January 23, 2017

FamilyWize’s Medicine Cabinet allows users to create a personal profile and easily find the lowest price for their prescriptions through FamilyWize’s website and mobile app. 

January 23, 2017

Terry Cater has worked in the chain drug, supermarket, drug wholesaling and healthcare technology sectors over the course of his career, most recently serving as director of pharmacy at Safeway Pharmacies and Save Mart Stores in California

January 23, 2017

The campaign is aimed at highlighting those in the industry driving innovation and pointing to the opportunity that exists in tackling complex health conditions. 

January 20, 2017
The Food and Drug Administration approved the regimen of Opdivo and Yervoy as a treatment for metastatic melanoma in October 2015. 
January 20, 2017

The drug is indicated to treat hypertension and had a market size of $81.9 million for the 12 months ended November 2016, according to QuintilesIMS data.  

January 20, 2017

The drug is indicated to treat adults with chronic idiopathic constipation.

January 20, 2017

In an exclusive interview, Drug Store News talks to Fred's Pharmacy CEO Mike Bloom about his vision to transform Fred’s into a healthcare company, how the Rite Aid deal could fast-track that plan and what the company is doing to bring more sophisticated tools and processes to its merchandising operations.

January 20, 2017

The new headquarters will bring the company's manufacturing, distribution and corporate offices under one roof for the first time since 2007.

January 19, 2017
The cream is indicated to treat persistent facial redness from rosacea in adults. 
January 19, 2017

The drug has an estimated market size of $117 million for the 12 months ended November 2016, according to QuintilesIMS. 

January 19, 2017

Alongside the availability announcement, kaléo unveiled its Auvi-Q access program, AffordAbility, through which patients with commercial insurance will have an out-of-pocket cost of $0. 

January 19, 2017

Citron Research's analysis notes that Lannett is highly leveraged and dependent on three drugs for a bulk of its sales and that even modest price cuts to its biggest sellers would cause it to violate its debt covenants. 

January 18, 2017

The drug, indicated for pain severe enough to require daily, around-the-clock, long-term opioid treatment and patients for whom alternative therapy is inadequate, is formulated with Teva’s proprietary abuse-deterrent technology. 

January 18, 2017

iMedicare has provided savings to 315,398 patients at more than 5,000 pharmacies, saving an average of $1,150 in prescription costs. 

January 18, 2017

The $960 million all-cash transaction is aimed at growing Lilly’s migraine pain management portfolio and will add a potential near-term launch to its late-stage pipeline. 

January 18, 2017

The study found that retrospective rebates, discounts and fees have increased from $67 billion in 2013 to $106 billion in 2015. 

January 18, 2017

Bayer AG has joined a host of companies, including General Motors, Hyundai and Walmart,  that have pledged to either keep or create jobs in the U.S., The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday. The Journal cited Trump transition team spokesman Sean Spicer, who said Bayer’s decision was the result of “the president-elect’s focus on creating a better business climate here in the United States.” Bayer is currently seeking regulatory approval for its planned $57 billion purchase of seed maker Monsanto, and committed research investments and "several thousand" new high-tech positions in the U.S. once that deal is successfully completed. (The Wall Street Journal)

 

January 17, 2017

Carsten Brun will oversee the company’s pharmaceutical arm in the United States, Canada, Central and Latin America, reporting to pharmaceutical division president and board of management member Dieter Weinand. 

 
January 17, 2017

For the fourth consecutive year, NCPA asked its members to rank legislative priorities. For the 115th Congress, the top three concerns are DIR fees, generic pricing transparency and any willing provider provision.

January 17, 2017

The publication of the draft guidance means that stakeholders can now comment for 60 days after Jan. 18 in order for comments to be considered before the final version of the guidance is written

January 17, 2017
According to QuintilesIMS data, brand and generic sales for 100-mg strength amiodarone tablets were $23 million for the 12 months ended November 2016. 
 
January 17, 2017

“This transition to the cloud continues our commitment to invest in technology solutions that help streamline care management,” stated Nilo Mehrabian, VP product management at McKesson Health Solutions.

January 17, 2017

Before joining Southeastern Gayle Shields was VP pharmacy at Ahold USA, overseeing operations for 580 pharmacies in 11 states, serving in the position for five years. She has also held various positions for such companies as Allied Health, Maxor National Pharmacy Services Corp., Save Mart, Albertsons and Discover Health, among others.

January 17, 2017

Naloxone is now more accessible and easier to obtain in more than 240 Walgreens pharmacies throughout Arizona.