June 2, 2015

CHPA's new OTC Academy is designed to bring retail and supplier executives up to speed on OTC issues. 

June 2, 2015

CVS Health is partnering with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to promote an online tool, which provides recommendations from clinical experts for the personalized preventive services patients should receive based on their age and gender, the company has announced.

June 2, 2015

Dollar General is well on its way to realizing 7% growth in total square footage this year. 

June 2, 2015

On June 13th at the Cabell County Public Library, Brad Hodges president of the National Federation of the Blind of West Virginia, Huntington Area Chapter, will join Drew Massey, clinical services coordinator for Fruth Pharmacy in demonstrating a new audio prescription label.

June 2, 2015

GoJo joined 150 companies at the White House to advocate for antibiotic stewardship on Tuesday.

June 2, 2015

GSK and WebMD have partnered on an educational initiative to kick headache pain. 

June 2, 2015

Perrigo's new OTC product portfolio acquired out of the GSK/Novartis joint venture are sold primarily throughout Europe and Brazil. 

June 1, 2015

AmerisourceBergen is beginning construction on three new distribution centers opening in 2016 located in the South, the Midwest and the Northeast. 

June 1, 2015

Fred's is retooling all categories across the front-end in an effort to improve overall performance. 

June 1, 2015

Teva announced Monday that it had launched its generic version of Actonel (risedronate sodium) in 5-, 30- and 35-mg dosage strengths. 

May 29, 2015

The Food and Drug Administration Friday announced that it had approved Rapamune (sirolimus), distributed by Pfizer’s Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, as a treatment for the rare lung disease lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM). 

May 29, 2015

Flonase tells an impressive sales story in its first 16 weeks on the shelf.

May 29, 2015

Type-2 diabetes patients do better when a pharmacist is a part of their care team. 

May 29, 2015

Recognizing that onsite health facilities can be an integral component of a successful health care program, employers are seeking to expand their use of such centers in the coming years, according to new research by global professional services company Towers Watson.

May 29, 2015

Find out from “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” why this year's allergy season is the worst ever. 

May 28, 2015

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved two treatments for irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea (IBS-D) on Wednesday. 

May 28, 2015

HDMA panel to explore how data may better define the front-end opportunities for independents. 

May 28, 2015

The Healthcare Distribution Management Association has named two new VPs representing its government affairs team — Kristen Freitas and Gary Riddle.

May 28, 2015

Some online pharmacy sites will soon be able to point visitors to their .pharmacy domain names.

May 28, 2015

New One condom to reach store shelves is 35% thinner than other "thin" condoms, the company said. 

May 28, 2015

Action on Smoking & Health has released a parody in advance of World No Tobacco Day on May 31.

May 28, 2015

Katz Group has announced the appointment of former Shoppers Drug Mart executive Jürgen Schreiber as CEO of Rexall Health, a newly-established banner under which all of Katz Group’s health-related companies will operate. Schreiber will join the company in August.

May 28, 2015

On Thursday Roxane Laboratories announced that its alosetron hydrochloride tablets — a generic version of irritable bowel syndrome treatment Lotronex — was available in 0.5- and 1-mg strength. 

May 27, 2015

In a new survey of approximately 2,700 American customers, the Canadian International Pharmacy Association found continued demand for safely ordering prescription medications online from licensed Canadian pharmacies.