An Oklahoma trial against opioid manufacturers could act as a benchmark to determine what role the companies play in creating a nationwide epidemic.
Drugs & Medical Devices
Florida pharmacy, AgeVital, is set to pay at least $775,000 to settle a lawsuit alleging fraud brought about by a patient who received unwanted medications.
Judge denies a motion to dismiss a case against three major drug companies over allegations of price gauging and making it too expensive for diabetics to obtain life-saving insulin.
Maryland lawmakers are considering a bill that would list medical marijuana as an effective treatment option for opioid use disorder.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) sent a warning letter to drug distributor McKesson for incidents in which pharmacies received tampered with shipments of opioids.
Johnson & Johnson will improve transparency regarding the cost of certain prescriptions by including pricing in television ads.
Protestors flood museums the Sackler family has donated to over the years, asking them to refuse any future funding.
While an epidural seems like a better option for chronic back pain than opioids, there are risks involved, including paraylsis.
A hearing will be held at the end of the month in which executives from top drug manufacturers will testify regarding significant price increases.
Illinois will switch some patients from opioid prescriptions to medical marijuana, which offers a safer alternative.