October 17, 2017

National Check Your Meds Day, Oct. 21, i is being established by Consumer Reports and the Dept. of Health and Human Services.

October 17, 2017

For the second year at the NCPA Annual Conference, McKesson RxOwnership took part in the official NCPA student education program with a presentation led by Kim Diemand, VP North Central Region, McKesson RxOwnership.

October 17, 2017

Allergan said that the decision was not the end of the road for their intellectual property protection efforts around Restasis.

October 16, 2017

The companies said the partnership would help improve decision-making abilities for patients and their care teams — including physicians, pharmacists and payers.

October 16, 2017

The product had branded and generic U.S. sales of approximately $64.9 million for the 12 months ended August 2017, according to QuintilesIMS data.

October 16, 2017

According to the World Health Organization, roughly one-third of patients diagnosed with plaque psoriasis is younger than 20 years of age, and adolescents in particular have limited treatment options.

October 16, 2017

The awards come as NCPA rolls out its 2017 NCPA Digest, which found that the state of independent community pharmacies continues to grow and expand the scope of services pharmacists can offer their patients. 

October 13, 2017

The organization has named Amgen chairman and CEO Robert Bradway to the chairman-elect position, effective immediately, and named two more industry executives to the board.

October 13, 2017

FlavoRx SVP marketing Chad Baker talked to Drug Store News about how the company helps pharmacies make medication more palatable for children and makes it easy for pharmacists to flavor medication by integrating it into existing reconstitution workflow. 

October 12, 2017

As part of American Pharmacists Month, CVS Health is recognizing the work that its pharmacists do to improve the health of their patients through increased access to care.

October 12, 2017

The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved Lyrica CR (pregabalin) controlled-release tablets. 

October 12, 2017

The survey also found that more than two-thirds (67%) of Americans reported having at least one chronic health condition.

October 12, 2017

The pain management medication had annual U.S. sales of $710 million for the 12 months ended June 2017, according to QuintilesIMS data.

October 12, 2017

 In the newly created position, Joe Willaman will work with regional chains to highlight the benefits of Smith Drug’s products and services.

October 11, 2017

Lupin acquired the company for $150 million, bringing into its drug portfolio Symbiomix’s recently approved single-dose treatment for bacterial vaginosis. 

October 11, 2017

The drug had U.S. sales of approximately $84 million for the 12 months ended August 31, according to QuintilesIMS data. 

October 10, 2017

VerifyRx lets pharmacies use the real-time connectivity of eRx Network and LexisNexis’ provider validation service on more than 8.5 million providers.

October 10, 2017

The drug was approved to treat certain cases of advanced or metastatic breast cancer, either alone or in combination with Faslodex.

October 10, 2017

For the 12 months ended July 2017, the drug had U.S. sales of roughly $1.88 billion, according to QuintilesIMS data.

October 9, 2017

Amazon is set to decide before Thanksgiving whether or not it will be selling prescription drugs online, CNBC reported. 

October 9, 2017

According to a new survey, roughly three out of five Americans who have had the flu or flu-like symptoms (61%) admitted to being out and about the last time they felt sick.

October 9, 2017

The drug had U.S. sales of $109.8 million for the 12 months ended June 2017, according to QuintilesIMS data.

October 9, 2017

DURHAM, N.C. — Member-owned pharmacy cooperative American Associated Pharmacies has entered a group purchasing agreement with pharmacy technology company Parata Systems, the companies announced Monday.

October 9, 2017

The Little Clinic operates 221 clinics in 10 states, including Arizona, Colorado, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Ohio, Tennessee and Virginia.