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New Resource Educates about Therapies for DVTA new resource for patients with deep vein thrombosis aims to educate about interventional therapies.
Anticoagulants Linked to Lower Dementia RiskOral anticoagulants are associated with a significant reduction in dementia risk for atrial fibrillation patients.
Community Pharmacists Praise New Opioid Measures
Community Pharmacists Praise New Opioid MeasuresIn the war against the opioid epidemic, pharmacists are excited about their seat at the table.
Acetaminophen Use in Pregnancy Linked to ADHDPrenatal exposure to the common medication was linked to an increased risk of ADHD.
Pharmacist Sentenced to Prison for Oxycodone Scheme
Pharmacist Sentenced to Prison for Oxycodone SchemeThe scheme made him hundreds of thousands of dollars—and prison time.
Managing Shortages of Small-Volume Parenteral SolutionsStrategies for Conserving Vital Medications in Short Supply in Aftermath of Hurricane Maria.
FDA Plans to Expand Access to Certain OpioidsCommissioner Scott Gottlieb makes a departure from previous policy.
CVS Launches New PBM Pharmacy Network, NCPA Responds
CVS Launches New PBM Pharmacy Network, NCPA RespondsThe new network will feature thousands of independents, but NCPA has reservations.
Smoking May Be a Factor in Postpartum DepressionThree pharmacy students have found an increased risk of postpartum depression in women who smoke.
Anti-inflammatory Drugs Offer Better OTC Relief for Menstrual PainA large review of the literature has found that NSAIDs offer the best relief for menstrual cramps.