What does the DEA’s final rule mean for veterinary practices?

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) final rule, published 9/9/2014 and effective 10/9/2014, will establish more options for the secure disposal of controlled substances by practitioners and their clients. This will benefit veterinarians, animal owners, and the environment alike by expanding … read more >

Proper disposal of controlled substances will become easier October 9th!

If the thought of having to dispose of controlled substances makes you cringe, you’re not alone. The good news is that the DEA has announced new regulations, establishing more options for the secure disposal of controlled substances by practitioners and … read more >

AVMA Voices Concerns About DEA Scheduling Process

Drug availability continues to be top of mind for AVMA members, and availability of controlled substances, including anesthetic drugs, is no exception. The AVMA’s Council on Biologic and Therapeutic Agents and its Clinical Practitioners Advisory Committee recently recommended AVMA submit to the Drug Enforcement … read more >