Senators Urge Action to Block Drastic Drug Price HikesAngered by skyrocketing drug prices, a pair of senators on Wednesday urged Congress to block companies from cornering the market on old, off-patent drugs.
Express Scripts Unveils Cost-Controlling Diabetes PlanExpress Scripts unveiled a new cost-capping diabetes program that will pay back employers dollar-for-dollar.
Walgreens' Buy Out of Rite Aid Could Mean Lower Prices EverywhereRetail analyst Burt Flickinger says the deal puts additional pressure on the big stores to keep their drug prices low.
Missouri AG to Announce Legal Action Against WalgreensKoster says an undercover Missouri investigation began after complaints of price tags not matching receipts.
Judge: Missouri Broke Law Keeping Execution Supplier SecretNational news organizations are suing the state because the Department of Corrections withheld public information.
Lawmakers Approve Program for Prescription Drug LocksIllinois lawmakers have approved a pilot program that would place locking devices on some pharmacy painkiller prescriptions.
Okla. Pharmacy Won't Give Drug For Mo. Execution An Oklahoma pharmacy has agreed not to provide Missouri with a made-to-order drug for an inmate's execution scheduled for later this month, according to court documents filed Monday.
Mo. Bill Lets Pharmacies Refuse to Stock DrugsThe measure, which was sent to the House by a 24-9 Senate vote, was touted by its sponsor as a way to protect the rights of business owners.
Tylenol Shortage Leaves Local Pharmacy Shelves EmptyIt's been six months since the nationwide Tylenol shortage left shelves bare, and it appears no relief is in sight.
Express Scripts Launches ScreenRxSt. Louis based pharmacy benefits manager is hoping to predict who's most at-risk for not taking recommended drugs.
Walgreen's & Express Scripts Contract Ends SaturdayPharmacy chain CEO says outlook is not good for new deal before January 1, 2012.