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Omnicare and parent company CVS Health accused of prescription drug fraud

A lawsuit has been filed against Omnicare and parent company CVS Health alleging prescription drug fraud in the dispensing of drugs to senior citizens in assisted living and other facilities. The Department of Health and Human Services – Office of the Inspector General filed the civil healthcare fraud lawsuit on December 17. CVS acquired Omnicare… Read More »

What are prescription diuretics

In this case, consuming foods which are natural diuretics would be a better way to go. This is because they help to keep the right amount of potassium in your blood and they help other diuretics to remove fluid from the body. The pancreas produces juices that help break down food. What are prescription diuretics… Read More »

HHS and FDA propose plan for importation of prescription drugs from other countries

Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar and Acting Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Ned Sharpless today laid out a plan for the importation of prescription drugs intended for sale in other countries. Other countries pay lower prices for the same drugs, Azar said. Two pathways under the Safe importation Action Plan would get the… Read More »

CoxHealth Offers Another Option for Disposing of Prescription Medicine – KSMU Radio

If you have prescription medication that you no longer use there’s a new option for getting rid of it safely.  You can now drop it off at CoxHealth Pharmacies.  The service is available to anyone for free, and anonymously, at CoxHealth’s five pharmacies in Springfield and Branson.  The boxes look similar to mailboxes and are… Read More »