Granted, some of us need medication for various illnesses – always first consult your doctor before going onto or going off prescription medication – but the rest of us are taking unnecessary medication that is actually making us sicker than when we started. 651 more words
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CVS Caremark is planning to charge an extra co-payment for prescriptions filled at pharmacies that sell tobacco products.
There is a new law going into effect October 6th, 2014 regarding hydrocodone making it a schedule II drug up from a schedule III. Now a triplicate handwritten prescription from the prescriber, usually a physician, will be required … and there won’t be refills unless you see the doctor again in person. 463 more words
NORTH TEXAS (CBSNEWS.COM) – Do you have any old or expired drugs in your medicine cabinet? This weekend you’ll have the chance to dispose of them safely. 341 more words
WASHINGTON (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Anti-addiction activists are calling for the Food and Drug Administration’s top official to step down, saying the agency’s policies have contributed to a national epidemic of prescription painkiller abuse. 946 more words