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  • The Scylla, Charybdis and The Pharmacist’s Dilemma

    In Greek Mythology there was a nymph named Scylla, a 6-headed sea monster that destroyed boats that passed nearby.  Not far from Scylla was a whirlpool in which  lived a monster named Charybdis – who also was a deadly force to be reckoned with.  Sailors found themselves caught in a no-win situation when...

    Author : Jason Poquette
  • A Nightmare on Pharmacy Street: Vicodin CII?

    Don’t fall asleep on January 24 or 25, because the FDA may be brewing up the biggest nightmare to hit retail pharmacy since the drive-through window.  A meeting of the FDA Drug Safety and Risk Management Advisory Committee (DSaRM) is scheduled to discuss the possibility of moving Vicodin (and all...

    Author : Jason Poquette