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What became a popular ingredient in the late 19th century for its pain relief abilities?
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Gilead Sciences' remdesivir is the first drug to receive FDA approval for treating COVID-19 in the United States.
In a recent guidance issued by the HHS under the PREP Act, qualified pharmacy technicians and state-authorized pharmacy interns are authorized to administer childhood vaccines, COVID-19 vaccines upon availability, and COVID-19 tests.
Ubrogepant (Ubrelvy, Allergan) was approved for the treatment of acute migraines with or without aura in adults after showing a significantly greater reduction in headache pain compared with placebo.
 
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Last year’s Take Back Day collected 441.5 tons of prescription drugs. 
Pharmacy Times®, in conjunction with Parata Systems, recognized the 2020 winners of the Next-Generation Pharmacist awards at the 11th annual virtual awards gala.  
Thirty-four percent of people in Turkey and 17% of people in the UK report that they are “hesitant” about a COVID-19 vaccine, primarily based on the their beliefs regarding the origin of the virus.
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VX-765, a novel multiple sclerosis drug, works by inhibiting a component of inflammasomes that promotes harmful inflammation.
 
Allison Burns, Pharm.D., RPh, honored as the 2020 Next-Generation Pharmacist®.
Cholesterol-lowering statins have been found to potentially reduce the risk of cancer via a pathway that is unrelated to its impact on cholesterol, according to a recent study.
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The 2020 Next-Generation Pharmacist® awards are presented by Pharmacy Times®, the industry-leading multimedia resource for pharmacists, and Parata Systems, a leading provider of pharmacy automation.
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The right communication system can increase patient engagement and adherence while allowing the pharmacy team to turn their attention to other issues.
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Student Café: Impact of COVID-19 on Pharmacy Education
Pharmacy students discuss how has the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has impacted their education and preparation for future careers.
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