Purdue Pharma Launches Campaign For Users Harmed By Their Opioids To File ClaimsThe drug maker responsible for OxyContin has launched a campaign to tell people harmed by their opioid medication where and how to file claims against the company.
Suspect Arrested For Allegedly Robbing Rockwall Walgreens At Gunpoint For Prescription DrugsRockwall Police said Timothy Bobo, 36, jumped the counter, pulled out a weapon, demanded prescription drugs and took off.
Police Looking For Armed Robber Who Stole Prescription Drugs From North Texas WalgreensPolice in Rockwall are searching for an armed man who robbed a Walgreens pharmacy in the early morning hours of January 27.
House Passes Bill To Lower Prescription Drug CostsHouse Democrats have pushed through legislation that would empower Medicare to negotiate prescription drug prices and offer new benefits for seniors.
Nationwide Recall Of Xanax Due to Possible "Foreign Substance"Mylan Pharmaceuticals is voluntarily recalling one lot of Alprazolam -- the prescription anti-anxiety drug sold under the name brand Xanax.
Trump Administration Plan Calls For Importing Cheaper Drugs From CanadaIn a recent survey by the Kaiser Foundation, 80% of Americans said they support importing prescription drugs.
Insured Patients Likely Overpaying For PrescriptionsA recent study found the copayment amount is higher than the retail price in one out of every four prescriptions filled.
Texas Doctor Howard Gregg Diamond Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison For Overdose DeathsHoward Gregg Diamond was arrested in 2017 after investigators tied seven overdose deaths to him.
Medicare Patients Face Surging Costs For Some Life-Saving DrugsAnalysis revealed that Medicare Part D co-insurance costs for specialty-tier drugs are 12 percent higher in 2019 than they were in 2016.
Rx Drug Prices Continue To Rise -- Here’s What You Can DoPrescription drug prices increased on more than 250 drugs in the beginning of the year, with an average jump of 6.3 percent.
FDA Says Pet Owners Are Using Animals To Get OpioidsThe FDA has raised alarm about one way that people might access opioids to misuse and abuse. Some pet owners could be stealing pain medications which are intended for their furry friends.
Over 200 Common Drugs May Cause Depression, Report WarnsHealth professionals are issuing a disturbing warning about common medications after finding that hundreds of drugs are putting people at risk of developing depression.
Prescription Drug Dispensing Errors Kill Thousands Per Year In U.S.The CBS 11 I-Team has learned that there are more than 2.3 million prescription drug dispensing errors made every year in pharmacies across the United States.
Tiger Woods Pleads Guilty To Reckless DrivingSuperstar golfer Tiger Woods has pleaded guilty to reckless driving and agreed to enter a diversion program to settle a charge of driving under the influence.
Trump Calls For Liberation From 'Scourge' Of Drug AddictionPresident Donald Trump is calling for Americans to liberate their communities from the scourge of drug addiction as he declares opioid abuse a national public health emergency.