Senate Committee To Tackle Patients' Pain Med ProblemsThe Legislature may have inadvertently made it harder for legitimate patients to get critical pain medications when it passed a 2011 law aimed at shutting down rogue clinics that branded the state as the "pill mill capital" of the country.
State Change Could Help Patients Get Pain MedicationsThe Florida Board of Pharmacy approved a rule change Wednesday aimed at training pharmacists to change their mindset about prescriptions for controlled substances.
Report Suggests Trend In Prescription Drug Errors Filled By PharmacistsAnyone who has picked up a prescription knows a pharmacy counter can be a busy place that can sometimes lead to mistakes.
Judge Strikes Down Restrictions On Morning After PillA federal judge ruled Friday that the so-called “morning after pills” must be sold over the counter at pharmacies without any age restrictions.
A Deficit of Attention Deficit Disorder Drugs Sweeps The Country A battle between two powerhouse federal agencies has caused a shortage of medicine for people with ADD and ADHD.
Prescription Drug Database Set To Open In Sept.The much ballyhooed Florida prescription-drug database is set to being operating in September and October, according to the News Service of Florida.