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2014-04-24 23:13:07

Rx Care Pharmacy is proud to be opening our second location in Charlotte North Carolina as we strive to set new standards for pharmacies nationwide. Charlotte, North Carolina (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 Rx Care Pharmacy Charlotte, located on Sharon Lakes Road, is now open! Rx Care Pharmacy is a full service pharmacy that offers numerous advantages over chain pharmacies. The services that are offered stretch beyond just the standard pharmacy services, which include over the counter medications...

2014-04-24 23:00:57

The Firm is evaluating Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of patients who allegedly developed Type 2 diabetes due to their use of the statin medication. New York, New York (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 Lipitor lawsuits (http://www.thelipitorlawsuit.com/) that allege the popular statin drugs caused some patients to develop Type 2 diabetes continue to move forward in a federal multidistrict litigation now underway in U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina. According to court documents, the...

2014-04-23 16:30:02

KIDDERMINSTER, England, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With nearly 70 percent of turnover tied into price regulated prescription business there are good reasons for health and beauty suppliers and pharmacists to work together to help diversify pharmacy sales in Europe into non-pharmaceutical health and personal care related categories and OTC self-medication.The average pharmacy in Europe has a sales turnover of EUR1.158 million of which 69 percent of is based on dispensing...

2014-04-23 12:29:50

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Preventing Drug-Related Patient Injury and Death with Advanced, Cost-Effective Technology" is the topic Alan Jacobs, M.D., Ph.D., CEO and founder of PerceptiMed, will address at the Bio2Device lecture. The lecture will take place May 6(th) at the Sunnyvale City Council Chambers, 456 West Olive Ave., Sunnyvale, CA at 8:30 a.m. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140422/77414 Each year more than 800,000 preventable drug-related...

2014-04-23 08:32:13

National organizations push for 'more thorough approach' to drug abuse epidemic. WASHINGTON, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Center for Lawful Access and Abuse Deterrence (CLAAD) sent a letter to Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin urging him to use concerns over Zohydro ER, a new opioid pain medication, "as a lightning rod for change." The American Academy of Pain Management and National Fibromyalgia & Chronic Pain Association co-signed the letter asking the governor and...

2014-04-22 23:15:50

Passages Malibu issues statement supporting the nationwide event. Malibu, CA (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 When the Department of Justice and the Drug Enforcement Administration opened the Office of Diversion Control, the goal was to curtail the steadily growing uptick of fatalities linked to prescription medication, by urging consumers to return unused portions of their prescriptions for safe disposal. April 26th 2014 marks the 8th nationwide take-back initiative in the US. In November 2013,...

2014-04-17 11:28:47

Dermatologists with access to free drug samples are more likely than those without access to samples to write prescriptions for drugs that are more expensive, according to a study by researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine. Although studies have shown that most physicians do not believe that the availability of free samples affects their behavior or recommendations for patients, the researchers found that the average retail cost of the prescriptions written by...

2014-04-16 08:27:53

Analysis points to three potential blockbusters: Sovaldi, Anoro Ellipta and Idelalisib entering market this year PHILADELPHIA, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Intellectual Property & Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world's leading provider of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, released its annual forecast of the leading drugs to watch in 2014, including three potential blockbuster treatments anticipated to attain more than $1 billion in sales through...

2014-04-15 23:15:08

National network of attorneys continues to offer no-cost consultations to consumers over allegations that Lipitor and other statins increase the risk of developing diabetes. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 http://www.resource4thepeople.com/defectivedrugs/lipitor-lawsuit.html Resource4thePeople today announced today the scheduling of a key court hearing involving litigation* containing allegations that the anti-cholesterol medication Lipitor may cause patients to develop diabetes....

2014-04-15 23:10:18

Veterinary pharmacy, Diamondback Drugs, continues expansion and hires additional sales and support staff. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Scottsdale, Arizona’s Diamondback Drugs has long been at the forefront of the veterinary pharmaceutical compounding field, and has built a reputation on its fast, friendly service, top-notch products, reasonable prices, and knowledgeable staff. Continued success and growth has brought about the need for recent expansion, and several key new...