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  • Flu Activity Is High Across the US - (RxWiki News) Across the United States, flu activity is high. And it's expected to continue for weeks. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently reported that flu activity remains high in the US. The agency estimated that there had so far been at least 26 million flu illnesses, resulting in 250,000 hospitalizations and 14,000…
  • Coronavirus: Update | RxWiki - (RxWiki News) Coronavirus continues to make headlines. And now it has an official name. On Feb. 11, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced that the official name for coronavirus disease is COVID-19. Cases of this disease, first detected in China, have been reported in Arizona, California, Illinois, Massachusetts, Texas, Washington and Wisconsin. As of the…
  • Weight-Loss Rx to Be Pulled from Market - (RxWiki News) The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has asked a pharmaceutical company to pull its weight-loss medication off the market. And the company agreed. The FDA asked Eisai Inc. to remove Belviq/Belviq XR (lorcaserin) from the market due to an increased risk of cancer tied to the drug. The company announced that it…
  • Three Prescription Drugs Get OTC Approval - (RxWiki News) From prescription to over-the-counter — the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the switch for three medications. These are the medications that will now be available over the counter (OTC): Voltaren Arthritis Pain (diclofenac sodium topical gel, 1%) – This gel is used to relieve pain from arthritis. Pataday Once…
  • C. Diff Rx Approved for Children - (RxWiki News) A medication to treat diarrhea associated with Clostridioides difficile (C. difficile) is now approved for children. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Dificid (fidaxomicin) to treat children 6 months old and older who have diarrhea associated with C. difficile. This medication was already approved in tablet form for adults. Now,…

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  • Medical Supplies - We are Contracted Medical Equipment Providers for Medicare, Medicaid, Group Health,  and TRICARE. Will bill all other insurances on your behalf. Below are a list of services we provide, to the right are some of the products we offer. If you don’t see what you are looking for we have many more vendors we can…
  • Daily Health Screenings - Daily Health Screenings  All of the tests listed below are done by our pharmacists , and the results are available in 5-10 minutes. Upon completion of the test, we are happy to take the time and thoroughly go over the results, what they mean to you, and what the next step may be. We also have…