Pseudoephedrine; prohibited from being sold without a prescription. (SB878)

Introduced By

Sen. Roscoe Reynolds (D-Martinsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Drug Control Act; pseudoephedrine.  Adds pseudoephedrine to Schedule III of the Drug Control Act, which would prohibit it from being sold without a prescription. Read the Bill »


01/27/2011: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/10/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101600D
01/10/2011Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/14/2011Assigned Education sub: Health Care
01/19/2011Impact statement from VCSC (SB878)
01/27/2011Passed by indefinitely in Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)


Alfonzo writes:

Obviously Mr. Reynolds doesn't suffer from allergies

Lloyd Snook writes:

I saw a report in the news just a few days ago that said that there had been no change in meth arrests since pseudoephedrine went behind the counter.

Dianne writes:

great drive up health care costs - require a doctors visit to get a decent decongestant!