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DiGirolamo Leads House Committee to Impose Restrictions on Powerful New Drug
WHAT: Rep. Gene DiGirolamo (R-Bucks), chairman of the House Human Services Committee, will lead the committee in considering House Bill 2203 and a related amendment regarding the prescribing of Zohydro in Pennsylvania. Zohydro is a new powerful painkiller that has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) against the advice of its advisory committee. This legislation would seek to limit access to the drug as a way to prevent addiction.

WHO: DiGirolamo and members of the Human Services Committee.

WHEN: Tuesday, May 6, 10 a.m.

WHERE: 60 East Wing, Capitol Complex, Harrisburg.

LIVE WEBSTREAMING: The meeting will be streamed live at

Media contact: Jennifer Keaton, 717.705.2094,  
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