Clinical News

493% Increase in Opioid Use Disorder DiagnosesA new BCBS study finds that 21% of insured members filled at least one opioid script in 2015.
Lab Testing Coming to WalgreensA collaboration between the pharmacy and LabCorp will provide specimen collection services.
Dietary Supplements or Unapproved Drugs?
Dietary Supplements or Unapproved Drugs?Why some red yeast rice supplements could be considered prescription drugs.
Omnicell and CompleteRx Join Forces
Omnicell and CompleteRx Join ForcesTwo groups join up to help the Massachusetts State Office of Pharmacy Services.
New Partnership Aids Specialty Pharmacists
Specialty Drugs: Unintended Consequences May Slow the Market
Specialty Drugs: Unintended Consequences May Slow the MarketReport looks at possible impediments to growth in the specialty market, including patient access.
Paliperidone and Clindamycin Recalls
Fighting Opioid Misuse: The Numbers
Fighting Opioid Misuse: The NumbersSo just how much naloxone is getting out? How many pharmacies EPCS enabled?
How to Raise Diabetes Drug Adherence
How to Raise Diabetes Drug AdherenceNew study shows that a Universal Medication Schedule could help diabetes patients.
Bill Would Protect Compounded Drugs
Bill Would Protect Compounded DrugsThe IACP is excited about new legislation that could help compounding pharmacists.