President Obama Urged To Intervene In Zohydro Controversy
Fall River Mayor William A. Flanagan is asking President Obama to intervene in the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's approval of the painkiller Zohydro.
In a letter released Monday, Flanagan urged the president to ask FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg to either order San Diego-based drugmaker …
Patrick Defends Ban On Zohydro
Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick is defending the state's first-in-the-nation ban on Zohydro, a powerful new painkiller, as it faces a federal court lawsuit challenging its constitutionality.
On Tuesday, a federal judge suggested Patrick might have been ``out of line'' in issuing a Mar…