CAansheaderZohydro® is a hydrocodone extended-release (ER) formulation recently approved by the FDA. The approval of Zohydro® has been so controversial that the Governor of Massachusetts attempted to ban the sale of Zohydro® in the state. The cost of Zohydro® ranges from a minimum of $420/Rx (for 10 mg twice daily; #60 capsules) to $514/Rx (for 50 mg twice daily; #60 capsules). Generic hydrocodone/APAP 5/325 mg #120 (dosed four times daily) only costs about $20/Rx. Practice guidelines and published review […]