Saturday, June 29, 2019
Fighting Theranos Charges, Holmes Blames Advocacy Journalism By Joel Rosenblatt June 28, 2019, 2:27 PM CDT
Friday, June 28, 2019
Law360-3 hours ago
Allegations that pharmacies overcharged Medicaid for generic drugs that ... unnecessary prescriptions for expensive compounded drugs did not include any ...
Biloxi Sun Herald-18 hours ago
When Clark Levi, the owner of Lovelace Drugs, bought out his partners at Alvix ... Federal investigators say conspirators in the scheme compounded drugs for
Court dismisses 4 counts against former Nephron Pharmaceuticals employee in trade secrets case: ORLANDO — A federal court granted a former Nephron Pharmaceuticals employee who is being sued for allegedly giving trade secrets her motion to dismiss four counts relating to the Florida Uniform Secrets Act (FUTSA).
Podcast: Non-binding Guidance: Examining FDA's Enforcement ...
13 hours ago - ... series, Non-binding Guidance, highlights two recent federal district court decisions implicating enforcement efforts in the stem cell and compounding arenas.
FDA warns patients and health care professionals not to use sterile products from Pacifico National Inc., dba AmEx Pharmacy
FDA is warning patients and health care professionals not to use products intended to be sterile produced by Pacifico National Inc., doing business as AmEx Pharmacy, Melbourne, Florida, due to a lack of sterility assurance. These drugs may pose a safety risk to patients.Administration of a non-sterile drug intended to be sterile may result in serious and potentially life-threatening infections or death.Health care professionals should immediately check their medical supplies, quarantine any drugs prepared by AmEx Pharmacy, and not administer or provide them to patients. FDA urges health care professionals, who obtained products from AmEx Pharmacy, to make alternative arrangements to obtain medications from sources that adhere to proper quality standards. Patients who have received any drug produced by AmEx Pharmacy and have concerns should contact their health care professional.FDA investigators recently inspected AmEx Pharmacy’s facility in May 2019 and observed conditions that could cause AmEx Pharmacy’s drugs to become contaminated or otherwise pose risks to patients.On June 25, 2019, FDA recommended that AmEx Pharmacy voluntarily recall all unexpired drugs intended to be sterile and cease sterile operations until the company takes adequate corrective actions. However, AmEx Pharmacy has not initiated the recall.For more details on the alert, please visit: Pacifico National Inc., dba AmEx Pharmacy.
For more information, please visit FDA's Human Drug Compounding web site
Thursday, June 27, 2019
190614_United States Files False Claims Act - Defense.gov
21 hours ago - The complaint alleges that the pharmacies improperly included the drug aripiprazole, an atypical antipsychotic drug, in compounded pain creams in order to boost the pharmacies' reimbursement for the prescriptions and that the pharmacies routinely waived patient copayment
Insys Bankruptcy Filing Immediately After Global Settlement Triggers ...
17 hours ago - ... Immediately After Global Settlement Triggers Powerful Remedies · OIG Report Finds a Small Percentage of Hospitals Do Not Obtain Compounded Drugs from ..
Alabama doctor charged with additional counts of prescribing ... - DEA
18 hours ago - The drugs Roberts prescribed include Adderall, a drug used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorders, Suboxone, a drug used to treat opioid addiction, and oxycodone, an opioid.
FDAnews Announces — Pharmacy Compounding Regulation: A ...
11 hours ago - FDAnews Announces — Pharmacy Compounding Regulation: A Fresh Look at Guidance, Compliance, Enforcement Webinar, July 11, 2019, 2019 ...
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Supreme Court won't strip federal agencies of all power to interpret regulations, a top priority of conservatives Richard Wolf 2 hrs ago
Tuesday, June 25, 2019
The Pennsylvania Record-Jun 23, 2019
The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Pentec Health Inc. against Bond Pharmacy
WMBF-Jun 24, 2019
HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) – A Longs pharmacy was fined $50,000 and agreed to surrender its DEA registration to resolve alleged violations of the ...
Longs pharmacy to pay fine, surrender DEA license after allegations of ...
WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC-Jun 24, 2019
WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC-Jun 24, 2019
Newscenter1.tv-12 hours ago
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A former pharmacy director has been sentenced to four years in prison for stealing more than $4.6 million from an Omaha hospital.
Myrtle Beach Sun News-10 hours ago
A Longs pharmacy filled prescriptions without confirming required information and will now have to pay a $50,000 fine and surrender its DEA registration, ...
gulflive.com-7 hours ago
The indictment accuses Pharmacy 1 of formulating "compounded ... but an employee at Lovelace Drugs said Tuesday that owner Levi had been in the store and .
ModernHealthcare.com-Jun 22, 2019
The recent recall of nearly two dozen drugs manufactured by Premier Pharmacy Labs reinforces the importance of the newly updated compounding regulations
WCBI-4 hours ago
“It's a wonderful thing to have your local compounding pharmacist and be able to talk to that pharmacist and let them know what you're trying to achieve