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Pharmacies Use Online Database to Stop the Sale of Illegal Amounts of Key Ingredient Used to Make Methamphetamines
Date:9/18/2009

Most pharmacies in across the country use LeadsOnlabs to easily identify customers attempting to purchase illegal amounts of ephedrine and stop meth abuse.

Dallas (Vocus) September 18, 2009 -- LeadsOnlabs, an online database that tracks purchases of ingredients often used to make methamphetamine, is now being used by pharmacies nationwide to help put a stop to meth abuse. The state of Arkansas requires that every pharmacy in the state use the system and the state has seen a drastic decrease in meth abuse. Missouri leads the nation in meth and meth lab busts. LeadsOnlabs is working with law enforcement agencies in that state to implement the system.

The federal Combat Meth Act requires pharmacies to limit access to, and record sales of, over-the-counter products containing the methamphetamine ingredients such as ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, and phenylpropanolamine. Most tracking systems are handwritten, cumbersome, and not effective because of the inability for retail stores to easily share that information. LeadsOnlabs instantaneously records purchase amounts of these ingredients. The real-time database can be accessed by any retail store in the United States that subscribes to the system.

With the relatively low costs and easy accessibility of the allergy medicines, meth abusers often attempt to purchase many packages of the pills at one time in order to make large amounts of methamphetamines. The law states that no one person can purchase more than 3.6 grams per day, or 7.5 grams per 30-day period. The LeadsOnlabs system can instantly inform pharmacies if a customer has purchased more than the legal amount. With the simple click on a computer, LeadsOnlabs helps pharmacies become a major component in the fight against meth abuse. LeadsOnlabs stops meth cooks from going store to store to store buying meth ingredients until they had enough to create a batch.

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