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Sep 10, 2014, 20:10 ET

NABP lanza el dominio de alto nivel genérico .Pharmacy

-- NABP lanza el dominio de alto nivel genérico .Pharmacy para ayudar a los consumidores a encontrar farmacias seguras online La...

Sep 10, 2014, 19:22 ET

NABP lance le domaine de premier niveau générique .pharmacy pour aider les consommateurs à trouver des pharmacies en ligne sûres

La National Association of Boards of Pharmacy® (NABP®) a lancé le domaine de premier niveau générique (gTLD) .pharmacy...

Sep 10, 2014, 16:18 ET

NABP startet generische Top-Level-Domain .pharmacy, damit Verbraucher sichere Online-Apotheken finden können

Die National Association of Boards of Pharmacy® (NABP®) hat die generische Top-Level-Domain (gTLD) .pharmacy eingeführt, um...

Sep 10, 2014, 07:38 ET

La NABP lanza el dominio genérico de alto nivel .pharmacy para ayudar a los consumidores a encontrar farmacias seguras en Internet

La National Association of Boards of Pharmacy® (NABP®) acaba de lanzar el dominio genérico de alto nivel (gTLD, por sus siglas en...

Sep 09, 2014, 18:30 ET

NABP Launches .Pharmacy Generic Top-Level Domain to Help Consumers Find Safe Pharmacies Online

The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy® (NABP®) has launched the .pharmacy generic Top-Level Domain (gTLD) to provide consumers...

Aug 05, 2014, 17:36 ET

Global Patient Safety Highlighted by NABP, Domestic and International Stakeholders at .Pharmacy Supporter Advisory Committee Meeting

The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy® (NABP®) welcomed domestic and international stakeholders last week for a meeting of the...

Jun 25, 2014, 17:57 ET

NABP Executes Registry Agreement with ICANN for .Pharmacy Domain Consumers Worldwide Will Soon Have New Tool for Finding Safe Internet Pharmacies

As the registry operator of the new .pharmacy domain, the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy® (NABP®), under a contract with the...

Apr 25, 2014, 18:13 ET

Illegal Online Sellers Most Frequent Distributors of Counterfeit Drugs, Reports NABP

The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy® (NABP®) today issued a report stressing that illegal online drug sellers are the most...

Feb 04, 2014, 17:16 ET

NABP Collaborates With Health Care Stakeholders on Ensuring Delivery of Responsible and Effective Patient Care

Consensus Document on Prescribing and Dispensing Controlled Substances Issued The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy®...

Nov 01, 2013, 18:36 ET
NABP has analyzed thousands of Web sites selling prescription drugs and found numerous examples of illegal and deceptive activities, as well as other common characteristics. (PRNewsFoto/National Association of Boards of Pharmacy)

Sellers of Unapproved Drugs Proliferate Online, Posing a Serious Threat to Global Public Health, Reports NABP

The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy® (NABP®) today issued a report stressing the continuing global public health threat posed...

Oct 09, 2013, 14:32 ET

Prescription Drug Supply Chain at Risk for Diversion Schemes and Counterfeit Drug Distribution, Reports NABP

Association's VAWD Program Continues to Help Protect the Integrity of US Drug Supply Chain The National Association of Boards of...

Jul 26, 2013, 16:53 ET

Deceptive Practices By Illegal Online Drug Sellers Give Consumers a False Sense of Legitimacy and Safety, Reports NABP

The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy® (NABP®) today issued a report emphasizing the deceptive practices that illegal online...

May 21, 2013, 18:22 ET

NABP's .PHARMACY Proposal Passes Initial ICANN Evaluation

Reaching a critical milestone in the generic Top-Level Domain (gTLD) approval process, the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy®...

Apr 26, 2013, 17:25 ET

Illegal Online Sellers Fuel Global Spread of Fake and Substandard Medications, International Collaboration Key in Response, Reports NABP

The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy® (NABP®) today issued a report emphasizing that the global distribution of...

Apr 15, 2013, 17:37 ET

NABP's Vision for .PHARMACY Generic Top-Level Domain Provides a Secure Online Space for Pharmacy Consumers Around the World

By ensuring that only legitimate Internet pharmacies will be able to use its proposed .PHARMACY domain suffix, National Association of Boards...

Jan 25, 2013, 15:18 ET

Education and Collaboration Key to Continued Progress in Fighting Rogue Online Prescription Drug Sellers, Reports NABP

The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy® (NABP®) today issued a report outlining how continued collaboration among global...

Dec 18, 2012, 18:48 ET
More Americans die each year due to prescription drug overdose than from car accidents. Photo iStockphoto.com/aldomurillo.  (PRNewsFoto/National Association of Boards of Pharmacy, iStockphoto.com/aldomurillo)

Keep the Holidays Merry - Move Your Medications

The AWARxE® Consumer Protection Program encourages consumers to move medications from their medicine cabinets into a secure area for the...

Dec 12, 2012, 12:44 ET

NABP Leads the Charge as States Tighten Ranks Around Compounding Pharmacies

 Supporting state board of pharmacy efforts to enforce compounding regulations, the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy®...

Oct 26, 2012, 12:55 ET

Global Collaboration Effective in Dismantling Rogue Online Prescription Drug Sellers, Reports NABP

 The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy® (NABP®) today issued a report about the importance of collaboration among...

Aug 16, 2012, 15:42 ET

NABP PMP InterConnect Celebrates One Year of Connecting Prescription Monitoring Programs to Combat Prescription Drug Abuse

Nine States Currently Sharing Data The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy® (NABP®) is pleased to announce its one-year...