News Roundup: March 14 to March 18

Your weekly roundup of the latest news from Drug Topics®.

Iowa Senator Pushes for PBM Investigation

Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley is pushing the FTC to investigate PBM practices.

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Verapamil Shows Promise as Type 1 Diabetes Treatment

Patients taking the blood pressure medication required less insulin and demonstrated immunomodulatory benefits.

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Adjuvant Olaparib Approved for Gerline BRCA-Mutated HER2-Negative Early Breast Cancer

Approval was based on results of the phase 3 OlympiA trial.

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Educating Family on Naloxone and Overdoses

A group of specialists discuss overdoses and treatment with naloxone so family and caregivers are prepared for the future and for treatment.

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OTC Drug Interactions in the Cough and Cold Aisle

OTC remedies are widely available, but some carry drug-drug or drug-disease interactions that pharmacists should be aware of.

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