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Week of Mon, Sep 23rd, 2013

FLAVORx gives nurse practitioners a hand with adherence

FLAVORx has begun offering the Pediatric Adherence Toolkit for Nurse Practitioners to foster medication adherence among children.

Clotamin multivitamin hits CVS/pharmacy stores

Pharmagen Inc. has rolled out its Clotamin multivitamin to more than 3,000 CVS/pharmacy locations.

National Sales Solutions allies with Retail Smarter

National Sales Solutions (NSS) has partnered with Retail Smarter LLC to give clients access to intelligence in brand marketing and supply chain management.

True Easy Syringe highlighted in Parents

The True Easy Syringe from Health Enterprises Inc. is spotlighted in the October issue of Parents magazine.

Oceans Omega unveils omega-3 liquid shots

Oceans Omega LLC has introduced what it calls the world's first commercially produced omega-3 fortified liquid health shots.

Merck rolls out OTC patch for women with overactive bladder

Merck Consumer Care has released Oxytrol for Women, which it describes as the first over-the-counter treatment for overactive bladder in women.

AXE issues challenge with Black Chill Collection launch

The AXE men's personal care brand has kicked off the AXE Black Chill Challenge as part of the launch for its new Black Chill product line.

Kleenex tool predicts where cold/flu will strike

Kimberly-Clark Corp. is launching the achoo by Kleenex tool, which it calls the first and only cold and flu predictive tool that can determine where the flu will hit next.

Teva releases Quartette birth control pill

Teva Women's Health Inc. has rolled out oral contraceptive Quartette (levonorgestrel/ethinyl estradiol and ethinyl estradiol) to U.S. pharmacies.

ConAgra hails FDA clearance of whole grain health claim

ConAgra Foods Inc. applauded the Food and Drug Administration's approval of the company's petition for a qualified health claim that links whole grain consumption to a lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

YouthH2O formula launches at Duane Reade

The youthH2O Age Defying System has made its debut in New York City drug chain Duane Reade.

Prevagen now carried chainwide at CVS

Quincy Bioscience has achieved retail distribution for its Prevagen brain health supplement at all CVS/pharmacy stores nationwide.

MedImmune enlists Tia Mowry for flu vaccine campaign

AstraZeneca's MedImmune Specialty Care division has teamed up with actress Tia Mowry to raise awareness about the importance of an annual flu vaccination.

Hello oral care line boosts retail presence

Hello Products LLC is expanding retail distribution of its "seriously friendly" oral care line to more food and drug chains.

Geritol hits airwaves with new look

Meda Consumer Healthcare is re-energizing the iconic Geritol multivitamin brand with new packaging and its first television commercial in more than two decades.

Nice-Pak headquarters goes solar

Nice-Pak Products Inc. plans to install an 855-kilowatt solar array on the roof of its headquarters in Orangeburg, N.Y.

Glenmark launches Topicort generic version

Glenmark Generics Inc. has begun shipping desoximetasone ointment (0.25%) in the United States.

FDA OKs Nitrolingual spray generic from Perrigo

Perrigo Co. has received Food and Drug Administration approval for nitroglycerin lingual spray (400 mcg/spray).

Lupin signs deal to promote Locoid Lotion

Lupin Pharmaceuticals Inc. has entered an agreement with Onset Dermatologics LLC for exclusive rights to promote Onset's Locoid Lotion to pediatricians in the United States.

Ideavillage appoints Boger as president, COO

Ron Boger has been promoted to president and chief operating officer at Ideavillage Products Corp., known for its As Seen On TV (ASOTV) products.