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Attention Carisoprodol and Tramadol Prescribers
posted on July 17, 2014

The 2014 Louisiana Legislature adopted several laws relative to the scheduling and use of certain controlled substances (Carisoprodol). In addition, the federal Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has announced the scheduling of a drug currently listed as a prescription drug (Tramadol). For details of these new requirements please follow this link:

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Cynthia York, RN, MSN, CGRN
Director, Practice/Credentialing Department


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