June 29, 2017

The agency has outlined its Orphan Drug Modernization plan, which it said is part of a larger effort called the Medical Innovation Development plan modernize and make efficient the FDA’s regulatory tools and policies.

June 29, 2017

The company said that the creams had combined U.S. sales of $38 million for the 12 months ended Aril 2017, according to QuintilesIMS data.

June 29, 2017

The drug had combined sales of $188 million for the 12 months ended April 2017, the company said.

June 28, 2017

Patients with diabetes who create an account on the Blink Health website or mobile app will be able to receive a year’s supply of metformin, glipizide and pioglitazone for free. 

June 28, 2017

The Food and Drug Administration has shared a list of drugs without patents or exclusivity that don't yet have generics, and has outlined a new plan for expediting review of generics of drugs with limited competition.

June 28, 2017

Eight pharmacy student winners were awarded a $1,500 scholarship, with matching funds from McKesson.

June 28, 2017

The 4,000 square feet of selling space that includes a full-service pharmacy, two customer service specialist desks and full-service ship-to-store pick up.

June 28, 2017

Naloxone is available upon request at Hy-Vee pharmacies in both nasal spray and injection forms, although, nasal spray is the most commonly used form.

June 27, 2017

J M Smith has named Saul Factor — who was most recently EVP corporate strategy at Accord Healthcare and spent 10 years with McKesson’s generics division — to head the pharmacy technology solutions company. 

June 27, 2017

The drug is indicated to treat schizophrenia and to control severe nausea and vomiting in adults.

June 27, 2017

Besides its efforts to provide naloxone in states where regulations allow, Walgreens also has installed safe medication disposal kiosks in 600 pharmacies across the United States.

June 27, 2017

Walgreens said that it credits such tools as Pill Reminder and Refill by Scan for its mobile app’s popularity among those older than 55 years of age — a demographic that makes up 20% of its users. 

June 26, 2017

Rituxan Hycela contains hyaluronidase human, an enzyme that helps with the subcutaneous delivery of Rituxan's active ingredient, rituximab, allowing for faster administration compared with intravenous Rituxan.

June 26, 2017

Born in Rajgarh, Rajasthan, Gupta moved to Mumbai and founded Lupin in 1968 with the goal of providing high-quality medicines at affordable prices.

June 23, 2017

US Bioservices has been around for more than 20 years, offering support and dispensing services for patients who need specialty medications.

June 23, 2017

The company has looked to the president and CEO of its Purdue Pharma Canada to lead the U.S. business.

June 22, 2017

Camber’s generic will be available in 20-, 40-, and 80-mg dosage strengths and packaged in 3x10 blister cards.

June 22, 2017

The Food and Drug Administration’s Drug Competition Action Plan begins with a public hearing on July 18 to assess the places where FDA regulations could be creating obstacles to generic access.

June 22, 2017

According to the CDC, American adults are behind on routine annual vaccinations.

June 22, 2017

The Better Care Reconciliation Act is a 142-page bill that largely mirrors the American Health Care Act that passed the House of Representatives last month, with some key differences. 

June 22, 2017

Teva’s generic will be available in 75- and 150-mg dosage strengths.

June 21, 2017

The Preserving Patient Access to Compounded Medications Act of 2017 would clarify the Drug Quality and Security Act in a way that would align the statute with congressional intent to balance the issues of public safety and patient access. 

June 20, 2017

The company said that it’s expecting a launch in the second-half of 2017, and that it has already submitted an application to the FDA for a junior version of Symjepi.

June 20, 2017

This launch marks the seventh product ANI has re-commercialized after acquiring a portfolio of discontinued generic abbreviated new drug applications.