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Utah pharmacy board urges slow steps on using malaria drugs to treat coronavirus – Salt Lake Tribune

Editor’s note: The Salt Lake Tribune is providing readers free access to critical local stories about the coronavirus during this time of heightened concern. See more coverage here. The state of Utah wants to slow down panic buying of two drugs that some health officials — and President Donald Trump — have touted as a… Read More »

CPhA Calls for Stronger Government, Employer Protections for Pharmacy Professionals on the Front Line of COVID-19 – The Baytown Sun

SACRAMENTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mar 23, 2020– The California Pharmacists Association (CPhA) Board of Trustees today called upon the state and federal governments to officially recognize pharmacists and pharmacy personnel as “front-line providers” during the COVID-19 pandemic. Such status would compel the distribution of more personal protective gear and implementation of control measures to better protect pharmacy… Read More »

Fargo pharmacy says it can make promising antiviral drug – INFORUM

The drug is called hydroxychloroquine and it’s a synthetic form of quinine, a substance found in the bark of cinchona trees that has long been used to prevent and treat malaria. The coronavirus outbreak has medical researchers hunting for ways to combat the deadly contagion. Among them is David Boulware, a professor of medicine at… Read More »

Pharmacy Times® and Parata Systems Seek Nominations for the 2020 Next-Generation Pharmacist® Awards Program – Yahoo Finance

Pharmacy Times®, the leading media resource for pharmacists, in conjunction with Parata Systems, is now accepting nominations for the 11th annual Next-Generation Pharmacist® awards program. “We are so proud to team up with Parata Systems for the eleventh year to recognize top pharmacy professionals with the Next-Generation Pharmacist® awards program,” said John Hydrusko, vice president… Read More »

3 injured after minivan slams into pharmacy following car crash – New York Post

Three people were injured Tuesday morning in a car crash that sent a minivan into a local pharmacy and a city housing department vehicle into scaffolding outside the building. The 11 a.m. crash at 3293 Broadway near 133rd Street unfolded after the two vehicles collided at the intersection, sending the Honda Odyssey into the doorway… Read More »