Latest Controlled Substances Act Stories

2011-10-21 16:45:00

DEA has exercised its emergency scheduling authority to control and regulate chemicals commonly abused.

2011-10-12 07:00:00

A new law, requiring that all Schedule II prescriptions be written on secure paper certified by the Georgia Board of Pharmacy, came into effect on October 1, 2011. Atlanta,

2011-10-07 12:00:00

On October 29 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

2011-07-27 12:52:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, DrFirst, Inc.

2011-07-27 06:01:00

FRISCO, Texas, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Assured Pharmacy, Inc. (Other OTC:APHY.PK), a leading specialty pharmacy group providing prescription medications to more than 3,000 sufferers of chronic pain, announced that it has signed a lease in Kansas City, Kansas for its fifth pharmacy location.

2011-05-24 11:42:00

DEA Has Failed to Issue Required Decision after 9 Years WASHINGTON, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A coalition of advocacy groups and patients yesterday filed suit in the U.S.

2011-05-07 00:00:29

Second Nationwide Prescription Drug Takeback Event Yields 188 Tons of Medicine for Safe Disposal Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 06, 2011 Americans participating in the United States Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA’s) second National Prescription Drug Take-Back event Saturday turned in more than 376,593 pounds (188 tons) of unwanted or expired medications for safe and proper disposal at the 5,361 take-back sites that were available in all 50 states.

2011-03-02 06:00:00

The US DEA used its emergency powers on Tuesday to ban five chemicals used to produce "K2", "Spice" and other brands of synthetic marijuana.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.