The DEA last month banned a Walgreens distribution center in Jupiter from dispensing controlled substances, which includes the highly abused painkiller oxycodone, to hundreds of (more…)
Many of these patients are told the pharmacy is out of the painkiller. They think there is a massive oxycodone shortage, and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration is to blame.
And so when the DEA earlier (more…)
By Tom Schoenberg – 2012-09-14T21:48:30Z
Walgreen Co. (WAG) was blocked from shipping controlled substances from a distribution center in Jupiter, Florida, after a U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration probe into the sales of painkiller oxycodone found the facility posed a threat to public safety.
The Walgreen center was served today by the DEA with an immediate suspension order that bars it from handling controlled (more…)