Those who need hydrocodone medications for pain relief now have to jump through a few more hoops to get them.
During the public heroin hearing Friday, parents gave personal testimonials of their children’s addiction.
Law enforcement, drug counseling experts and ordinary people whose lives have been wrecked by the drug came together for the hearing.
A new survey finds nearly 1 in 10 teens lights up at least 20 or more times a month.
Midwest DEA’s Scott Collier says Missouri lawmakers have refused to establish a prescription drug monitoring program.
The legislation targets doctors, clinics and pharmacies that prescribe or dispense prescription narcotics inappropriately.