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6 hrs ago | BioSpace

INSYS Therapeutics To Report Second Quarter 2014 Results

Insys Therapeutics, Inc. today announced that the Company will release its financial results for the second quarter 2014 on Tuesday, August 12, 2014, before the U.S. financial markets open.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Medicine

Sat Jul 26, 2014

CBS Local

New Council To Address Drug Overdoses In Md. Head-On

BALTIMORE - Fighting a deadly problem. Governor Martin O'Malley recently signed an executive order in a push to prevent the growing number of drug overdoses in Maryland.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Baltimore, MD, US Governors, Martin O'Malley, Medicine

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Hispanic Business

Fentanyl Skin Patches - Use and Dispose of Safely Says Regulator

This follows reports to the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency of these patches accidentally sticking to other people's skin on contact.

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Related Topix: Medicine

BBC News

'Pain-patch' warning to patients

Patients using patches containing potent painkillers are being urged to ensure they are thrown away carefully, by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency .

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Related Topix: Medicine

Sat Jul 19, 2014

KFVS12

Coroner: 2 recent deaths drug-related accidents

Stephen Nonn says 40-year-old Cleophus Richardson died in May after being found unresponsive in his Wood River home.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain, Morphine (generic), MS Contin, Kadian

Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Trenton man charged in overdose death in Stafford

TOMS RIVER - Authorities in Ocean County said today they charged a Trenton man with supplying a deadly batch of heroin to a Stafford Township man.

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Related Topix: Ocean County, NJ, Toms River, NJ, Medicine

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Freshnews

Depomed Announces District Court Order in ANDA Litigation

Depomed, Inc. today announced that on July 17, 2014, Judge Joel A. Pisano of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey entered an order preliminarily enjoining Actavis Elizabeth LLC and Actavis Inc. from marketing a generic version of Gralise prior to the Court's issuance of an opinion in the matter.

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Related Topix: DepoMed, Startups, Marketing, Medicine, Neurontin, Gabapentin (generic), Health, Pain

Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Star Press

AG claims pharmacist unfit to practice

James McGrady doesn't worry as much about his locally owned pharmacy being robbed or burglarized since he stopped dispensing controlled substances, which include drugs with a potential for abuse or dependence like the pain relievers oxycodone, fentanyl and Vicodin.

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Related Topix: Medicine, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic), Vicodin, Acetaminophen/Hydrocodone (generic), Drug Enforcement Administration

Mon Jul 14, 2014

WSOCTV

9 Investigates: Family torn apart by prescriptions

In the quiet moments, Darlene Hudson remembers her son will's smile and spirit, seen in the photos that decorate her Albemarle home.

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Related Topix: Albemarle, NC, Medicine, Charlotte, NC, Stanly County, NC, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Drugs

WKXW-FM Trenton

Deadly drug is like 'poison in a package'

A deadly synthetic opiate is causing new concern, especially in Ocean County where law enforcement officials are already dealing with a heroin epidemic .

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Related Topix: Drugs, Ocean County, NJ, Medicine, Morphine (generic), MS Contin, Kadian

Sat Jul 12, 2014

CBC News

Ontario dentists wary of over-prescribing opioids

Ontario's governing body for dentists is drafting new guidelines for opioids to try to cut down on their over-prescription.

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Related Topix: Dentistry, Medicine, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic), Health, Pain

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Daily Kos

Civil Commitment: If You Build It They Will Come

Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 123, Section 35 permits the court to involuntarily commit to an inpatient substance abuse treatment someone whose alcohol or drug use puts themselves or others at risk.

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Related Topix: Massachusetts, Massachusetts Government, Drugs, ACLU, State Prisons, Prison, Percocet, Acetaminophen/Oxycodone (generic), Medicine

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Reuters

UPDATE 1-BioDelivery, Endo painkiller effective in study

Endo International Plc and BioDelivery Sciences International Inc said their experimental pain drug was found effective in a second late-stage trial.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Medicine, Health, Pain, Chronic Pain, Morphine (generic), MS Contin, Kadian, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic)

Wed Jul 02, 2014

CBC News

Rash of fatal overdoses in Montreal could be linked to fentanyl

A rash of opiate overdoses in Montreal has doctors, community workers, public health officials and drug users all very concerned about the possibility heroin is being cut with other, more powerful substances.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Drugs, Morphine (generic), MS Contin, Kadian, Chronic Pain, Health, Pain

Tue Jul 01, 2014

New Hampshire Public Radio -

N.H. Ranks High In Prescriptions For Addictive Painkillers

New Hampshire doctors are among the nation's most prolific prescribers of Oxycontin and other opioids, according to a government report released Tuesday that analyzed the state-by-state use of highly addictive painkillers.

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Related Topix: Medicine, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic), Health, Pain, Chronic Pain, Drugs

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