April 28, 2017

According to NCPA, the event drew community pharmacists from 37 states.

April 28, 2017

Injection is used for the treatment of postmenopausal women with osteoporosis at high risk for fracture defined as history of osteoporotic fracture, multiple risk factors for fracture, or patients who have failed or are intolerant to other available osteoporosis therapy.

April 28, 2017

Effective immediately, Aetna Medicare members with drug coverage can fill their prescriptions at preferred copay levels at any ShopRite pharmacy. 

April 27, 2017

Chintu Patel has more than 20 years of distinguished experience within the industry, starting his career in Eckerd Pharmacy.

April 27, 2017

Tepadina is approved to reduce the risk of graft rejection when used in conjunction with high-dose busulfan and cyclophosphamide as a preparative regimen for allogeneic hematopoietic progenitor (stem) cell transplantation (HSCT) for pediatric patients with class 3 beta-thalassemia.

April 27, 2017

BioMarin Pharmaceuticals’ Brineura slows loss of walking ability (ambulation) in symptomatic pediatric patients 3 years of age and older with late infantile neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis type 2 (CLN2), also known as tripeptidyl peptidase-1 (TPP1) deficiency.

April 27, 2017

Ezetimibe and simvastatin tablets are a prescription medicine that contains two cholesterol-lowering medicines, ezetimibe and simvastatin, which are used along with diet to lower the level of “bad” cholesterol; increase the level of “good” cholesterol; and lower the level of fat in blood. 

April 27, 2017

Qualanex will be launching the first phase of its technology, Qosk Decision Support System, in May.

April 27, 2017

The drug, manufactured by Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, is the first FDA-approved treatment for a liver cancer in almost a decade.

April 27, 2017

The drug is intended to lower cholesterol in the blood.

April 26, 2017
This marks the fourth quarter in a row Albertsons has earned the top spot in the large pharmacy chain category, and OutcomesMTM named Albertsons the 2016 Top Large Pharmacy Chain last year.
April 26, 2017

With Kmart's new initiative, the cost for patients of epinephrine auto-injectors could be as low as $0 for some commercially insured patients, and $199.99 per two-pack for patients paying in cash.

April 26, 2017
The Food and Drug Administration approved the abbreviated new drug application for the generic filed by Solco Healthcare parent company Prinston Pharmaceutical.
 
April 26, 2017

Each generic will be available in three dosage strengths. 

April 26, 2017

Walgreens’ safe medication disposal kiosks are at 600 pharmacies in 45 states, and can be accessed during regular pharmacy hours to dispose of prescription and OTC medication that has expired, gone unused or isn’t wanted.

April 25, 2017

On April 26 and 27, community pharmacists will meet with members of Congress to generate support for legislative priorities that improve patient access.

April 25, 2017

For its 2017 fiscal fourth quarter ended March 4, Rite Aid reported revenues of $8.5 billion and a net loss of $21.1 million. Its adjusted net loss came in at $3.2 million, which bested Wall Street estimates.

April 24, 2017

The Dr. Reddy’s progesterone capsules — recently approved by the Food and Drug Administration — will be available in 100- and 200-mg dosage strengths. 

April 24, 2017

The transaction is expected to close by early 2018 and to be accretive in 2018 to Fresenius Group net income and EPS, excluding integration costs.

April 24, 2017

This year’s awardees were selected from more than 40 general and diversity scholarship applications submitted from deans of accredited colleges and schools of pharmacy across the country.

April 24, 2017

PharmaSmart said it will deploy its clinically validated blood pressure kiosk and cloud-based Health IT platform across Coborn’s 36 grocery stores with pharmacies, which operate under the banners of: Coborn’s, Cash Wise Foods, and Market Place Foods across Minnesota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.

April 24, 2017

Actions being taken are part of Sears’ continuing corporate restructuring program.

April 24, 2017

Colleen Lindholz has been president of The Little Clinic since 2015 and takes over pharmacy duties from Philecia Avery, who Kroger said resigned the company earlier this month to pursue other interests.

April 21, 2017

Renflexis, marketed by Merck and developed by South Korea's Samsung Bioepis, is the second FDA-approved biosimilar to Johnson & Johnson’s Remicade.