The online Pharmaceutical Schedule gets a refresh

7 June 2022 - PHARMAC's online Pharmaceutical Schedule has had a refresh with new features to improve the user experience.  ...

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CVS adds Eliquis, other vital drugs to formulary exclusions

8 February 2022 - For eight years, Beth Joyner Waldron has counted on Eliquis to treat clots in her lungs ...

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Discussion paper and online questionnaire for information session on a potential pan-Canadian formulary

18 January 2022 - On 18 January 2022, the advisory panel and CADTH will host an information session on the panel’s ...

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CVS juggles biosimilar options on its formulary

27 August 2021 - Whether payers put biosimilars on formulary, versus originator products, depends in large part on the respective ...

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Advisory panel to develop a framework for a pan-Canadian prescription drug list

27 July 2021 - An Advisory Panel has been convened by CADTH to provide Health Canada with a recommended framework ...

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Express Scripts introduces novel formulary built for evolution of drug pricing

13 November 2018 - New National Preferred Flex Formulary provides employers and health plans a pathway to cover lower list price ...

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Massachussetts could shake up drug pricing

29 September 2017 - But only if the Trump administration lets it refuse to cover some medicines. ...

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Australia proves national drug plan is possible for Canada

11 September 2017 - A Canadian doctor working in Australia has witnessed how its national drug plan, despite its flaws, is ...

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New improved BNF and BNFC app launched

13 July 2017 - Following the recent launch by the publishers of the British National Formulary (BNF) and British National Formulary ...

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A secretive board controls access to prescription drugs for millions of Americans

15 August 2016 - Each year, Express Scripts releases a list of prescription drugs it will exclude from coverage for the ...

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Will your prescription medicines be covered next year? Better check!

15 August 2016 - The battle continues to rage between drug companies that are trying to make as much money as ...

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Express Scripts says Valeant, Lilly, Bristol drugs to lack coverage

2 August 2016 - Express Scripts Holding Co said on Monday it would add a handful of medicines in 2017 to ...

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CVS Health announces formulary and therapy strategy for PCSK9 inhibitors

23 November 2015 - CVS Health announced today that Repatha (evolocumab) from Amgen Inc. will be added as the only PCSK9 ...

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Both PCSK9 inhibitors included on US national preferred formulary

8 October 2015 - Praluent and Repatha will be available to patients through the Accredo Specialty Pharmacy, where patients will have ...

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