City “very soon,” Bloomberg reported.

September 28, 2017

Verzenio works by blocking certain molecules that are involved in cancer cell growth, and it joins two previously approved drugs in this class — palbociclib (Pfizer’s Ibrance) and ribociclib (Novartis’ Kisqali). 

September 28, 2017

The appointment of former Walgreens EVP Kermit Crawford to the position of Rite Aid president and COO was announced alongside Rite Aid’s quarterly earnings.

September 28, 2017

Nature's Bounty's new CEO has a strong track record of more than 30 years of experience in the consumer healthcare sector with Pfizer, Johnson & Johnson and Warner-Lambert.