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Drug monitoring platform to help Maryland combat opioids

The State of Maryland is getting new software to collect information about controlled substances dispensed in the state to facilitate better data sharing. The RxGov prescription drug monitoring platform, from NIC, provides near real-time data that will integrate with the Chesapeake Regional Information System for our Patients (CRISP), the state health information exchange. Data also… Read More »

Accutane: A Controversial Drug Chris Pine Used to Fix His Acne Problem – Men's Health

When you’re a super-famous, super-handsome dude like Chris Pine, you have a lot of things to think about. How a recent full-frontal scene is going to go over, perhaps, or whether your fanny pack looks silly. You know, normal things. And while it’s easy to assume that seriously good-looking A-listers never have to think about… Read More »

White House Plan to Disclose Drug Prices May Not Drive Down Costs: Study

Print this page FRIDAY, Jan. 25, 2019 — By itself, a Trump administration plan to make drug companies disclose the cost of their medicines in TV ads is unlikely to help tame drug prices, a new study shows. Researchers did find that revealing the cost of expensive drugs in ads would significantly lower patient demand… Read More »