PBMs Release 2018 Formulary Lists Tops AJPB Week in Review

Top articles of the week from The American Journal of Pharmacy Benefits.

5. Should Patients Take the Full Course of Antibiotics?

New research calls into question long-accepted guidelines for antibiotic use. Read more.

4. Arkansas to Launch Initiative to Reduce Prescription Drug Misuse in Teens

Prescription for Life offers free educational training to high school students about prescription opioid misuse. Read more.

3. CVS and Express Scripts Release 2017 Formulary Exclusion Lists

Express Scripts has 85 drugs excluded from its formulary list, compared with 154 for CVS. Read more.2. CVS Caremark Releases 2018 Formulary Exclusions List

Only 17 drugs removed from CVS Caremark’s 2018 Standard Control formulary. Read more.

1. Express Scripts Releases 2018 Formulary Exclusion List

Biosimilar to filgrastim (Neupogen) favored over branded drug in Express Scripts 2018 formulary. Read more.