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  • U.S. should reclassify prescription painkiller to cut rampant theft

    U.S. should reclassify prescription painkiller to cut rampant theft
    In his 30 years as a pharmacist, including three at a CVS Caremark store in Northern California, Wayne Wilson said it was all too common for drugstore employees to steal prescription drugs, which would often make their way to the black market.
  • CVS probed in alleged loss of painkillers

    CVS probed in alleged loss of painkillers
    CVS Caremark Corp. could face as much as $29 million in fines for allegedly losing track of prescription painkillers at four of its California stores, from which authorities said thousands of pills may have been sold on the black market. Officials at...

    FDA maps further clamp-down on opioid painkillers

    FDA maps further clamp-down on opioid painkillers
    The Food and Drug Administration has laid out a roadmap for greater strictures on the prescribing and dispensing of hydrocodone and analgesics that contain it. The move is the latest in a chain of actions taken by the FDA and other agencies to address a...

    Illegal use of drugs among American workers has dropped, study says

    Illegal use of drugs among American workers has dropped, study says
    Illegal use of drugs among American workers has dropped sharply in the last 25 years, according to a new study. The percentage of the U.S. workforce testing positive for drugs such as cocaine and marijuana dropped to 3.5% last year, from 13.6% in 1988,...

    West Hollywood doctor pleads guilty to drug trafficking

    A doctor practicing in West Hollywood pleaded guilty Monday to a federal drug trafficking charge for unlawfully writing hundreds of prescriptions after authorities had revoked his physician's registration and ability to prescribe drugs. James William...