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Last year buzz about Amazon entering the pharmaceutical distribution market steadily grew after it obtained pharmacy licenses in a small number of US states.
Such was the fear the big drugstores and distributors had of a potential Amazon entry into their marketplace that some rushed to consolidate the market place.
CVS decided to seal a $69 billion deal for Aetna, one of the largest providers of health insurance in the US, while Walmart has been apparently eyeing Humana, another insurer, to keep pace with its rival.
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Pharmacy is the science and technique of preparing as well as dispensing drugs and medicines. It is a health profession that links health sciences with chemical sciences and aims to ensure the safe and effective use of pharmaceutical drugs. The scope of...