April 26, 2017
The Food and Drug Administration approved the abbreviated new drug application for the generic filed by Solco Healthcare parent company Prinston Pharmaceutical.
 
April 26, 2017

Each generic will be available in three dosage strengths. 

April 26, 2017

Walgreens’ safe medication disposal kiosks are at 600 pharmacies in 45 states, and can be accessed during regular pharmacy hours to dispose of prescription and OTC medication that has expired, gone unused or isn’t wanted.

April 26, 2017

The retailer is adding new “rollback” fees to its Walmart2Walmart money transfer program. 

April 25, 2017

Payout of $7 per share will be made on May 26.

April 25, 2017

In addition to her acting chops, the Hallmark Channel's Danica McKellar is a leading math scholar and author of a series of math books.

April 25, 2017

Challenge participants who have diabetes will use Ascensia’s Contour Next One Blood Glucose Monitoring System to monitor their blood glucose, and all participants will use higi, the largest self-screening network in the nation, to monitor weight and body mass index.

April 25, 2017

It is a violation of the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act to market and sell products that claim to prevent, diagnose, treat, mitigate or cure diseases without first demonstrating to the FDA that they are safe and effective for their labeled uses, the agency states.

April 25, 2017

A third of adults report feeling increased stress, and 65% said work is a top source.

April 25, 2017

On April 26 and 27, community pharmacists will meet with members of Congress to generate support for legislative priorities that improve patient access.

April 25, 2017

Kramp Krusher contains extra potassium and is made with pectin. Potassium aids in cramp prevention, muscle hydration and faster recovery. Pectin ensures fast absorption.

April 25, 2017

Two goals of Alex Gourlay’s tenure will be focusing on building trust and improving efficiency.

April 25, 2017

Former Walgreens CEO Greg Wasson's family investment office is joining forces with Innventure, a group that aims to develop businesses around new technologies lent by big corporations, The New York Times reported last week. P&G is expected to be the company's first partner. “Innventure will identify the opportunities, create a company, nurture it, then put in a management team to where it stands on its own — and then we move on,” Wasson, the company's chairman, told The New York Times. “What I think is most interesting is that we’re looking to help leverage their powerful R&D machine with our nimble entrepreneur team to identify the opportunities that they have developed.” In return, Innventure will have a stake in any companies it creates. (The New York Times)

April 25, 2017

For its 2017 fiscal fourth quarter ended March 4, Rite Aid reported revenues of $8.5 billion and a net loss of $21.1 million. Its adjusted net loss came in at $3.2 million, which bested Wall Street estimates.

April 25, 2017

Mark Gross adds the company is also working to fundamentally improve the shopping experience in its retail stores.

April 25, 2017

The updated Allergy Tracker is part of GSK Consumer Healthcare’s and PHD Media Worldwide’s overall campaign to launch the new Flonase Sensimist Nasal Spray.

April 25, 2017

Jennifer Fleiss is a co-founder of Rent the Runway and will lead Code Eight at Walmart.

April 24, 2017

Mike Withers will lead the company's East Region operations, while current EVP, Retail Operations Susan Morris will lead the West Region.

April 24, 2017

The combination will “create a highly differentiated medical technology company uniquely positioned to improve both the process of care and the treatment of disease for patients and healthcare providers," stated BD.

April 24, 2017

The Dr. Reddy’s progesterone capsules — recently approved by the Food and Drug Administration — will be available in 100- and 200-mg dosage strengths. 

April 24, 2017

Steven B. Rossi, CEO of Digital First Media, and Timothy A. Barton, former CEO of Freightquote.com, which he founded in 1998, to its board of directors, effective immediately.

April 24, 2017

The transaction is expected to close by early 2018 and to be accretive in 2018 to Fresenius Group net income and EPS, excluding integration costs.

April 24, 2017

The retailer announced it will open 70 new in-store Sephora shops in J.C. Penney locations and also expand 32 existing shops by nearly 50% to accommodate more products and services.

April 24, 2017

This year’s awardees were selected from more than 40 general and diversity scholarship applications submitted from deans of accredited colleges and schools of pharmacy across the country.