TGA issues safety alert after compounding pharmacy exploits ‘loophole’ to manufacture replicas of Ozempic

Four syringes of compounded semaglutide, lying on a table.

Australia’s medicines regulator has issued a public safety warning over unauthorized imitations of popular weight loss drug Ozempic, after an ABC investigation revealed hundreds of patients ordered off-brand versions online. …

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New actions and research from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services highlight how President Biden’s administration can lower prescription drug costs

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights settles investigation into first phishing attack

The new report provides an in-depth review of 10 drugs participating in the first round of Medicare drug price negotiations under President Biden’s Inflation Reduction Act (IRA). As part of …

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Weight Watchers launches new behavior change program designed to support individuals with unique needs for GLP-1 medications

Weight Watchers launches new behavior change program designed to support individuals with unique needs for GLP-1 medications

NEW YORK, Dec. 14, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WeightWatchers (Nasdaq: WW) (WeightWatchers, WW or the Company) today announced the launch of Weight Watchers GLP-1 Program Provide tailored behavioral support to …

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People’s Pharmacy: Low-dose oral minoxidil to treat hair loss

People's Pharmacy: Low-dose oral minoxidil to treat hair loss

question: What can you tell me about minoxidil, a drug used to treat hair loss? Some people say that low doses of minoxidil can indeed increase hair volume. I have …

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If you can’t build the next Ozempic, buy it: Where M&A in the obesity drug space might be heading

If you can't build the next Ozempic, buy it: Where M&A in the obesity drug space might be heading

Investors are considering when and where the next big obesity drug deal will happen. Currently, Novo Nordisk and Eli Lilly have complete control of the growing obesity drug market. But …

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