October 13, 2016

WASHINGTON - The CHPA OTC Academy on Oct. 18 will host a webinar featuring Susan B. Levy Consulting and Chattem on how to develop a successful Rx-to-OTC switch partnership.

The webinar will explore best practices of successful partnerships between pharma companies with a viable switch candidate and consumer healthcare companies who can successfully bring that product to retail pharmacy.

October 12, 2016

Since 2004, when OTC PPIs became available, consumer visits to primary care physicians have remained virtually flat even in the face of risk factors like rising obesity rates and an aging population.

October 11, 2016

Vitamin D supplementation from sources other than MVMM increased from 5.1% to 19% and use of fish oil supplements increased from 1.3% to 12% over the study period.

October 11, 2016

Significant global market research has shown that the new Rescue Plus brand will attract new consumers to the category, Nelsons noted.

October 10, 2016

CHPA has helped CADCA activate coalitions around National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month in October; recognize and reward those coalitions; and provide coalitions with StopMedicineAbuse.org.

October 10, 2016

The joint care supplement GOPO is now available nationally in major retailers including Walgreens, Meijer, Kroger, The Vitamin Shoppe and Amazon.com.

October 7, 2016

HDA's Perry Fri will continue to serve in his current role as EVP industry relations, membership and education for HDA.

October 6, 2016

The new Cold & Flu Tracker is part of GSK Consumer Healthcare's overall campaign to launch the new Theraflu ExpressMax Caplets.

October 5, 2016

Bio-Oil produced a video in partnership with the Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors to address the life-changing benefits that burn camps, such as Camp Nah Nah Mah run by the University of Utah, can offer young burn survivors.

October 5, 2016

ProNourish drinks are suitable for people with gluten sensitivity or celiac disease as well as lactose intolerance; but are not suitable for individuals with galactosemia.

October 5, 2016

Opti-Bar is currently available in five flavors, including: chocolate brownie, chocolate chip cookie dough, cookies 'n cream, white chocolate raspberry and cinnamon pecan roll.

October 5, 2016

According to Wellnext, sales of gummy vitamins grew 45% from 2012 through 2014 and now comprise 18% of new product launches.

October 4, 2016

Designed and tested by women, the topical active gel is formulated with the active ingredient L-Arginine, an amino acid that boosts the body's production of nitric oxide.

October 4, 2016

The influenza campaign aims to support the public health effort for flu prevention by making the flu shot available in more than 300 stores in the Jean Coutu network.

October 4, 2016

Additional market consolidation and switch opportunities expected to fuel future OTC growth, Kline Group reports.

October 4, 2016

Almost half of Americans (48%) use saline drops, nasal spray or rinse to treat a bad cold and 47% soothe their irritated noses with lotion, aloe or vitamin E.

October 4, 2016

The URI victory marks the third time in nine years that the esteemed College of Pharmacy has won the “Jeopardy!”-style academic competition.

October 3, 2016

The new Sanofi consumer chief will help the company meet one of its key strategic goals of its roadmap 2020.

October 3, 2016

Hyland's on Friday assured consumers that Hyland's Baby Teething Tablets remain safe.

September 30, 2016

Between a new event titled "Demo Day" and an increased number of Strategic Executive Connection sessions involving more than 60 retailers, HBW16 is helping to navigate that last mile across the healthcare ecosystem.

September 29, 2016

As many as 45.6% of Amerians over the age of six months got their flu shot. Coverage of 46% among the public means about 144 million people received a flu vaccine last season in the U.S.

September 29, 2016

Brian McNamara succeeds Emma Walmsley, who was last week appointed GSK CEO Designate succeeding Sir Andrew Witty as GSK CEO.

September 27, 2016

HBW16 Demo Day, slated for Thursday, Sept. 29, will feature pre-selected companies presenting innovative concepts and services on stage to accelerators, retailers, suppliers and potential investors.

September 27, 2016

M.D.'s Own is more than just a lubricant — it's a moisturizer, M.D. Science Lab stated.