We are extremely proud to announce that Drugs.com has been nominated for the prestigious Webby Awards. Kudos to the hard working team! This is their fourth nomination in five years. To yet again be judged among the Internet’s top 5 health web sites is indeed an honor. But wait, there’s more… we need your vote! The […]
Our popular Pill Reminder app was featured on WOFL Fox 35 Orlando recently. Here’s what they had to say… “People need to take a medicine to keep that blood pressure down and it’s hard to motivate them,” said Dr. Timothy Hendrix of Centra Care. “It’s hard to remind them to take that everyday if they’re […]
The British Medical Journal (BMJ), a leading, peer-reviewed medical journal, has announced that beginning in January 2013 it will require all authors of drug or device clinical trials who publish in BMJ – whether industry-funded or not – to provide detailed scientific study data to anyone with a reasonable request. Although the policy specifics are […]
The latest U.S. drug sales data has been released by Drugs.com. Proton-pump inhibitors, antipsychotics, asthma therapeutics and statins remain the top selling categories. Plavix and Seroquel dipped in the second quarter due to loss of patent protection. Other top brands such as Singulair, Actos and Diovan are also due to be impacted by year’s end. […]
FDA’s Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research will host a 30-minute webinar on the agency’s efforts to ensure the safety of vaccines. There will be an opportunity to ask questions following the presentation on July 13, 2010, at 2:00 p.m. EDT. More information is available here: https://www.drugs.com/fda-consumer/july-13-webinar-fda-s-safety-monitoring-of-approved-vaccines-147.html See also, timely FDA Consumer Updates here: https://www.drugs.com/fda-consumer
A new partnership forged by the two entities provides consumers with a joint resource on Drugs.com that features FDA Consumer Update articles, videos, and slide-shows. It will also bring FDA health information to the Drugs.com’s mobile phone platform at drugs.mobi. “The partnership with Drugs.com means that reliable, useful, and timely health information will be available […]
We are extremely proud to announce that Drugs.com has been nominated for a second prestigious Webby Award. To be judged among the Internet’s top 5 health web sites is indeed an honor. The Webby People’s Voice Awards is also one of the few major awards that invite the public to participate by allowing you to […]
This week in Washington, D.C. saw the public hearings on promotion of FDA-regulated medical products using the internet and social media tools. Drugs.com got a mention and a reference or two by one of the speakers. People heard, wrote, tweeted, blogged, reported and within minutes the quote had gone viral on the internet. The problem […]
Drugs.com is one of only five websites that have been nominated for the 2009 Webby Awards in the Best Health Website category. We are both honored and humbled to receive this nomination. Update: The ballot has now closed. A big thanks to those who voted for us.
We now have our own twitter page for anybody who would like a quick and easy way to follow what is happening at Drugs.com. Check it out at twitter.com/Drugscom.