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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...

2014-04-14 23:09:41

ResearchMoz.us includes new market research report "Geriatric Medicine Development - Carving out New Opportunities to Treat Age-related Diseases" to its huge collection of research reports. Albany, NewYork (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 More than 50% of prescriptions is written for people aged 65 years and older. Many older people suffer from comorbid conditions and one in three takes at least five drugs or more on a daily basis. This significantly increases the risk of Adverse Drug...

2014-04-14 16:25:32

SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The California Medical Board must institute new protections against drug-using doctors after waiting years to revoke the medical license of Bakersfield doctor who was using and selling drugs while on probation, wrote a father harmed by drug abuse and patient safety advocates in a letter today. Bob Pack, who lost his two children to a drugged driver who was overprescribed narcotics, and Consumer Watchdog called on the Medical...


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