Documents detailing prescription drug errors reported to the State Department of Public Health suggest a dangerous trend in dispensing errors.
Researchers wanted to know if a change in the appearance of pills could cause people to stop taking their medications.
Police in Woburn are looking to identify three suspects who robbed a Walgreens pharmacy at gunpoint Tuesday night.
While you are in the planning mode of retiring in two states, consider establishing relationships with health care providers in both.
Walgreens is one of the nation’s largest retailers, and they’ve got a big problem on their hands. Across the country, they’re being accused of overcharging customers.
The decision comes in the wake of last year’s deadly meningitis outbreak that began at a compounding pharmacy in Framingham.
Police say thirty-year-old Nicole Chase walked into Ken’s Pharmacy on Elm Street and handed the pharmacist a note demanding Percocet. Police said the note also indicated she had a gun.
’60 Minutes’ has broadcast the first video from inside the Framingham pharmacy at the center of a national meningitis outbreak.
The pills, which have a street value of $500,000, were allegedly stolen from a Hyannis pharmacy during a major winter storm earlier this month.
A company spokesman says the notice affects 650 employees at Ameridose and 140 employees at its marketing and support arm.