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Alcon launches OTC Pataday allergy eye drops

Two versions of the former prescription-only product now are available over-the-counter following Food and Drug Administration approval for OTC sale. 

GSK’s Voltaren Gel gets Rx-to-OTC switch approval

The switch will bring an OTC treatment for osteoarthritis pain to more patients, GSK Consumer Healthcare said.

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Walmart said it expects online sales to grow about 30%, down from last year’s growth of 37%. 

Thomas’ adds variety by launching Pick Me Ups Soft-Based Oatmeal Squares and Mini Croissants.

Three trends are driving the generics market, according to IQVIA vice president of industry relations Doug Long.

The product, which is designed to provide numbing pain relief and can be used for up to 12 hours, will start shipping in June and has a su ggested retail price of $14.99.

DSN's February cover story looks at how retailers are getting ahead of the game by leveraging their store bases as key elements of in their overall omnichannel strategies.


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