A 1992 law designed to get prescription medications to market quicker may have led to a decrease in drug safety.
State data show fewer people are shopping for doctors in Virginia to illegitimately obtain prescription drugs.
A Maryland man has pleaded guilty to selling pills marketed as dietary supplements for sexual enhancement that contained the active ingredients for the prescription drugs Viagra and Cialis.
Several county police departments, along with the Drug Enforcement Administration, will be collecting potentially dangerous, expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs for destruction on Saturday.
Under the Affordable Care Act, most health insurance policies must cover prescription drugs.
The Obama administration says it’s pulling the plug on proposed changes to the Medicare prescription program that ran into strong opposition on Capitol Hill.
Most people who abuse addictive prescription painkillers get them for free from friends or relatives, while drug dealers are a relatively uncommon source for those at highest risk for deadly overdoses, a government study found.
At some Walgreen stores, there are health clinics staffed by nurse practitioners, cafes that sell barista-prepared coffee and Eyebrow Bars where trained professionals groom unruly facial hair.