A bill would allow uninsured low- and moderate-income adults to buy drugs at Medicaid prices is a reasonable idea.
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Medicare Beneficiaries Cannot Obtain Medications For 'Off-Label' Uses Through Prescription Drug Benefit
Medicare beneficiaries often cannot obtain medications prescribed for "off-label" uses -- such as the treatment of pain, rare diseases and other conditions -- through the prescription drug benefit.
Amgen criticized part of a final decision hat will limit Medicare coverage for anemia medications.
Over the past two decades, spending for mental health treatment shifted sharply from inpatient care to prescription medications, and Medicaid picked up a growing share of the cost.
Acute sinusitis market is increasingly difficult to penetrate due to increasing regulatory demands, stiff generic competition, and significant formulary hurdles.
A new investigational anti-inflammatory drug has produced promising results in scientific animal studies as an arthritis control therapy.
Par Pharmaceutical Companies has acquired the North American commercial rights to Zensana (ondansetron HCl) Oral Spray from Hana Biosciences.
Millions of U.S. residents with chronic conditions either do not take prescription drugs correctly or stop taking them altogether.
A final decision that will limit Medicare coverage for use of anemia medications.
Actavis Group has launched Griseofulvin Oral Suspension in the United States.
Sen. David Vitter proposed a bill that allows U.S. residents to bring back lower-cost prescription medications from Canada.
Unlicensed drug importers illegally are selling antiretroviral drugs in Zimbabwe.
FDA is permitting the restricted use of Zelnorm to treat irritable bowel syndrome, chronic idiopathic constipation.
American Medical Association should end the sale of information about physician prescription practices to pharmaceutical companies.
Rwanda plans to override pharmaceutical patents and import 260,000 packs of Apo-triAvir, a generic HIV/AIDS medication.
European Committee for Human Medicinal Products has recommended the sale and marketing of Pfizer's antiretroviral drug maraviroc.
Vangent and Human Arc partner to help qualifying Medicare health plan members will make prescription drugs more affordable.
Health Canada is advising consumers not to use Kui Hua Chut Lee San Bird's Nest & Pearl Batch # WA00030.
Health Canada is advising consumers not to use Jie Jie Pills and Chuan Xiong Cha Tiao Wan due to concerns about possible side-effects.
Health Canada Advises Not To Use Dai Dai Hua Jiao Nang, Darling Capsules, Dali Capsules, Spanish Fly Capsules
Health Canada is advising consumers not to use the Dai Dai Hua Jiao Nang, Darling Capsules, Dali Capsules, Spanish Fly Capsules.
Hong Kong Department of Health called on public to be cautious when using seven brands of pharmaceutical products.
ARMSRx gives results to hospitals that participate in their clients Hospital Association Pharmacy Benefit Program.
FDA has granted final approval for Lupin Pharmaceuticals's Abbreviated New Drug Application for Amlodipine Besylate Tablets.
American Pharmacists Association recommends that consumers exercise caution when shopping online for their medications.
An FDA panel of experts will review Merck's experimental antiretroviral drug raltegravir.
State legislatures to pass legislation under which pharmacists would have to obtain physician approval.
A Web site will allow state residents to compare prices offered by Vermont pharmacies for prescription medications.
Use of electronic prescribing could save Medicare as much as $29 billion over the next 10 years.
A bill would expand FDA oversight of prescription drug safety.
Because of the wide-ranging scope of counterfeiting, it's nearly impossible for FDA to guarantee the safety of imported drugs.