DEA Publishes Final Rules Rescheduling Tramadol
On July 2, 2014 the DEA published it final ruling on tramadol. Effective August 18, 2014 tramadol will be placed in Schedule IV of controlled substances. To read the published report by the DEA please visit the following website.
Third-party Reviews of Prescriber or Pharmacy EPCS Applications
DEA approves InfoGard's process to certify systems for electronic prescribing of controlled substances. See http://www.deadiversion.usdoj.gov/ for more information.
RSS Feeds: News Alerts from the Iowa Board of Pharmacy Delivered to Your Desktop
News alerts and information from the Iowa Board of Pharmacy are now available through RSS feeds. When you subscribe to a feed, it is added to the Common Feed List. Updated information from the feed is automatically downloaded to your computer and can be viewed in Internet Explorer and other programs. To use RSS, copy the following feed address and paste it into an RSS news reader. Contact Debbie Jorgenson if you need assistance in finding an RSS news reader. :