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Week of Mon, Jan 9th, 2012

BlueScience grows distribution to Walgreens, drugstore.com

ChromaDex Corp. has landed retail distribution for its BluScience line of dietary supplements with Walgreen Co. and its drugstore.com online subsidiary.

Prasco to distribute Carbatrol authorized generic

Prasco Laboratories has signed a pact with Shire for the U.S. distribution of an authorized generic version of Carbatrol extended-release capsules, a medication for seizures.

Roche to ship Accu-Chek Nano SmartView glucose meter

By the middle of this year, Roche Diabetes Care plans to release the Accu-Chek Nano SmartView, a miniature blood glucose monitor that the company said marks the brand's first single-strip no-code meter.

After court win, Perrigo readies launch of Mucinex generic

Perrigo Co. has won a summary judgment in patent litigation for its planned generic version of Mucinex cough/cold medicine.

Old Spice readies new ad blitz, new scent

Old Spice has rolled out a new advertising campaign for its lineup of Old Spice Red Zone body sprays and has unveiled a new scent called Danger Zone.

TheraMax social media campaign under way

TheraBiogen Inc., the maker of TheraMax homeopathic nasal sprays for allergy, cold and flu symptoms and migraine headaches, has completed the launch of its Times Square Social Media campaign.

Shire acquires U.S. rights to Resolor

Shire PLC has acquired the rights to develop and market the gastrointestinal drug Resolor in the United States in an agreement with Janssen Pharmaceutica N.V.

Perrigo to acquire CanAm Care

Perrigo Co. has entered an agreement to acquire CanAm Care, a distributor of diabetes care products.

Catalina Marketing names former Dell exec as CIO

Catalina Marketing Corp. has appointed John Miles as its new executive vice president and chief information officer.

Novartis recalls lots of several U.S. OTC brands

Novartis Consumer Health Inc. is voluntarily recalling certain over-the-counter medicines in the United States, including pain reliever, alertness aid and anti-gas brands.