HR 1316

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1316

To direct the Commissioner of Food and Drugs to modify the approval of any drug containing controlled-release oxycodone hydrochloride to limit such approval to use for the relief of severe-only instead of moderate-to-severe pain, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 1, 2011

Mrs. BONO MACK (for herself, Mr. ROGERS of Kentucky, Mr. LYNCH, Mr. WOLF, Mr. BUCHANAN, and Mr. MACK) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce


A BILL

To direct the Commissioner of Food and Drugs to modify the approval of any drug containing controlled-release oxycodone hydrochloride to limit such approval to use for the relief of severe-only instead of moderate-to-severe pain, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. LIMITING APPROVAL OF DRUGS CONTAINING CONTROLLED-RELEASE OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE TO USE FOR RELIEF OF SEVERE-ONLY PAIN.

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