New Jersey firefighter charged with selling oxycodone in Hackensack – WTVD-TV

HACKENSACK, New Jersey

A New Jersey firefighter has been charged with selling the opioid pain medication oxycodone.

After a joint investigation, the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office and Hackensack police arrested 35-year-old James Rattacasa.

They say he peddled oxycodone in and around Hackensack.

According to the Bergen County Prosecutor, on May 6, Oakland police revived a 33-year-old male overdose victim using Naloxone, an overdose reversal (more…)

N.J. firefighter accused of dealing oxycodone – NJ.com

James Rattacasa (Photo: BCPO) 

HACKENSACK — A Hackensack firefighter was charged with dealing the opioid pain medication oxycodone, authorities said Saturday.

James Rattacasa, 35, of Hackensack, was arrested Friday after a joint investigation by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office and Hackensack police, according to Bergen County Prosecutor Gurbir S. Grewal. He is accused of peddling drugs “in and around” Hackensack.

Police launched an investigation May (more…)

FDA Approves Abuse Deterrent IR Oxycodone – Pain Medicine News

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FDA Approves Abuse Deterrent IR Oxycodone
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The FDA has approved RoxyBond abuse-deterrent oxycodone hydrochloride tablets (RoxyBond, Inspirion) for the management of pain severe enough to require an opioid analgesic, and when alternative treatments are inadequate. The drug has multiple …

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