Navigation Links
Giant Eagle® Expands Free Prescription Program To Include Free Diabetes Medicines in Western Pennsylvania
Date:7/29/2010

PITTSBURGH, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- With diabetes affecting the lives of hundreds of thousands of people throughout Pennsylvania and Ohio, Giant Eagle®, Inc. has announced that it will begin offering five commonly prescribed medications for the treatment of type 2 diabetes at no cost to medical prescription holders.

(Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100729/NE42933LOGO )

(Logo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100729/NE42933LOGO )

The program, which begins July 29, includes the medications Glimepiride, Glipizide, Glyburide, Metformin and Chlorpropamide which were previously available on the supermarket retailer's $4 prescription program.  The free diabetes medication program was piloted in Columbus and Toledo, Ohio in April and to date has provided nearly $190,000 in customer savings on diabetes medications.

Diabetes has become a leading cause of death in the United States, with more than 90 percent of the 24 million Americans diagnosed with type 2 diabetes.  As a result, Giant Eagle has jo
'/>"/>

SOURCE Giant Eagle, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine technology :

1. Giant Eagle(R) Pharmacy Receives Award for Operational Excellence
2. MedeFile Signs Distribution Pact with Roadside Assist Giant NSD
3. Pharmaceutical Giant AstraZeneca to Pay $520 Million for Off-Label Drug Marketing
4. DOAR Provides Trial Consulting Services in Victory for 5,600 Women in Gender Discrimination Class Action Trial Against Pharmaceutical Giant
5. Giant Eagle® Expands Free Prescription Program to Include Free Diabetes Medicines in Northeast Ohio
6. Biodel Inc. Expands Ongoing Phase III VIAject(TM) Clinical Trials Into Europe
7. BiPar Expands Management Team to Advance Lead PARP Inhibitor Product Candidate Into Phase 2 Trials for Cancer
8. Cellectar Expands Clinical Management Team
9. VIA Pharmaceuticals Expands Clinical Trial Program for VIA-2291 in Acute Coronary Syndrome
10. PAREXEL Expands Late Phase Clinical Research Services and Appoints Leading Pharmacoepidemiology Expert Victor Kiri
11. Millennium Expands VELCADE(R) (Bortezomib) For Injection Program In Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/30/2015)... new report released today from the Institute of Medicine ... training opportunities to reduce barriers to the provision of ... of CPR and AED use by bystanders remain less ... even though evidence indicates that its use ... strongly supports the IOM,s recommendation to encourage training through ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... -- Research and Markets( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/54fkmt/global_array ... "Global Array Instruments Market 2015-2019" report to ... market to grow at a CAGR of 12.48 ... array instruments market can be divided into three ... tissue microarrays and cell microarrays. This report covers ...
(Date:6/30/2015)...  Today, the National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association (NMEDA) ... Awareness Month Local Heroes Contest on National TV. The ... received 1.3 million votes. The sponsors for the wheelchair ... , and Valley Honda Dealers , with the ... Mobility International (VMI) and ElDorado Mobility .  ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:New Recommendations in Cardiac Arrest Protocol Advocate for Increased CPR and AED Training to Improve U.S. Survival Rates 2New Recommendations in Cardiac Arrest Protocol Advocate for Increased CPR and AED Training to Improve U.S. Survival Rates 3New Recommendations in Cardiac Arrest Protocol Advocate for Increased CPR and AED Training to Improve U.S. Survival Rates 4Global Array Instruments Market 2015-2019 - Advances in Personalized Medicines with Affymetrix, Agilent Technologies & Illumina Dominating 2NMEDA Announces National Contest Winners 2NMEDA Announces National Contest Winners 3
(Date:7/1/2015)... ... July 01, 2015 , ... Seldon Technologies, ... with Mexican based water fountain manufacturer, Bebederos Ecologicos / Ottone Meloda to provide ... who is ranked among the top environmental legislators by the nation’s foremost conservation ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... ... July 01, 2015 , ... Avid boxing style rock concert ... Hendrix Singer Bowl concert posters. The Who and the Rascals also played at this ... to Hawley, "The Doors played with the Who backing them up. The Doors gave ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... ... July 01, 2015 , ... Carey Danis & Lowe ... being managed in a West Virginia federal court. The court document outlined the judge’s ... for the 26 cases.¹ , Carey Danis & Lowe is a personal injury law ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... ... June 30, 2015 , ... America is in a health crisis. Today, 4 ... deficiencies, or obesity. Why? , The answer is simple and is at the core ... Expert, has successfully treated over one million patients and, for the first time ever, ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... Angeles (PRWEB) , ... June 30, 2015 , ... Ticket Down announces that they have ... at the legendary Pantages Theatre. For the past 26 years, “The Phantom ... abroad. In 1988, this musical, originally written by Gaston Leroux, and converted into a musical ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Clean Drinking Water Now Available to Millions of Mexican Children as a Result of Partnership Between Seldon Technologies and Bebederos Ecologicos / Ottone Meloda 2Health News:Clean Drinking Water Now Available to Millions of Mexican Children as a Result of Partnership Between Seldon Technologies and Bebederos Ecologicos / Ottone Meloda 3Health News:Avid Boxing Style Rock Concert Poster Collector From Vintage Rock Posters Announces Search for 1968 Doors and Jimi Hendrix Singer Bowl Concert Posters 2Health News:Carey Danis & Lowe Comments on New Pretrial Order in Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit 2Health News:Carey Danis & Lowe Comments on New Pretrial Order in Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit 3Health News:12 Easy-To-Follow Steps to Transform Body, Mind and Spirit 2Health News:Phantom of the Opera Tickets at The Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles: Ticket Down Has Slashed Prices On All Phantom of the Opera Tickets in LA at The Pantages Theatre 2
... ... within health reform is to have policyholders select and pay extra for either a plan ... ... of comprehensive health reform over abortion coverage and the possibility that the same thing could ...
... , ... expert in mobile user management, today extended its comprehensive software suite to manage, track ... announcement follows last month,s highly successful launch of BoxTone v5.0, which included new support ... Mobile. , ...
... ... and more thorough than scrubbing when cleaning medical instruments used in healthcare facilities. Improved ... benefits of ultrasonic cleaning. , ... South Orange, NJ (PRWEB) November 10, 2009 -- Infection control through proper ...
... ... cylindrical parts composed of hard materials such as ceramics, carbide and hardened tool steel ... Research Technology. , ... Los Angeles (PRWEB) November 10, 2009 -- Using exclusive, self-sharpening diamond crystals embedded to ...
... ... law, has unveiled a new website. Residents of Washington who need legal advice can ... ... Law Firm Carrington Nuamah, P.C. has launched a new website at www.carringtonnuamah.com . ...
... Rollins School of Public Health researchers will present Nov. ... Public Health Association,s annual meeting in Philadelphia, including a ... physician screen chest pain patients within 10 minutes of ... public health research findings from Emory scientists are highlighted ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:“Think Outside the Box” Blog Proposes Better Abortion Compromise for Health Reform 2Health News:BoxTone Delivers Enterprise Mobile User Management for Google Android 2.0 Smartphones 2Health News:BoxTone Delivers Enterprise Mobile User Management for Google Android 2.0 Smartphones 3Health News:Ultrasonic Cleaner from Tovatech Plays Key Role in World Health Organization's Guidelines for Infection Control 2Health News:Ultrasonic Cleaner from Tovatech Plays Key Role in World Health Organization's Guidelines for Infection Control 3Health News:Diamond Honing Tool Technology: The New Standard in Surface Finishing of Hard Materials 2Health News:Seattle Law Firm Carrington Nuamah Launches New Website for Personal Injury, Bankruptcy, Immigration and Estate Law 2Health News:Some chest pain patients wait longer than 10 minutes to see ER physician 2
... The new Finnpipette Focus ... specifically to combine ergonomics with ... interchangeable handle plate offers a ... sizes. The new shorter tip ...
... The Eppendorf Reference Series 2000 Pipette ... smooth stroke, a compact and robust design, ... button is used to operate the measuring ... the tip. Product features:Eppendorf "pipette/tip" system ensures ...
Pipetman F is a fixed-volume, air-displacement pipette. Thirteen robust models cover a large volume range from 2 L to 1000 L, with Gilsons legendary accuracy and precision....
... The Eppendorf Reference Series 2000 Pipette ... smooth stroke, a compact and robust design, ... button is used to operate the measuring ... the tip. Product features:Eppendorf "pipette/tip" system ensures ...
Medicine Products: