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2013-10-04 12:23:14

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tennessee State Senator Mae Beavers (R-Mt. Juliet) today issued the following statement in response to the recent results achieved by the real-time, stop-sale system in Tennessee. Data released by the National Precursor Log Exchange (NPLEx) shows that during the first six months of 2013, electronic technology in the Volunteer State blocked the sale of more than 17,749 boxes of medicines containing pseudoephedrine (PSE) preventing more...

2013-07-29 23:21:02

In recent years, more and more children are dying from inhaling or ingesting chemicals at their parents' at-home Methamphetamine labs. This story points out how people with substances abuse issues should get the help they need at detox centers like Harbor Village. Miami, Florida (PRWEB) July 29, 2013 According to an article on 7/26 by The Daily Mail (UK) titled, The innocent 'meth heads': How more and more children are becoming victims of deadly drug as number of 'shake...

2013-06-03 12:29:12

State Sees Significant Reduction in Meth Labs WASHINGTON, June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) released the following statement today in response to last week's report put together by the Alabama Drug Abuse Task Force (ADATF) Sub-Committee. The report, which looked at the effectiveness of Act 2012-237 and the pseudoephedrine electronic tracking system, or National Precursor Log Exchange (NPLEx), found that the provisions of the...

2012-12-20 08:27:17

PISGAH FOREST, N.C., Dec. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Pisgah Laboratories, Inc. (www.Pisgahlabs.com), an innovative pharmaceutical development company located in Western North Carolina, may have some relief for those who regularly fall victim to the cough, cold and allergy season. Pisgah recently received US Patent 8,334,322 from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (www.uspto.gov) for innovative, abuse-deterrent forms of pseudoephedrine and ephedrine. The issued patent was for their...

2012-07-20 06:24:10

AUSTIN, Texas, July 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas State Representative Drew Darby (R-72) released the following statement today regarding the recent arrest of 16 individuals involved in a methamphetamine production ring in Central Texas. Law enforcement officials recently confirmed that the June bust was made possible by evidence generated by Texas' real-time, stop-sale technology known as the National Precursor Log Exchange (NPLEx), a system put in place by legislation Rep. Darby sponsored...

2012-07-20 06:24:09

AUSTIN, Texas, July 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Recently enacted legislation authored by Texas State Senator Craig Estes (R-Wichita Falls) assisted in the arrest of 16 individuals involved in a methamphetamine production ring in Travis County, Texas. Law enforcement officials recently confirmed that the June bust was made possible by evidence generated by Texas' real-time, stop-sale technology known as the National Precursor Log Exchange (NPLEx). NPLEx, which works much like a credit card...

2012-01-09 10:26:00

LUTHERVILLE, Md., Jan. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Association of Drug Diversion Investigators (NADDI) -- a nonprofit organization that facilitates cooperation between law enforcement, healthcare professionals, state regulatory agencies and pharmaceutical manufacturers in the prevention and investigation of drug diversion -- today applauded data showing the National Precursor Log Exchange (NPLEx) in Kentucky is blocking illegal sales of safe and effective medications containing...

2011-11-28 10:36:00

LUTHERVILLE, Md., Nov. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Association of Drug Diversion Investigators (NADDI) - a nonprofit organization that facilitates cooperation between law enforcement, healthcare professionals, state regulatory agencies and pharmaceutical manufacturers in the prevention and investigation of drug diversion - today applauded the release of data by the National Precursor Log Exchange (NPLEx) demonstrating the real-time, stop-sale system in Alabama is blocking illegal...

2011-09-02 05:02:00

MADISON, N.J., Sept. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services, today issued its annual report on U.S. worker drug use, the Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index(TM). The study includes its first state-by-state analysis of methamphetamine positives, based on more than 4.5 million urine specimens collected from the general U.S. workforce from January-December 2010, revealing that several...

2010-04-13 12:52:00

E-tracking system of all non-prescription PSE sales already moving in 10 states WASHINGTON, April 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) today called on Congress to amend and strengthen the federal Combat Methamphetamine Epidemic Act (CMEA) by requiring nationwide electronic tracking (e-tracking) for all over-the-counter (OTC) sales of cold and allergy medicines containing pseudoephedrine (PSE). E-tracking is the only solution that will...