January 10, 2017

The drug is indicated to treat and prevent influenza A and as a treatment for parkinsonism and drug-induced extrapyramidal reactions. 

January 9, 2017

American Associated Pharmacies and Pharmacy Development Services on Monday announced a new partnership that will bring AAP pharmacies a special PDS membership providing custom content and training to improve profitability, performance and people metrics for independent pharmacies. 

January 9, 2017

As probiotics are quickly gaining popularity, the new industry guidelines are designed to ensure probiotic manufacturers can consistently create high-quality products in which consumers can be confident.

January 9, 2017

The KGI School of Pharmacy competition saw 13 six-person teams pitch their pharmacy solution ideas to a panel of five judges. 

January 9, 2017

In his latest blog post, HRG's Dave Wendland discusses ways that businesses can turn health and wellness into a community effort. 

January 9, 2017

Johnson and Johnson worldwide chairman, pharmaceuticals, Joaquin  Duato will be the next board chairman of PhRMA. 

January 9, 2017
Under the agreement, ImmuNext will grant Sanofi and exclusive worldwide license to develop and commercialize INX-021, a monoclonal antibody in preclinical development that suppresses the activity of a cellular pathway that’s overactive in many autoimmune diseases.
January 9, 2017

The boards of both companies unanimously approved the $5.2 billion transaction, and the companies expect it to close by the end of February. 

January 6, 2017

A total of seven companies were selected for testing of online ordering in pilot states.

January 6, 2017

The proof a category is hot can be measured not only by the number of players looking to participate in that category, but also by the heft of new entrants. Such is the case with aromatherapy.

January 6, 2017

The number of drugs the FDA approved last year, 22, is less than half of the 45 approved in 2015 and lower than the average of the last 10 years of approvals, which is 29. 

January 6, 2017
This is the fifth approved indication for Lucentis. 
January 6, 2017

Sales of diet aids are rocketing across retail right now thanks in no small part to the 38% of Americans who made weight-related resolutions for 2017.

January 6, 2017

U.S. District Court Judge Sue Robinson on Thursday issued an injunction on the sale of Praluent, a PCSK9 inhibitor from Sanofi and Regeneron. Amgen, maker of another PCSK9 inhibitor Repatha, filed the request for the injunction in 2016.

January 6, 2017

Overall, sales of multivitamins are relatively flat — 0.2% annual growth toward a $1.8 billion base. So, have sales of multivitamins plateaued, or are there pockets of opportunity out there?

January 6, 2017

Nature’s Bounty launched a line of aromatherapy products under the Nature’s Origin banner that includes an essential oils kit.

January 6, 2017

A number of recent product offerings in the VMS space may represent white-space opportunities — or products that help create a marketing or merchandising niche that resonates with today’s consumer.

January 6, 2017

Nutrex is introducing OutLift, a new pre-workout product that is differentiated by having no proprietary blend (full disclosure ingredients) and contains no “banned” ingredients.

January 6, 2017

Troy Talarico, VP sales Fusion Diet Systems, discusses the consumer diet aid trend.

January 6, 2017

Sports nutrition is a category beginning to emerge as a viable destination center within mass outlets, and the trend line behind this mass growth is a gravitation toward “cleaner” ingredients.

January 6, 2017

David Orgel discusses five developments that he expects to impact the supermarket space this year. 

January 6, 2017

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines the state of the vitamins, minerals and supplements market, and products that are transforming OTC in this multi-page report.

January 5, 2017

FHC's new chief commercial officer will be responsible for all sales and marketing activities, with the goal of coordinating prelaunch, launch and sales and marketing activities.

January 5, 2017

Walgreens operations in the U.S. realized a 1.1% quarterly increase in overall comp sales. Same-store pharmacy sales increased 2% compared with the year-ago quarter.