Clinical News

Safinamide (Xadago): Approved as Add-On for Parkinson’sXadago has been approved as a supplementary medication for patients with Parkinson's disease who are having "off" episodes or whose disease is progressing.
Autoimmune Drug Market Could Take OffWhy the market is expecting such significant growth (and how pharmacists can keep their patients in the huge market).
BP Control in Cardiac Surgery: Nitroprusside AlternativesPharmacists must find good alternative therapeutic substitutions for sodium nitroprusside in the face of price gouging and drug shortages.
Development Soars for Alzheimer’s DrugsThere is lots of room for both success and failure in the Alzheimer's drug market.
FDA Orders Stop Sale of PainkillerThe first opioid taken off the shelves because of potential abuse.
Staff Burnout Rates Are High at Pharmacy SchoolsA study found that pharmacy practice faculty experience high rates of emotional exhaustion.
Where Are the New Antibiotics?With the threat of superbugs and the possibility of an antibiotic-less future, alternatives are needed now.
Pharmacy Groups Warn Trump About Drug ImportsNACDS and APhA warn that letting Americans buy foreign drugs could be disastrous.
Cancer Drug Spending SoarsNew therapies and increased awareness lead to a large market.
What You Need to Know about Chronic Care Management
What You Need to Know about Chronic Care ManagementReimbursement, initiation, and what pharmacists can do.