March 14, 2010

Serving as yet one more indicator of the vital role that pharmacists play in the...

March 14, 2010

Serving as yet one more indicator of the vital role that pharmacists play in the...

March 14, 2010

Executives from H-E-B, Kerr Drug and Fruth Pharmacy, as well as OTC suppliers, discussed the issues in OTC aisles in a sluggish economy; and as the category faces a shift to wellness care, the possible demise of FSA accounts and an increasing Rx-to-OTC switch market.

March 14, 2010

It’s getting cheaper to generate, receive and process electronic prescriptions. E-prescribing network provider Surescripts made...

March 14, 2010

Despite his role in the foundation of independent pharmacy buying group Epic Pharmacies, president and...

March 14, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a five-day dosing regimen for an injectable drug...

March 14, 2010

Drug makers Eli Lilly, Amylin Pharmaceuticals and Alkermes encountered a speed bump in their efforts...

March 14, 2010

The Food Marketing Institute on Thursday announced the first Supermarket Health & Wellness Conference will...

March 14, 2010

One of retail pharmacy’s most effective battles against diabetes is being waged by a group...

March 14, 2010

Chances are good that there’s a Health Mart in your community. Some four years after...

March 14, 2010

With 3,300 members, the Independent Pharmacy Cooperative is among the largest of the independent pharmacy...

March 14, 2010

Kinney Drugs has put together an educational program to teach uninsured patients how to get...

March 14, 2010

Novo Nordisk has given out $165,000 in grants to support summer camps for children with...

March 14, 2010

Publix launched the first phase of its new diabetes management system, a multifaceted program designed...

March 14, 2010

India’s Ranbaxy Labs will launch a generic version of a diabetes drug in two years,...

March 14, 2010

Like small but seaworthy vessels caught in a storm alongside much bigger oceangoing ships, the nation's independent pharmacies took on some water in the trying times of late 2008 and 2009. But in the face of economic upheaval, continuing attacks on gross margins and daunting competition from ever-larger pharmacy chains, most have ridden out the squalls.

March 14, 2010

Students from the schools of pharmacy at the University of Washington, in Seattle, and Washington...

March 14, 2010

Diabetes patients combining drugs to control blood fat and blood pressure may remain at risk...

March 14, 2010

Like small but seaworthy vessels caught in a storm alongside much bigger oceangoing ships, the...

March 11, 2010

Abbott is hoping that the Food and Drug Administration will approve one of its drugs...

March 11, 2010

Caraco Pharmaceutical Labs has launched a generic version of a drug for treating colon and...

March 11, 2010

Endo Pharmaceuticals has appointed a new COO, the drug maker announced Friday....

March 11, 2010

A popular drug for preventing blood clots may be less effective when taken by a...

March 11, 2010

Analysis by the Food and Drug Administration has yet to establish a link between thigh-bone...