Drugs + Money

    Amid DEA War on Meth, Cocaine Is at Last a “Traditional Plant-Based Drug”

    The 2020 National Drug Threat Assessment (NDTA) is such a widely cited document partly ...

    Recent Reports Reflect How the FDA Props Up the Cigarette Trade

    Two subscription-only reports have recently highlighted how the Food and Drug Administration is effectively ...

    Walgreens Rolls Out $34.99 Naloxone, as Generics and OTC Gain Ground

    Walgreens is rolling out an over-the-counter (OTC) naloxone nasal spray, which it will sell ...

    The Opioid Settlements Being Paid in Naloxone Don’t Quite Add Up

    Amneal Pharmaceuticals, a New Jersey-based manufacturer known for generics, has agreed to settle the ...

    Utah Has a New Overdose Task Force, Counteracting the One It Has Already

    After an unsuccessful attempt to pass drug-induced homicide legislation in 2023, Utah is finding ...

    CBP Launches Operation Plaza Spike, “Next Phase” in War on Fentanyl

    Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has begun the latest iteration of its synthetic drug ...

    “Disgusted”—Consumers, Harm Reductionists React to UK Vape Tax

    The United Kingdom’s government has confirmed a new vape tax, in a decision that ...

    Bill Seeks to Ring-Fence States’ Spending of Opioid Settlement Cash

    State governments shouldn’t be stashing opioid settlement money in their general funds, say the ...

    US Ramps Up Financial Crackdown on Mexican Drug Trafficking Orgs

    United States Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen visited Mexico from December 5-7, seeking support for ...

    Why Oregon Psilocybin Services Draw Many Clients From Out of State

    Oregon will soon be hitting the six-month mark since its first-in-the-nation psilocybin centers first ...