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Independent Pharmacies Need Changes to PBM Relationship

Change is needed to create a better working relationship between pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) and independent pharmacies, according to a panel of experts at the American Pharmacy Purchasing Alliance (APPA) conference in Orlando, FL. The 5 professionals appeared to share a common sentiment that current PBM practices...
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Six more states file suits over opioid crisis

Six more states on Tuesday announced lawsuits against OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma, accusing the company of fueling a national opioid epidemic by deceptively marketing its prescription painkillers to generate billions of dollars in sales. State attorneys general from Nevada, Texas, Florida, North Carolina, North Dakota and Tennessee also said Purdue Pharma violated state consumer protection laws...
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