Top Read Articles of the Year

DECEMBER 26, 2018
From new approvals to recalls, here are the most popular online posts from Pharmacy Times® during 2018. 

5. Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets Recalled at Consumer Level
Hydrochlorothiazide tablets are indicated in the management of hypertension.

4. Opioid Agonists, Partial Agonists, Antagonists: Oh My!
When it comes to predicting therapeutic or adverse effects (and efficacy), opioid-specific pharmacodynamics play a major role. 

3. 4 Things Pharmacists Should Know About the Shingrix Vaccine
The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) voted that Shingrix is recommended as the preferred vaccine for healthy adults 50 years and older to prevent shingles.

2. New Treatment Guidelines for Clostridium Difficile
Perhaps one of the biggest changes in the recommendation is the initial C difficile infection (CDI) treatment. 

1. Oscillococcinum: What a Pharmacist Should Know During Flu Season
Social media buzz is active with people attesting to its efficacy.