The Slow War Against Rogue Rx Sites

Regulators are going after outlaw online outfits that fill prescriptions without medical exams. So far, their victories have been few

Dr. Carlos Gustavo Levy practices osteopathic medicine in Sunrise, Fla,, more than 3,000 miles away from California. But that didn't stop him writing some 1,570 prescriptions for Californians. He made his diagnoses via an online questionnaire, prescribing medicines without ever seeing his patients.

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