In case you missed it, here’s the hottest news in pharmacy this week:
An independent pharmacy owner gave women a 7% discount to raise awareness of the “pink tax” and general price discrimination with women’s products.
Recent findings suggest the implementation of intervention programs that target young males of a lower socio-economic status, non-cancer and cancer survivors, and cervical cancer survivors to help reduce the consumption of sugary drinks and added sugar.
Napo has launched Mytesi, (crofelemer) for the treatment of diarrhea in patients with HIV.
The mail-order pharmacy marketplace has significantly changed since the year 2000.
Successful highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) has allowed the long-term effects of HIV infection and chronic medication toxicity to become the primary cause of death and disability. However, HIV-positive patients are at greater risk for cardiovascular disease and cancers due to excessive inflammation, and HAART does not eliminate HIV-related inflammation even if the patient adheres to treatment perfectly.
Compared with standard-of-care for patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), a new study found that medication therapy management (MTM) increased adherence more than 30%.
Ten defendants were charged in a 35-count superseding indictment in connection with their involvement in a $100-million health care fraud conspiracy against TRICARE.
The FDA has approved Lundbeck’s Carnexiv, also known as carbamazepine, as a short-term (≤7 days) intravenous replacement treatment for adults with certain seizure types who cannot take the oral form of carbamazepine.
People with small children should be extra cautious around this time of year by making sure any medications, vitamins, and supplements are locked somewhere that is out of reach from children.
Tecentriq is the first anti-PDL1 cancer immunotherapy approved for metastatic non-small cell lung cancer.
Insulin therapy must be individualized and balanced with meal planning and exercise.
Ankylosing spondylitis is a complex, painful condition that can affect many parts of your body.
Although some bacteria are harmful, and killing those pathogens is a good thing when you’re sick, most bacteria are good.
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