June 9, 2016

Serious heart problems associated with the overdoses of medicines like Imodium occurred mostly in patients who were taking doses that were much higher than recommended in an effort to get high. 

June 9, 2016

MigraineX provides relief for migraine and headache symptoms in 81% of sufferers when paired with regular migraine medication, according to data from a clinical study conducted by Princeton Consumer Research.

June 9, 2016

KY is celebrating the launch of True Feel during Pride Month on June 12 when K-Y and OutCycling join together for the Fourth Annual NYC Pride Ride.

June 8, 2016

More than 10% of the contribution to the U.S. economy by the dietary supplment industry is in direct business tax (not including sales taxes on the sale of those supplements).

June 7, 2016

Many of the major wholesalers will discuss how the supply chain factors into retail pharmacy's front-end operations. 

June 7, 2016

The formulas are designed to improve patient outcomes in the home and address specific skin conditions commonly faced by senior patients over the age of 65. 

June 6, 2016

Carma Labs is launching the program via social media, where participants can enter through Facebook or Instagram for a chance to win.

June 6, 2016

In this report, DSN examines in-depth sales activity in the vitamins, minerals and supplements; diet; and sports nutrition segments, highlighting new products that are shaking up the OTC aisles.

June 6, 2016

A CHPA survey found that the number of consumers who understand that exceeding the recommended daily dose of acetaminophen may lead to liver damage has increased from 78% in 2010 to 87% in 2013. 

June 6, 2016

The new powder is the first introduction of Thick-It's Clear Advantage line to the market—a line which will soon include all of the brand's xanthan-based thickening products. 

June 6, 2016

"After the success in Walgreens' sister company Boots, Pure Gold Collagen has been the first and fastest growing liquid beauty vitamin in the U.K.," stated Tony Sanguinetti, CEO Minerva. 

June 6, 2016

Meredith Corp. is leveraging its intent data to CPG manufacturers in four areas: food, parenting, home and women, the last of which touches on lifestyle, beauty, health and wellness,  Ad Exchanger reported Monday. "The level of granularity CPG manufacturers require to forecast intent can make it difficult to predict purchasing patterns at scale," Ad Exchanger reported. "But Meredith’s ability to draw corollaries between different verticals helps marketers access a wide range of consumers." (Ad Exchanger

June 3, 2016

Industry has long supported state efforts to curb teen OTC cough medicine abuse and has worked to increase parental awareness through its StopMedicineAbuse.org campaign, CHPA stated. 

June 3, 2016

The survey, conducted online by Harris Poll among 622 U.S. women ages 18-54, also found that 2 in 5 (41%) of women indicated that they believe people are judgmental of women who have a UTI.

June 3, 2016

Included in the offering, the EmbraceEVO Complete Gestational Diabetes Monitoring Kit represents a diabetes category first and includes a nine-week supply of high-quality testing supplies.

June 2, 2016

The new product is available at all major retailers, including Walmart, Target, CVS, Walgreens and Rite Aid, with a suggested retail price of $26.49.

June 2, 2016

HotShot is a 1.7 fluid ounce sports shot that facilitates the synchronization of communication between the nerve and muscle.

June 1, 2016

The vitamin/mineral/supplement category was up 4.6% for the 52 weeks ended April 17 across total U.S. multi-outlets, according to IRI. When you add the related adjacent wellness categories, the total business tops more than $12.8 billion on a similar middle-single-digit growth rate.

June 1, 2016

As a format, adult gummy vitamins continue to trend well, and sales of gummy formulations across both adults and kids were up in the first quarter of 2016.

June 1, 2016

ARP and Abbott surveyed 1,480 Americans ages 50 years and older and found that while a majority see themselves as being in good health, 1-in-2 reported that they wished they had more strength or energy.

June 1, 2016

Drug Store News has partnered with Competitive Promotion Report, IRI and MarketTrack to create a series of exclusive reports; this one highlights the market performance of major manufacturers in the minerals and supplements segment within the vitamins, minerals and supplements category.

June 1, 2016

The specialty channel, including natural grocery and vitamin retailers, has long been a fair prognosticator of what might be coming down the line in the natural health space for mass, food and drug retailers.

June 1, 2016

Ion Labs recently launched ProCharge, a line of liquid protein products featuring as many as 20 different flavors, all designed to supplement everyday eating with 40 g of protein per 2-oz. bottle.

May 25, 2016

The company has purchased six OTC brands from Ducere Pharma, including Doan’s, Bufferin, Nupercainal Ointment, Cruex Nail Gel, Comtrex and Myoflex.