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Big drug distributor pays $22 million to settle U.S. opioid charges

(Reuters) – Morris & Dickson Co, one of the largest U.S. wholesale drug distributors, agreed to pay $ 22 million in civil penalties to settle U.S. government charges that it failed to report thousands of suspicious orders of the opioids hydrocodone and oxycodone. The U.S. Department of Justice said on Friday that the Shreveport, Louisiana-based… Read More »

IngenioRx Reports Both Pharmacy and Medical Drug Trends Flat in 2018 – Yahoo Finance

MORRISTOWN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Pharmacy management strategies practiced by Anthem’s affiliated health plans kept commercial clients’ drug trend nearly flat last year, according to the 2018 Drug Trend Report: Taking a Total View, a report released by IngenioRx, Anthem’s future pharmacy benefit manager. Without such management, the report estimates the trend would have risen almost 8… Read More »