Bucks clinic manager charged in oxycodone distribution ring – Philly.com

The business manager at a Bucks County medical practice is accused of taking part in an oxycodone distribution ring that sold fraudulently obtained pills.

Federal prosecutors in Philadelphia on Friday announced the healthcare fraud and drug charges against 37-year-old Michael Milchin and 13 others accused of having roles in the ring, which allegedly operated from May 2012 until March 2015.

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Woman Allegedly Used Fake Names to Fill Oxycodone Prescriptions – WTAJ

Dalia Torres, 43, of Philadelphia is accused by the State Attorney General’s office for using fake names in six different counties, including Blair County, to fill 15 prescriptions for oxycodone.
 
Torres is scheduled to appear today for her preliminary hearing on 20 felony drug counts.
 
Torres is charged for attempting to get the fraudulent prescriptions from five different pharmacies across Pennsylvania.

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Lannett Receives FDA Approval for Oxycodone Hydrochloride Oral Solution … – MarketWatch

PHILADELPHIA, Sep 10, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Lannett Company, Inc. LCI, +3.82% today announced that it has received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Oxycodone Hydrochloride Oral Solution USP, 100 mg per 5 mL, the therapeutic equivalent to the reference listed drug, Oxycodone Hydrochloride Oral Solution USP, 100 mg per (more…)