Florida Launches Pain Pill DatabaseIt took a decade and thousands of lives were lost; but Monday, Florida finally launched the state’s pain pill database.
Florida's Drug Database Up And RunningA long-debated prescription drug database aimed at cracking down on so-called ‘pill mills’ in the state will go into effect this Thursday.
Florida's Drug Database Goes Into Effect This ThursdayA long-debated prescription drug database aimed at cracking down on so-called ‘pill mills’ in the state will go into effect this Thursday.
Prescription Drug Database Set To Open In Sept.The much ballyhooed Florida prescription-drug database is set to being operating in September and October, according to the News Service of Florida.
Scott Rejects Funds For Drug DatabaseFlorida Governor Rick Scott is developing a reputation of turning down money from outside sources. The latest comes after the maker of OxyContin offered up $1 million to help pay for a prescription drug database.
Legislature Set To Battle Over Pill MillsA legislative fight is brewing over how to handle pain pill abuse in Florida. House speaker Dean Cannon said he won’t call for a database to track prescription drugs, which sets up a showdown with the Senate.

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