November 20, 2015

The Food and Drug Administration on Monday issued new warning labeling guidance for medicines containing acetaminophen, according to a blog posted by the Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society. "The guidance ... helps to clarify certain cases where manufacturers of internal analgesic, antipyretic and antirheumatic OTC drugs would be able to change liver warnings when the product's directions for use result in a maximum daily dose of acetaminophen that is less than 4,000 mg for adults," wrote Zachary Brennan. (RAPS

 

November 20, 2015

GNC pulls USPlabs products off shelves following Department of Justice action taken Wednesday. 

November 19, 2015

As part of the Canada partnership, Clif Bar energy bars and energy gels will be available to athletes at all Canadian IRONMAN and IRONMAN 70.3 events through 2018.

November 18, 2015

 Patrick Lockwood-Taylor, VP Personal Health Care North America & Digestive Wellness Design for Procter & Gamble, will continue to serve as CHPA chair.

November 18, 2015

F.A.S.T. is building the "New Way to Manage Your Health" by offering consumers a portfolio of single dose liquid medicines that address day to day healthcare needs. 

November 18, 2015

The Department of Justice announced the indictment of more than 100 manufacturers of illegal supplements as part of a yearlong effort that began last November. 

November 17, 2015

Cirrus Healthcare Products is anticipating the launch of its latest product, BMR Barometric Migraine relief, a product aimed at helping those with headaches caused by barometric pressure changes. 

November 17, 2015

Curran’s career at P&G has spanned 29 years, during which time he has been involved in sales and marketing efforts in beauty, health and family care.

November 17, 2015

With this connected wearable, caretakers can receive temperature data every 10 seconds for 24 hours through their iOS or Android device.

November 17, 2015

CeraVe Healing Ointment has been accepted by the National Eczema Association as an appropriate skin care therapy for people with eczema.

November 16, 2015

UrgentRx is engaged in the business of developing and selling medications for headache, heart burn, allergy attack, ache and pain, and upset stomach in the form of powders.

November 13, 2015

The SugarCube device communicates directly with The SugarCube App to track, store and analyze a user's diet, exercise, glucose levels and insulin administered.

November 13, 2015

AtlanticLIVE’s event, “The Diabetes Divide,” addressed an issue that affects an estimated 415 million people worldwide. 

November 12, 2015

The Quell wearable device utilizes NeuroMetrix's wearable intensive nerve stimulation technology to provide pain relief. 

November 12, 2015

OneTouch Verio Sync meter users can wirelessly sync their data to the OneTouch Reveal mobile app for access across multiple devices. 

November 12, 2015
With the release of MedHelp's Sugar Sense app for Apple Watch, users can display their glucose readings from their wrists, helping them better understand their condition and stay within their blood glucose targets. 

 

November 12, 2015
The new formula for Zicam Nasal Swab is homeopathic, zinc-free and provides cooling menthol and eucalyptus to help soothe the nasal passages upon application.

 

November 11, 2015

Birth rates are on the rise, according to the latest report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That’s good news for sellers of family planning test kits — overall sales of both pregnancy and ovulation test kits were up 2.2% to $364.8 million across total U.S. multi-outlets for the 52 weeks ended Sept. 6, according to IRI.

November 11, 2015

Despite an increased promotional investment, lift from merchandising support declined across 58% of CPG categories. 

November 11, 2015

A new, dynamic diabetes-centric set co-created by Johnson & Johnson and Wakefern has the potential to generate $1,000 in incremental dollars for every new diabetes customer captured by Wakerfern’s ShopRite stores, the companies revealed recently at the GMDC Health Beauty Wellness 2015 conference in Phoenix.

November 11, 2015

Skyn Condoms, a brand of Ansell Healthcare, is partnering with the Movember Foundation this month with a special “Movember Edition box.” Drug Store News spoke with Carol Carrozza, Ansell VP sales and marketing at TSE. Here’s what she had to say.

November 11, 2015

DSN senior editor Michael Johnson examines in-depth sales activity in the diabetes, diagnostics and probiotics categories, highlighting new products that are transforming OTC in this multi-page report.

November 11, 2015

Beyond playing a role in the transition from hospital to home, OTC products, including home healthcare products, can help patients maintain their independence at home.

November 11, 2015

Shoppers hear, “It may help prevent diarrhea,” so they make the purchase. What they seldom understand is that probiotics are much more than just a diarrhea preventive. In fact, probiotics can be found in the ears, nose, mouth, lungs, urinary tract and more, and are linked to overall health, not just gastrointestinal health.