Pharmacy Daily headlines (3619 found)

Mon 15 Nov 10

Servier loses patent appeal

APOTEX has experienced what it is describing as a “resounding win” in the latest round of its longrunning battle against Servier over the patent of perindopril.

Mon 15 Nov 10

SHPA 2010 award winners

THE Society of Hospital Pharmacists has awarded the2010 Australian Clinical Pharmacy Award to Garth Birdsey.

Fri 12 Nov 10

Blackmores ‘down there’

BLACKMORES has launched a new natural health iniative, aimed at helping women understand, prevent and treat vaginal imbalances.

Fri 12 Nov 10

UK Health stops substitution

THIS week the United Kingdom Department of Health announced its decision to cease plans for the generic substitutions of medicines in primary care.

Thu 11 Nov 10

TGA biological consultation

THE Therapeutic Goods Administration is seeking written submissions on proposed amendments to the Therapeutic Goods Regulations which will implement the long-planned Biologicals Framework.

Thu 11 Nov 10

NPS hopes for better data

NPS says that new legislation before the Parliament is likely to significantly improve the transparency of how the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme is working in Australia.

Wed 10 Nov 10

Bupa to advance patient care

AUSTRALIANS suffering chronic illness are set to benefit from today’s launch of the telephone-based health coaching service, Bupa Health Dialog.

Tue 09 Nov 10

TGA to publicise complaints

THE Therapeutic Goods Administration has announced that effective 01 Nov it will publish the outcome of “certain investigations into complaints about advertising” which have been referred by the Complaints Resolution Panel.

Mon 08 Nov 10

Sibutramine slimming alert

THE UK Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency on Friday issued a public warning about various ‘herbal slimming pills’ which contain the banned prescription-only medicine sibutramine.

Mon 08 Nov 10

Blackmores looks to Asia

AUSTRALIAN health products manufacturer Blackmores is spreading its wings further offshore, with the announcement this morning of a new distribution agreement with a Korean firm.

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