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Pharmacist Sentenced to Prison for Oxycodone Scheme
Pharmacist Sentenced to Prison for Oxycodone SchemeThe scheme made him hundreds of thousands of dollars—and prison time.
FDA challenges abuse-deterrent opioid drug claimThe FDA pushes back on new painkiller’s abuse-deterrent claims. Here’s why this is important to the opioid epidemic.
DEA wants to slash opioid productionThe Drug Enforcement Administration wants to slash the production of opioid painkillers by 20% in 2018.
Express Scripts Kicks Out EpiPen Competitors
Express Scripts Kicks Out EpiPen CompetitorsBig changes for EpiPen and more in Express Scripts’ formulary.
Drug Manufacturer Pays Settlement Over Opioid
Drug Manufacturer Pays Settlement Over OpioidMallinckrodt to pay settlement for not reporting orders or keeping accurate records.
Fighting Opioid Misuse: The Numbers
Fighting Opioid Misuse: The NumbersSo just how much naloxone is getting out? How many pharmacies EPCS enabled?
Abuse-Deterrent Opioid Rexista Makes Misusers Blue—LiterallyHow one opioid abuse deterrent could make it easy to identify misuse.
New abuse-deterrent opioid availableA new abuse-deterrent painkiller - oxycodone hydrochloride (RoxyBond, Inspirion Delivery Services) - will be available soon after receiving FDA approval.
Inside the $100 Million Opioids Ring
Inside the $100 Million Opioids RingHow physicians made millions and fed the opioid epidemic.
Express Scripts’ 2016 Drug Trend Report: 7 things to knowReport highlights spending trends in key areas, including specialty medications, oncology, diabetes, and inflammatory conditions.