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  • Woman accused of stealing thousands of pills

    September 17, 2014 10:29 AM

    GONZALES - A pharmacy tech has been arrested after investigators found she had taken thousands of hydrocodone and alprazolam pills. 35-year-old Shantrell Landry worked at the CVS Pharmacy in Gonzales where the pills went missing. Hydrocodone is one of the most prescribed pain killers in the country, while... more »
  • New restrictions on hydrocodone to take effect

    August 21, 2014 11:01 AM

    WASHINGTON - The federal government is finalizing new restrictions on hundreds of medicines containing hydrocodone, the highly addictive painkiller that has grown into the most widely prescribed drug in the U.S. The new rules mean that Vicodin, Lortab and other generic versions will be subject to the same prescribing rules... more »
  • Man accused of stealing prescription pad

    July 4, 2014 11:28 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police arrested a man who they said illegally obtained prescription drugs. David Bell is accused of using doctors' DEA numbers without their permission, and calling in prescriptions for patients. Police say Bell called in one prescription for hydrocodone in November, then picked up... more »

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