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Week of Mon, Jun 17th, 2013

FDA clears OTC availability of Plan B One-Step

The Food and Drug Administration has approved the emergency contraceptive Plan B One-Step for over-the-counter sale to all consumers in the United States.

McKesson CFO to take same post at American Express

Jeffrey Campbell, executive vice president and chief financial officer at McKesson Corp., is slated to leave the company at the end of this month to become CFO of American Express Co.

Users chew to play new Stride mobile app game

Stride gum has released Gumulon, a groundbreaking mobile application game controlled by chewing.

IDenta renews Walgreens distribution for drug test kit

IDenta Corp. has renewed distribution of its Touch&Know drug detection kits at Walgreens stores nationwide.

Bellaboo tween/teen skin brand carried by Kinney Drugs

Bellaboo, a natural skin care line for tween and teen girls, has hit store shelves at Kinney Drugs.

Crest/Oral-B poll: Boomers concerned with oral health

Dental health ranks in the top three medical concerns among those age 50 and older, according to a survey by Crest and Oral-B Pro-Health For Life and AARP.

AQUAhydrate water grows retail distribution

AQUAhydrate Inc. has expanded retail distribution of its eponymous health-and-fitness water in the West and Midwest.

Energizer Personal Care enlists licensing firm

Energizer Personal Care has partnered with licensing agency Brandgenuity LLC to extend the reach of its Hawaiian Tropic, Banana Boat and Playtex brands.

Actavis has mixed reaction to Supreme Court decision

Actavis Inc. expects patent litigation to be more difficult in the wake of yesterday's Supreme Court's ruling on patent settlements.

Teva to buy MicroDose Therapeutx

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. has agreed to acquire MicroDose Therapeutx, which specializes in respiratory pharmaceutical products and drug delivery technologies.

Perrigo acquires Fera ophthalmic products

Perrigo Co. has purchased the ophthalmic sterile ointment and solution product portfolio of Fera Pharmaceuticals LLC for $93 million.