Crucial positive findings on Zafgen’s experimental obesity medication, beloranib, raises hopes on reversing FDA’s suspension of its drug approval bid following two deaths during the clinical trials.
US health regulators okays the marketing and use of gout drug Zurampic (lesinurad) by AztraZeneca albeit with conditions including further heart and kidney assessment.
New laws in California and Oregon will significantly change how women access birth control.
Prescription refills have been linked to cigarette purchases. New research reveals that patients taking medication to treat asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, high blood pressure and oral contraceptives often buy cigarettes when refilling their prescriptions at pharmacies.
When it comes to taking prescription drugs, it is important to be educated about the medications and what they do to your body.Here are 6 common mistakes that you could be making.
CVS has accomplished its goal to remove all cigarettes and tobacco products from its stores.
Attorneys General from 28 states and territories have asked five major retailers to consider ending sales of tobacco products.
Popular drugstore chain, CVS, has announced that it will no longer sell tobacco products.
A Texas based compounding pharmacy has voluntarily recalled all of its sterile products after 15 Texans fell ill.
Pfizer Inc. announced that it will start selling viagra pills online directly to men with prescriptions.
Walgreens is no longer content to be your neighborhood pharmacy.
For patients battling cancer, the last thing they want to be worrying about is whether they have a proper dosage of chemotherapy.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.