Pharmacy

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Woman Stabbed Several Times In Vacaville CVS Store

A man stabbed a woman several times at a CVS store photo kiosk in Vacaville Monday afternoon, a city spokesman said.

08/24/2015

Oak Grove Pharmacy in Concord. (CBS)

Nevada Resident Arrested For Allegedly Robbing Concord Pharmacy Where Pharmacist Bit Him

Police arrested a Nevada resident on suspicion of robbing at least two pharmacies this week, including one in Concord, Concord police said.

08/12/2015

Oak Grove Pharmacy in Concord. (CBS)

Concord Pharmacist Nearly Bites Off Finger Of Man Trying To Steal Drugs

A pharmacist in Concord fought back by biting when a man entered the business and demanded drugs.

08/11/2015

Prescription drug containers at pharmacy (AP)

Concord Pharmacy Employee Fights Off Would-Be Robber Who Demanded Meds

The suspect, who remains at large, was described as a white man between 30 and 40 years old who wore a white T-shirt, short pants and white tennis shoes.

08/11/2015

CVS Pharmacy on June 15, 2015 in San Francisco, California. (Getty Images)

Lawsuit Accuses CVS Of Overcharging For Generic Drugs

CVS Health Corp. deliberately overcharged some pharmacy customers for generic drugs by submitting claims to their insurance companies at inflated prices, according to a lawsuit filed Thursday in federal court in San Francisco.

07/31/2015

Birth control pills. (Tim Matsui/Getty Images)

New California Law Allows Women To Obtain Birth Control Without Doctor’s Visit

Soon, it will be much easier for women in the Bay Area and California to obtain birth control. A new law allows women to skip the doctor and go right to the pharmacy.

06/05/2015

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California Pharmacies Rationing Prescription Strength Cough Syrup In Busy Flu Season

Pharmacies in the Bay Area are rationing the cough syrup that doctors prescribe for upper respiratory infections due to the severe flu season.

01/19/2015

(CBS)

3 Masked Men Tie Up Employees At Point Richmond Pharmacy, Make Off With High-Priced, Highly Addictive Prescription Drugs

After tying up the employees, the robbers grabbed the pharmacy’s most addictive, opiate-based drugs — Oxycodone, Oxycotin, and Oxymorphine.

11/22/2014

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Man Robs Prescription Drugs At Gunpoint From San Francisco Pharmacies

A pharmacy in San Francisco’s Marina district and another in the Sunset district were robbed of prescription medication by a man with a gun on Thursday, according to police.

10/31/2014

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CVS Changes Name, Announces Plan To Stop Selling Tobacco Products

As CVS sharpens its focus on customer health, the nation’s second-largest drugstore chain will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly a month sooner than planned.

09/03/2014

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