May 22, 2017

The Food and Drug Administration has approved Aurobindo’s generic of Daiichi Sankyo’s Azor and its generic of Pfizer’s Glucotrol XL.  

May 22, 2017

Among NCPA’s comments were notes about what it sees as the need to address direct and indirect remuneration, or DIR, fees; requests to standardize how Medicare Part D plans measure pharmacy quality; and other efforts to improve patient access to medication and pharmacy services

May 19, 2017

The antipsychotic drug had U.S. sales of $1.27 billion for the 12 months ended March 2017, according to QuintilesIMS data.

May 18, 2017

In addition, Econdisc Contracting Solutions will have access to WBAD's sourcing efforts through the agreement.

May 17, 2017

The Natural Products Association on Tuesday expressed support of the reorganization of the Office of Regulatory Affairs by FDA.

May 17, 2017

The company’s doxorubicin hydrochloride liposome injection is a sterile, translucent, red liposomal dispersion in 10-mL or 30-mL glass, single-dose vials.

May 17, 2017

Jubilant Pharma’s olmesartan medoxomil Tablets 5mg/20mg, 5mg/40mg, 10mg/20mg and 10mg/40mg is the generic version of Daiichi Sankyo’s Azor.

May 16, 2017

Pharmadax’s generic equivalent to AstraZeneca’s Seroquel XR (quetiapine fumarate) tablet is indicated for the treatment of schizophrenia; acute depressive episodes in bipolar disorder; acute manic or mixed episodes in bipolar disorder alone or with lithium or divalproex; and adjunctive therapy to antidepressants for patients with major depressive disorder.

May 16, 2017

Clofarabine injection is a purine nucleoside metabolic inhibitor indicated for the treatment of pediatric patients 1 to 21 years old with relapsed or refractory acute lymphoblastic leukemia after at least two prior regimens.

May 16, 2017

This year's goal is to empower women to make their health a priority and take steps to help improve their health.

May 16, 2017

Metformin hydrochloride extended-release tablets are used with diet and exercise to help control high blood sugar in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus.

May 12, 2017

Maine Sen. Susan Collins told the news outlet it was approved May 11 Collins says the measure is part of an investigation into "aggressive price hikes" in prescription drugs.

May 12, 2017

Steve Anderson participated in a listening session, one of a series of events intended to gather information and policy ideas from a wide variety of stakeholders which relate to the affordability, accessibility and availability of drugs for patients.

May 12, 2017

The NCPA letter to Republican Seantors cites research that a leading predictor of adherence is a patient’s proximity to and relationship with a pharmacist.

May 10, 2017

Scott Gottlieb had served as a deputy FDA commissioner and a high-ranking official at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services during the George W. Bush administration.

May 9, 2017

Eligible patients simply present the discount via card or mobile app at one of 40,000 pharmacies nationwide, including CVS, the Kroger Family of Pharmacies and Walgreens.

May 9, 2017

The new facility will focus on making affordable medicines for treatment in various therapeutic areas.

May 9, 2017

People with allergies have "done nothing" but have to pay for it, the governor said during the radio show.

May 8, 2017

Executives from Celgene, Regeneron and Vertex represented the drug industry Monday during a biomedical research discussion, but drug prices, long a concern of President Donald Trump, were not discussed during the two-hour meeting.

May 8, 2017

NACDS and HDA argued importation would threaten and destabilize the significant industry-government collaboration already underway to ensure the security of the supply chain.

May 5, 2017

This announcement represents a major “step towards making some of the most expensive treatments for cancer more widely available in low- and middle-income countries,” the organization stated.

May 4, 2017

Total sales decline by 3% year over, but comparable-store stores improve by 1.2% year over year.

May 4, 2017

New medicines introduced in the past two years continue to drive at least half of total spending growth as clusters of innovative treatments for cancer, autoimmune diseases, HIV, multiple sclerosis, and diabetes become accessible to patients, according to QuintilesIMS Institute.

May 2, 2017

CEO Larry Merlo also points to company’s relationship with OptumRx, PBM contract wins and much more during CVS’ Q1 earnings conference call.