August 29, 2017

Cyltezo will be available as 40mg/0.8mL strength pre-filled glass syringes in 2-count cartons.

August 29, 2017

In an effort to offer a well-rounded health experience with Kmart's "Care Beyond the Counter" approach, the pharmacy team also helps customers select over the counter healthcare items.

August 29, 2017

Over a seven year period, researchers found a 34% increase in overdose-related ICU admissions while ICU opioid deaths nearly doubled during that same period.

August 29, 2017

With more than 10,000 patients enrolled in the study over the last six years, CANTOS was one of the largest and longest-running clinical trials in Novartis' history.

August 29, 2017

PharmaJet offers the only needle-free delivery system cleared by the FDA for administration of inactivated influenza vaccines, the company stated.

August 29, 2017

Researchers found that women with high cholesterol were 45% less likely to develop breast cancer than those without high cholesterol, suggesting their treatment for high cholesterol may be a factor.

August 28, 2017

The agency noted that pregnant women may receive any licensed, recommended, age-appropriate influenza vaccine at any time.

August 28, 2017

LexisNexis Risk Solutions - Health Care vertical market lead, pharmacy, explores how identifying complete coverage can help improve healthcare outcomes and reduce costs.

 

 

August 28, 2017

The National Weather Service reported storm totals in some locations may approach 50 inches, producing devastating flooding across Texas.

August 28, 2017

There was no evidence of a leveling off of effect and no new safety concerns were identified in this analysis, Amgen reported.

August 28, 2017

Bar codes can play an important role in medication dispensing, helping healthcare professionals ensure they are administering drugs to the right patients correctly.

August 28, 2017

The $10 million equity investment was used to finance RxDM's acquisition of 27 former Rexall pharmacies from McKesson.

August 28, 2017

Through the acquisition, Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines global business unit of Sanofi, adds a promising product to its influenza vaccine portfolio: Flublok (Influenza Vaccine).

August 25, 2017

The annual National Immunization Survey-Teen report found that 60% of teens ages 13 to 17 received one or more doses of HPV vaccine in 2016, an increase of 4 percentage points from 2015.

August 25, 2017

People with diabetes using the One Drop | Mobile diabetes management app demonstrated a 1.1% to 1.3% absolute reduction in A1C in just four months.

August 25, 2017

The accreditation applies to all of Supervalu’s 181 banner pharmacies that now have access to the specialty pharmacy offering, the company said.

August 24, 2017

The collaborative venture will allow Topco’s member pharmacies to work as a unified entity in pursuing contracts with payers, creating a new grocery chain contracting option for payers that will serve as a network of pharmacies with national coverage.

August 24, 2017

The product had brand and generic sales of roughly $484.4 million for the 12 months ended June 2017, according to QuintilesIMS data.

August 24, 2017

The researchers found that without the option of the nasal spray, total influenza vaccination rates in pediatric patients were 1.6% lower in 2016-17 than in 2015-16.

August 23, 2017

Dr. Mark Sigro, who has been BioDelivery Sciences' president and CEO since 2005, will be retiring at the end of the year. 

August 23, 2017

The disease management accreditation was given for a number of Accordant’s  programs providing services to patients with rare chronic disease and other conditions on behalf of health plans, government-sponsored plans, labor groups, employers and third-party administrators

August 22, 2017

Oseltamivir capsules began shipping July 11 from Amneal's Glasgow, Ky., distribution center and can be purchased through major wholesalers and distributors.

August 22, 2017

The savings report, published by the AAM in June, highlighted the importance competition in the generics market plays in driving down costs.

August 22, 2017

Camber Pharmaceuticals on Monday awarded Walgreens Boots Alliance in recognition of its status as the No. 1 trading partner for 2016-2017.