Pursuant to FDA regulations Lortab was banned due to the hydrocodonhe/500 mg acetaminophen strength. The replacement of choice for Dr. now is Norco, which has only 325 mg. acetaminophen. Since the ban went into effect the company raised the price 100%, making it unaffordable for the average consumer without RX insurance. Once again the consumer is screwed by the FDA and the company gets a windfall. What can be done about the price gouging.