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DEA to Remove Exemptions for All Butalbital Products

USA - April 11 2022 The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) seeking to “revoke the exempted prescription product status…

New DEA Regulation Addresses Transfers of Prescriptions

USA - November 18 2021 On November 19, 2021, the Drug Enforcement Administration (“DEA”) issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (“NPRM”) “to allow the transfer of electronic…

DEA Seeks Your Help with the Practice of Telepharmacy

USA - November 16 2021 On November 17, 2021, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) issued an Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (the “Notice”) seeking the public’s…

Active Prosecution Continues for Controlled Substance Violations

USA - March 17 2021 The COVID pandemic notwithstanding, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Department of Justice and other federal and state agencies continue to…

Not So Fast: Biden Expected to Halt Expansion of Buprenorphine Prescribing

USA - January 26 2021 The Washington Post reports that the Biden Administration is preparing to pull back recent Health and Human Services (HHS) guidance designed to expand…

Confusion Persists with the 5% Rule

USA - January 14 2021 As I was reviewing the public comments regarding the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA’s) Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) providing a…

DEA Proposes Regulations for Partial Fills of C-IIs

USA - December 3 2020 More than four years ago, the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016 (“CARA”) was signed into law. CARA, among other things, includes…

DEA Creates Two-Option Framework for Reporting Suspicious Orders

USA - October 30 2020 The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) published its long-awaited Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) regarding suspicious orders of controlled…

ASPL Virtual Conference: Your Rx for Developments in Pharmacy Law

USA - October 28 2020 Pharmacies and pharmacists have always been on the front lines in terms of medication safety and the pandemic has produced a new layer of challenges…

NTIS Ending Its DEA Registration Subscription Service

USA - October 25 2020 Based on information posted on its website, the National Technical Information Service (NTIS) will end its CSA subscription service, effective…