87
      Monday
      88 / 68
      Tuesday
      86 / 68
      Wednesday
      88 / 70

      Congressman pushing legislation that tracks fake prescription drugs


      Counterfeit

      prescription drugs are viewed as a growing health risk according to health agencies like the
      FDA.


      I

      n
      Washington, legislation backed by Congressman Bob Latta is moving through Congress that would establish a national standard for tracking and tracing the drugs.


      I

      f the measure becomes law it would require drug manufacturers, wholesale distributers and pharmacies to be able to provide a prescription drug's entire transaction history by
      Jan. 1, 2015

      component-story-more_media_horiz-v1-01
      FOLLOW US ON TWITTER