Pharmaceutical Commerce - June 2009

Reverse Logistics Service Providers Deal with Safety and Environment

February 20, 2010

Sustainability initiatives add to the complexity of managing reverse logistics for life sciences products

Surveying the Mental Health Medication Landscape - Part 1

July 06, 2009

Antipsychotic and antidepressant drugs have risen to the top categories of prescribed medications in a challenging and risky medical and regulatory arena

Eurand Scores With Orally-Disintegrating Form Of GSK's Lamictal

July 05, 2009

FDA approves new formulation based on bioequivalency with existing product

3M Drug Delivery Expands Inhaler Options

July 05, 2009

Carrier tapes deliver precise dosages that can be pure API; canister technology improves pressurized dose delivery

Continental Cargo Approves Use Of AcuTemp Active-Refrigeration Container for Cold Chain Shipping

July 04, 2009

AcuTemp remains the only FAA-approved container for domestic US use

'Ten Cities Challenge' Diabetes Education Program Publishes Positive Results

July 04, 2009

Medical and economic results from Diabetes Ten City Challenge show significant benefits in patient health, lower healthcare costs—and higher pharmaceutical usage

Advocates of Diagnostic Testing for Personalized Medicine Press HHS for a Regulatory Framework

June 30, 2009

Personalized medicine is still more a potential than a reality

Smith Drug Co. Opens a Third Distribution Center

June 30, 2009

New Valdosta, GA, facility is targeted at independent pharmacies in the Southeast

The Shape of the Electronic Medical Record Market

June 30, 2009

War-gaming analyst picks the drug distributor over Microsoft, Allscripts and other EMR players

Pharma Gift, Marketing and Advertising Reporting Rules Multiply

June 30, 2009

States pile on rules; industry wishes for consistency

Contract administration is still 'mediocre to weak' among the majority of biopharma companies, says survey

June 30, 2009

Model N’s annual analysis of commercial operations finds lost revenue and a lack of IT tools

More tools for evaluating DTC advertising

June 08, 2009

As direct-to-consumer advertising declines, vendors offer tactical aids to marketers

NanoGuardian closes loop with SDI for anticounterfeit protection

June 08, 2009

Supply-chain monitoring program to be run by healthcare-analytics company