Armed robbers demand oxycodone, percocet at Falls Walgreens – Northwest Now

MENOMONEE FALLS — Two men allegedly committed an armed robbery at Walgreens, N83W15701 Appleton Ave., just before midnight on Friday, March 10, making away with bags full of oxycodone (more…)

Lethal ‘Oxycodone’ Pills on North Shore Actually Fentanyl: Police

SALEM, MA — Salem police this week warned residents of counterfeit “oxycodone” pills containing lethal doses of fentanyl that may be in the Salem area.

Police are informing residents of a counterfeit form of oxycodone (percocet) that is in fact fentanyl. Police added that the counterfeit pills contain lethal doses.Capt. Conrad Prosniewski of the Salem Police Department told Patch that the pills (more…)

US FDA approves Watson ANDA for Oxycodone and Acetaminophen tablets – Pharmaceutical…

US FDA has approved Watson Pharmaceuticals’ abbreviated new drug application (ANDA) for Oxycodone and Acetaminophen tablets, USP 7.5 mg/500 mg and 10 mg/650 mg.

The tablets are the generic equivalent to Endo Pharmaceuticals’ Percocet tablets to treat moderate to moderately severe pain.

The tablet will be manufactured at Watson’s Miami, Florida facility in US.

Headquartered in Corona, US, Watson Pharmaceuticals develops, manufactures and sells (more…)