April 7, 2015

The disparity between reimbursement rates and generic drug costs caused by a lag in payment is forcing many community pharmacies to operate at a negative margin.

April 6, 2015

A University of Southern California pilot currently underway at several California clinics is illustrating the important role that clinical pharmacists can play in team-based medical care.

April 3, 2015

Visual Health Solutions launches Visualize You Weight Change Viewer app in partnership with UnitedHealthcare. 

April 3, 2015

Attention dog lovers! La Roche-Posay kicks off new, adorable campaign aimed at empowering every individual to play a proactive role in the skin cancer screening process.

 

 

April 3, 2015

Medical organizations issue advisory to target blood pressure of less than 130/80 in patients with high blood pressure who also have vascular diseases. 

April 3, 2015

The New York Attorney General on Thursday joins forces with 14 AGs from across the country.

April 2, 2015

Kimberly Clark's latest Depend ad campaign targets younger women with bladder leakage. 

April 2, 2015

Jackson, Miss. leads the nation as the Spring Allergy Capital, according to an Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America report released Thursday. 

April 2, 2015

A Kline industry expert pointed to the launch of Nasacort 24HR as a significant driver behind the 10% increase in allergy sales. 

April 2, 2015

Nordic Naturals recently launched a new flavor, paradise punch, for its Omega Boost Junior line of omega-3 supplements. 

April 2, 2015

Rite Aid's March results spurred a 3% lift in its share price Thursday morning. 

April 2, 2015

Sam's Club on Thursday sweetened the pot for its Plus and Business Plus members with an offering of five generic prescriptions without charge in most states. 

April 1, 2015

The recently Food and Drug Administration-approved AirStrip Sense4Baby monitoring system will enable remote self-administered non-stress tests as part of a comprehensive prenatal care model. 

April 1, 2015

Walgreens is teaming up with Shedd Aquarium to provide on-demand access to medicines for animals. 

April 1, 2015

Following a recent warning against the use of homeopathic asthma remedies, the agency is holding a meeting to evaluate homeopathic remedies as a class of medicines. 

April 1, 2015

Hi-Tech Pharmaceuticals launched its Fastin Rapid Release diet aid nationwide. 

April 1, 2015

Meijer pharmacy plans to open a full-service retail pharmacy on the campus of the Spectrum Health Medical Center. 

April 1, 2015

Nuvora on Monday launched a long-acting dry mouth solution. 

April 1, 2015

The cost of treating rheumatoid arthritis will reach $9.3 billion by 2020, according to a GBI Research report released Wednesday. 

April 1, 2015

On the heels of CVS Health’s decision to pull tobacco from its shelves, a sponsored bill that would ban pharmacies statewide from selling tobacco products is facing some headwinds from independent pharmacies, according to a local news report.
 

April 1, 2015

Teva said it expects the product to be available to patients during second-quarter 2015.

March 31, 2015

Amneal Pharmaceuticals will acquire Actavis Australia's generic pharmaceutical business. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. 

March 31, 2015

Pharmacist participation conflicts with role as healthcare provider, group says.

March 31, 2015

The drug is Food and Drug Administration-approved to treat opioid-induced constipation in adults with chronic, non-cancer pain.