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Meghan Ross, Senior Associate Editor
New data emerged during National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week showing an increase in childhood mental health diagnoses among military families.
Krystle Vermes
Fresenius Kabi USA is voluntarily recalling a single lot of bupivacaine HCI (Sensorcaine-MPF) injection due to the presence of glass particulate matter.
Allison Gilchrist, Associate Editor
Pharmacists may be relieved to hear that most patients don’t base their health care decisions on what they see on TV.
Brody McConnell, 2016 PharmD Candidate
Allergic rhinitis is a condition that keeps noses and pharmacists running.
Katie Eder, Director of Content
Brintellix isn’t the only drug that underwent a brand name change in order to curb confusion with another drug.
Krystle Vermes
The FDA is reviewing the results of a Danish study that found the oral use of fluconazole (Diflucan) for yeast infections may increase the risk of miscarriage.
Davy James, Managing Editor, Specialty Pharmacy Times
A commonly held axiom in specialty pharmacy is that the patient is at the center of every action.
Meghan Ross, Senior Associate Editor
Just in time for Star Wars Day comes the news of a Kylo Ren charlatan and his partner-in-crime getting arrested for robbing a pharmacy.
Allison Gilchrist, Associate Editor
The FDA is warning that uncontrollable urges to gamble, binge eat, shop, and have sex are associated with the use of the antipsychotic aripiprazole (Abilify, Abilify Maintena, Aristada).
Meghan Ross, Senior Associate Editor
West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has filed suit against a pharmacy that was allegedly transferring prescriptions without permission from patients, forcing them to pay higher prices than necessary.

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ENTRESTO™ (sacubitril/valsartan) tablets 24/26 mg, 49/51 mg, 97/103 mg, from Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation, are a combination of an angiotensin receptor blocker and a novel neprilysin inhibitor, indicated to reduce the risk of cardiovascular death and hospitalization for heart failure in patients with chronic heart failure (New York Heart Association class II through IV) and reduced ejection fraction.
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Although coughing can be annoying, it is the body’s way of clearing the throat and airways and helps to prevent infection.
Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia in individuals older than 65 years and affects more than 5 million Americans.
Arthritis is a general term that covers more than 100 diseases and related conditions.
Without proper precautions, the winter months and the frigid temperatures they bring can be dangerous, especially for older adults.
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