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  1. Why IntelliPharmaCeutics Just Had A Big TuesdayRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Benzinga

    IntelliPharmaCeutics International Inc. spiked Tuesday after the company obtained fast-track designation for its Rexista Oxycodone treatment designed to deter abuse. The Ontario-based company said the designation from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration could potentially result in accelerated approval for the product.


  2. Intellipharmaceuticals (IPCI) Stock Rises on Rexista Fast Track DesignationRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    Fast track designation mandates the FDA expedite the review process for drugs that treat serious illnesses and demonstrate the potential to address unmet medical needs. Oxycontin is a popular narcotic pain reliever used to alleviate moderate to severe pain in patients and is an extremely addictive opioid.


  3. FDA Grants Fast Track Designation For IntelliPharmaCeutics Rexista...Read the original story

    Monday | BioSpace

    Intellipharmaceutics International Inc. , a pharmaceutical company specializing in the research, development and manufacture of novel and generic controlled-release and targeted-release oral solid dosage drugs, today announced that the United States Food and Drug Administration has reviewed the Company's request for Fast Track designation for its abuse deterrent Rexistaa Oxycodone XR extended-release tablets development program incorporating its Paradoxical OverDose Resistance Activating System and has concluded that it meets the criteria for Fast Track designation. Fast Track is a designation assigned by the FDA in response to an applicant's request which meets FDA criteria.


  4. Egalet To Present At Upcoming Conferences In JuneRead the original story

    Monday | BioSpace

    He will provide an update on Egalet's marketed product SPRIXA Nasal Spray, approved product OXAYDO tablets for oral use only CII and Guardian Technology product candidates, Egalet-001, an abuse-deterrent, extended release morphine, and Egalet-002, an abuse-deterrent, extended-release oxycodone. Mr. Radie will present at the following conferences: Both presentations will be audio webcast live and available for replay at Egalet's website at .


  5. Changing drugs' formula may deter abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Using the serrated metal strap from a radiator clamp like a food grater, Mark Voils vigorously worked to shave a powerful painkiller pill into powder to be snorted or liquefied and injected with a hypodermic needle. He tried to melt the pill in water in a spoon heated by a cigarette lighter, but it just turned into a slippery mess.


  6. Manchin asks drug wholesalers to release pain-pill recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Logan Banner

    U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin is urging the nation's largest drug wholesalers to release records that would show the number of prescription painkillers the companies have shipped to West Virginia over the past decade.


  7. The face of an addictRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Tribune-Chronicle

    When Amy Jo Giovannone's daughter, a soccer star at Maplewood High School, needed surgery to correct a severe curvature of her spine at 15, Giovannone thought the operation would put an end to her only child's misery. Tribune Chronicle / R. Michael Semple Amy Jo Giovannone cleans the gravestone she had designed for her 23-year-old daughter.


  8. DEA raids clinics, pharmacies in 'pill mill' crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Authorities raided medical clinics, pharmacies and other locations across the South on Wednesday as part of a Drug Enforcement Administration attempt to thwart illegal prescription drug sales. The raids in Arkansas, Alabama, Louisiana and Mississippi were the latest stage of an operation launched last summer by the Drug Enforcement Administration's drug diversion unit, which has now netted 280 arrests over more than a year, including 22 doctors and pharmacists.


  9. Feds, police make big arrest in raidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    Bryan Franklin Stewart, 31, is known to police as the leader of the Crips sect in Baltimore called the Rolling 60s. THURSDAY NIGHT OFFICERS WITH THE ANNAPOLIS POLICE DEPARTMENT RESPONDED TO A PARKING LOT AND THEN EITHER BLOCK PRESIDENT STREET.


  10. L.I. doctor indicted in sex for drugs rapRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | New York Daily News

    Dr. Mitchel Fagin, seen with his lawyer, Anthony Colleluori , is escorted out of United States Federal Court in Central Islip on Friday. A 63-year-old Long Island Dr. Feelgood has been indicted for prescribing pain medication to addicts and to female patients in exchange for sexual favors, federal authorities said Friday.


  11. Former patient claims Flint doctor fueled her addiction to prescription pillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | WJRT

    It was January 2008, when Joy Einheuser says she first saw Dr. Donald Hardman, an internal medicine doctor at East Michigan Medical Associates in Flint for what she believed was an infection. "He was very charming, very slick.


  12. Feds And Police Make Significant Arrest In West Baltimore RaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    The Drug Enforcement Administration said money, drugs and gangs are behind the uptick in violence in the Baltimore Police Department's Western District. The DEA and other law enforcement partners, including Baltimore City police, served search warrants on 1625 and 1627 W. North Ave. at 4 a.m. Thursday.


  13. Former Fulton doctor sentenced to 18 months in prison for Medicare fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Post-Standard

    A former Fulton doctor was sentenced to 18 months in federal prison Friday and ordered to pay $84,265 restitution for Medicare fraud, according to federal prosecutors. Dr. Mahesh Kuthuru, 46, of Las Vegas, pleaded guilty in January to health care fraud and improperly issuing prescriptions.


  14. Couple charged in illegal painkiller ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    Police seized narcotic pain pills and cash from an Easton couple's home, following a lengthy investigation. The couple was arrested on drug charges.


  15. Smithtown doctor accused of illegally distributing pain pillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | News12.com

    Prosecutors say Dr. Mitchel Fagin wrote prescriptions for oxycodone, methodone, and other pain pills to patients who did not need them between May 2012 and September 2014.


  16. Smithtown doctor charged with illegally prescribing drugs, Feds sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Newsday

    Dr. Mitchel Fagin, of Smithtown, is taken into the federal courthouse in Central Islip on Friday, May 22, 2015, on an indictment charging him with a dozen counts of prescribing drugs for no medical reason between 2010 and 2014. Photo Credit: Ed Betz Dr. Mitchel Fagin, of Smithtown, is taken into the federal courthouse in Central Islip on Friday, May 22, 2015, on an indictment charging him with a dozen counts of prescribing drugs for no medical reason between 2010 and 2014.


  17. The State Board of Pharmacy shut down Westbury Pharmacy in April 2015.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | NBC12

    Westbury Pharmacy and its head pharmacist have agreed to hand over their rights to dispense drugs following an April suspension from the State Board of Pharmacy. The pharmacy agreed to the revocation of its pharmacy permit and waived its right to a formal hearing, according to a press release from the Virginia Department of Health Professionals.


  18. Health Highlights: May 22, 2015Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | HON

    There was inadequate cleaning and testing at Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams plant in Columbus, Ohio before listeria was detected in some of its ice cream, a Food and Drug Administration investigation found. Jeni's recalled all of its products last month and conducted intensive cleaning before starting to make ice cream again and re-opening its shops last Friday, the Associated Press reported.


  19. Westbury Pharmacy officially loses permit, ordered to pay thousands in penaltiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | WTVR Richmond

    The owners of Westbury Pharmacy waived their right to a hearing and instead agreed to the "revocation of the pharmacy permit and payment of a $65,050 monetary penalty," according to an announcement from The Virginia Department of Health Professions. Former pharmacist-in-charge Faiz Oley Jr. also waived his right to proceedings and will lose his pharmacist license.


  20. Doctors group issues guidelines on pain medicationsRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Boston Herald

    A group representing 25,000 doctors in Massachusetts issued new guidelines Thursday for prescribing pain medication, citing an epidemic of opioid abuse that claimed the lives of more than 1,000 people in the state last year. The Massachusetts Medical Society said it is launching a major campaign, targeting doctors and patients, on prescribing medication and on the safe storage and disposal of pain medications.