June 27, 2017

Besides its efforts to provide naloxone in states where regulations allow, Walgreens also has installed safe medication disposal kiosks in 600 pharmacies across the United States.

June 27, 2017

Walgreens said that it credits such tools as Pill Reminder and Refill by Scan for its mobile app’s popularity among those older than 55 years of age — a demographic that makes up 20% of its users. 

June 26, 2017

Rituxan Hycela contains hyaluronidase human, an enzyme that helps with the subcutaneous delivery of Rituxan's active ingredient, rituximab, allowing for faster administration compared with intravenous Rituxan.

June 26, 2017

Under the two companies’ new agreement, Nielsen will offer the chain an expanded market measurement, as well as consumer targeting services and a dedicated Nielsen support team. 

June 26, 2017

Born in Rajgarh, Rajasthan, Gupta moved to Mumbai and founded Lupin in 1968 with the goal of providing high-quality medicines at affordable prices.

June 23, 2017

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

June 23, 2017

GMDC’s Center Store: Essential for Total Store Growth report highlights the fact that such elements as nonfoods, grocerants and in-store health clinic can play a big role in improving customer experience and combating food price deflation, loss to online sales in impulse categories and changing shopper interests. 

June 22, 2017

Camber’s generic will be available in 20-, 40-, and 80-mg dosage strengths and packaged in 3x10 blister cards.

June 22, 2017

The new flavor contains 50 calories and 12 g of sugar per 12-oz. serving, and is made with four ingredients and a small amount of cane sugar, Dry Sparkling said.

June 22, 2017

The Better Care Reconciliation Act is a 142-page bill that largely mirrors the American Health Care Act that passed the House of Representatives last month, with some key differences. 

June 21, 2017

The Preserving Patient Access to Compounded Medications Act of 2017 would clarify the Drug Quality and Security Act in a way that would align the statute with congressional intent to balance the issues of public safety and patient access. 

June 21, 2017

In 2016, CVS Health’s community support administered totaled $90 million, given through the CVS Health Foundation, corporate grants, in-kind gifts and employee volunteerism. 

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 20, 2017

The drug had U.S. sales of $15 million for the 12 months ended April 2017, Perrigo said.

June 19, 2017

The company said it will be splitting its customer-facing businesses into two divisions, and it has created a new management committee to facilitate faster decision-making. 

June 19, 2017
The drug is indicated for the control of serum phosphorus in patients with chronic kidney disease.
 
June 19, 2017

In his latest blog post, Dave Wendland takes inspiration from his spice rack to suggest potential merchandising innovation that would help showcase products. 

June 19, 2017

As Mars focuses on its digital innovation and growth efforts, it has brought on Sandeep Dadlani and George Corbin to fill two important spots on its digital team. 

June 19, 2017

National Community Pharmacists Association CEO Doug Hoey writes about the role pharmacists are playing in helping combat the nation’s prescription drug abuse epidemic. 

June 19, 2017

Alongside the global digital campaign, Sally Hansen also is extending it to social media and a global influencer campaign that will see nail influencers filming videos on creating nail looks with Miracle Gel

June 16, 2017

With Amazon poised to acquire Whole Foods Market for $13.7 billion, here are five important things keep an eye on as the deal moves forward. 

June 16, 2017

The all-cash transaction is valued at $13.7 billion, and will see Whole Foods CEO and co-founder staying at the head of the grocer when the deal closes. 

June 16, 2017
The company is distributing the generic in 30-, 90- and 500-count bottle sizes, and has begun shipping the product from its Kentucky distribution center.
 
June 16, 2017

Kaiser Permanente said it plans to add two more clinics by the end of the year at Bartell Drugs stores in Snoqualmie Ridge and Redmond Town Center.