Purdue Pharma has asked counties suing the drug manufacturer for allegedly causing the opioid epidemic to offer specific details to back up their claims. The counties suing opioid makers say pointing…
As part of the ASCEND clinical trial, researchers compared cardiovascular outcomes over a mean 7.4 years in diabetic patients randomized to take or not take n-3 fatty acids. None of the 15,480…
Addressing the cardiovascular (CV) risks linked to diabetes while avoiding additional harms continues to be a balancing act, according to researchers involved in the ASCEND clinical study, who point…
Two new opioid drug candidates went before an FDA committee last week, with one getting a nod from the panel and the other falling just shy of approval. The Anesthetic and Analgesic Drug Products…
Women on Web, a group that has long provided medication to help women induce abortions at home in countries where abortion is outlawed is now shipping to the United States. The group operates an…
CVS Pharmacy is now using time delay safes in all of its more than 300 Ohio locations. The safes are used to help prevent pharmacy robberies as well as fight the opioid crisis by keeping opioids out…
Express Scripts says its new SafeGuardRx Migraine Care Value program will begin on April 1, 2019. Harold Carter, PharmD, senior director, Product, Express Scripts says: "Through the clinical care…
The Trump administration has unveiled a new policy that would require drug manufacturers to disclose their prices in television ads. The proposed legislation would have the biggest effect on five…
Retirees would rather age in their homes by utilizing technology rather than move into an assisted living facility, according to a study by Retirement Living. The study, which questioned more than 2,…
FDA has proposed the pursuit of common global development standards for generic drugs to the International Council for Harmonization of Technical Requirements for Pharmaceuticals for Human Use. FDA…