January 4, 2017

The one truth a new Trump Administration and a Republican Congress represents is change, and for some, that spells opportunity.

January 4, 2017

VR. AR. AI… Oh my. In this report, DSN outlines big trends, predictions and critical issues that will make the news in 2017 and beyond.

January 4, 2017

With the acquisition, Genoa’s will enter Miss., Tenn., Ark., and S.C., serving 50 additional clinics with its approach to behavioral health that integrates the pharmacists into a patient’s care team in an effort to improve outcomes and reduce costs. 

January 4, 2017

Interest in dietary supplements, sports nutrition, diet aids, meal-replacement solutions and even energy shots has never been higher, according to a Kline consumer survey released last year, particularly among baby boomers.

January 4, 2017

Young adults are increasingly incorporating dietary supplements into their health regimens as a strategy toward being healthier.

January 4, 2017

As is typical of an industry tied so closely to legislation and the markets, the state of retail pharmacy is typically one in flux. With 2016 in the rearview mirror and both 2017 and a new presidential administration ahead, what are the biggest changes facing the industry?

January 4, 2017

Dr. Jay Markowitz will work with other scientific and development leaders to evaluate the company’s portfolio evaluation and decision making while assessing external opportunities. 

January 4, 2017

Sandoz‘s generic will be available in 40-, 80- and 125-mg dosage strengths.

January 4, 2017

The drug, approved by the Food and Drug Administration in November, is indicated to treat adults with Type 2 diabetes that’s inadequately controlled on basal insulin or lixisenatide. 

January 4, 2017

In her decision, the Honourable Justice Michèle Monast ruled that the royalty clauses in all the Jean Coutu Group’s franchise agreements are legal.

January 4, 2017

The prenatal support vitamins and supplements space is a growing opportunity that would appeal to a new millennial mom.

January 4, 2017

A return to big blockbuster drug introductions. A renewed focus on innovation. A more favorable climate for merger-and-acquisition activity. Those are some examples of what a Donald Trump White House could mean for the pharmaceutical industry.

January 3, 2017

The Food and Drug Administration approved three generics from New Jersey-based specialty generics company Teligent on the last day of 2016, the company announced Tuesday.

January 3, 2017
Forbes is reporting that the Food and Drug Administration’s approval of 22 new drugs in 2016 (down from 51 in 2015) could have big implications for the future of innovation in the pharmaceutical space. The report notes that research spending is growing, but there are practical difficulties to translate innovation into products as R&D returns decline  — and the report suggests overcoming that difficulty could mean rethinking a lot. (Forbes)
 
January 3, 2017

Lupin in the last week of 2016 received tentative approval for its generics of Benicar tablets, Giazo tablets and Livalo tablets. 

January 3, 2017

The company on Thursday announced the launch of its generics of Concerta extended-release tablets, Zovia tablets and Cerebyx injection. 

December 28, 2016

Health care spending now comprises more than one-sixth of the U.S. economy.

December 28, 2016

FMI report reveals overall dietary supplements market will grow by more than 7% on a CAGR basis. 

December 28, 2016

Any pharmacy can attend event, regardless of which wholesaler of buying group they belong.

December 27, 2016

Spinraza treats SMA, a rare and often fatal genetic disease affecting muscle strength and movement.

December 27, 2016

Novo Nordisk accused of issuing marketing materials asking patients and doctors to switch from Sanofi’s Lantus and Toujeo drugs to Tresiba, because the Sanofi drugs will be “blocked” by CVS Caremark in January.

December 22, 2016

Will assume role on May 2, when current chairman Lamberto Andreotti retires.

December 22, 2016

Dexcom’s G5 Mobile allows for testing for diabetes treatment decisions in people 2 years of age and older with diabetes.

December 22, 2016

An anonymous donor is making this Christmas a lot merrier for some Sav-Mor Pharmacy customers in Illinois.