EU group calls for 'targeted actions' to mitigate impact of Brexit

22 January 2020 - Committee wants to ensure safe supply of drugs and medical devices. ...

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Amazon just filed a bunch of international trademarks for ‘Amazon Pharmacy’

21 January 2020 - Amazon bought an Internet pharmacy business called PillPack in 2018. ...

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Why Canada won't end up as the drugstore to the U.S.

16 January 2020 - Although in theory the new U.S. import proposals could significantly affect Canadians and their drug supplies, their ...

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Amazon Australia signals pharmacy foray with new trademark application

14 January 2020 - The local arm of retail giant Amazon has filed a trademark for the term "Amazon Pharmacy", ...

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API calls off pursuit of pharmacy rival Sigma

16 December 2019 - A proposed merger between the second and third largest players in Australia's pharmaceuticals market appears to ...

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Flawed forecasting? Why New Zealand ran out of MMR vaccine

16 December 2019 - PHARMAC's forecast for how many doses of MMR vaccine would be needed for 2019 was around ...

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Decision to award sole supply for apomorphine hydrochloride

11 December 2019 - PHARMAC are pleased to announce changes to the funding of apomorphine hydrochloride, a medicine used to ...

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EpiPen Jr

2 December 2019 - Due to the critical nature of the ongoing EpiPen Jr shortage, the TGA is allowing one ...

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Plans for measles vaccinations to be distributed back through PHARMAC

26 November 2019 - Measles vaccinations in the south will likely go back to being distributed by PHARMAC after being ...

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Take home naloxone pilot to launch 1 December 2019

25 November 2019 - The Australian Government is investing $10 million in a take home naloxone pilot in New South ...

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Trump says drug importation plan coming 'soon'

22 November 2019 - President Trump on Friday said he will “soon” be releasing a plan to allow the U.S. ...

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Corbyn pledges to create state-run generics firm to cut drug prices

22 November 2019 - Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has included in the party’s election manifesto plans to create a state-run ...

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Generic drug approvals soar, but patients still go without

19 November 2019 - Brand name makers’ patent action limits release of the lower-price medicines, hindering cost-control efforts. ...

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The NHS is facing shortages of lifesaving treatments, says internal document

18 November 2019 - Identifies 17 new shortages including drugs for cancer treatment. ...

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'Incredibly upsetting': breast cancer patients dealing with shortage of common drug treatment

12 November 2019 - When Tricia Smith tried to fill her prescription for tamoxifen two weeks ago, she was shocked ...

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