Drugs

Verify Wholesale Drug Distributor Licenses

Prescription drugs should only be purchased from wholesale drug distributors licensed in the United States. To verify a wholesale drug distributor is licensed in the state(s) where it is conducting business, use the link provided in the table below to access your state licensing authority's database or contact information. (Note: The databases accessible through the links below are maintained by your state licensing authority.)

U.S. State Agencies Responsible for Licensing Wholesale Prescription Drug Distributors

STATEAGENCYWEBSITE LINK OR CONTACT INFO
AlabamaAlabama Board of Pharmacyhttps://igovsolution.net/alboponline/business_lookup.aspxdisclaimer icon
AlaskaAlaska Department of Commerce,  Community and Economic Developmenthttps://www.commerce.alaska.gov/cbp/Main/CBPLSearch.aspx?mode=Prof
ArizonaArizona Board of Pharmacyhttps://az.gov/app/pharmacy/search.xhtml
ArkansasArkansas Board of Pharmacyhttp://www.ark.org/asbp/roster/index.php
CaliforniaCalifornia Board of Pharmacyhttp://www.pharmacy.ca.gov/online/verify_lic.shtml
ColoradoColorado Department of Regulatory Agencieshttps://www.colorado.gov/dora/licensing/Lookup/LicenseLookup.aspx
ConnecticutConnecticut Department of Consumer Protectionhttps://www.elicense.ct.gov/Lookup/LicenseLookup.aspx
DelawareDelaware Division of Professional Regulationhttps://dpronline.delaware.gov/mylicense%20weblookup/Search.aspx?facility=Y
District of ColumbiaDistrict of Columbia Health Professional Licensing Administrationhttps://app.hpla.doh.dc.gov/Weblookup/Search.aspx?facility=Y
FloridaFlorida Department of Business & Professional Regulationhttps://www.myfloridalicense.com/wl11.asp?mode=0&SID=
GeorgiaGeorgia Board of Pharmacyhttps://gadch.mylicense.com/verification/Search.aspx?facility=Ydisclaimer icon
HawaiiHawaii Department of Commerce & Consumer Affairshttp://pvl.ehawaii.gov/pvlsearch/app
IdahoIdaho Board of Pharmacyhttps://idbop.glsuite.us/GLSuiteWeb/Clients/ IDBOP/Public/Verification/Search.aspx
IllinoisIllinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulationhttps://ilesonline.idfpr.illinois.gov/DPR/Lookup/LicenseLookup.aspx
IndianaIndiana Board of Pharmacyhttps://mylicense.in.gov/everification/Search.aspx?facility=Y
IowaIowa Board of Pharmacyhttps://pharmacy.iowa.gov/miscellaneous/verifications
KansasKansas Board of Pharmacyhttps://www.accesskansas.org/pharmacy-verification/index.html
KentuckyKentucky Board of Pharmacyhttps://secure.kentucky.gov/pharmacy/licenselookup/Default.aspx
LouisianaLouisiana Board of Wholesale Drug Distributorshttp://www.lsbwdd.org/wholesaler-license-lookup/
MaineMaine Regulatory Licensing & Permittinghttp://pfr.informe.org/almsonline/almsquery/SearchCompany.aspx
MarylandMaryland Board of Pharmacyhttps://egovpharmacy.dhmh.maryland.gov/verification/Search.aspx?facility=Y
MassachusettsMassachusetts Office of Health and Human Serviceshttps://checkalicense.hhs.state.ma.us/MyLicenseVerification/ Search.aspx?facility=Y
MichiganMichigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairshttps://w2.lara.state.mi.us/VAL/License/Searchdisclaimer icon
MinnesotaMinnesota Board of Pharmacyhttps://www.hlb.state.mn.us/mnbop/GLSuiteWeb/Clients/MNBOPharm/Public/LicenseeSearch.aspxdisclaimer icon
MississippiMississippi Board of Pharmacyhttp://msphrweb.starsystemlive.com/star/portal/msphr/page/ LicenseLookup/ portal.aspx
MissouriMissouri Division of Professional Regulationhttps://renew.pr.mo.gov/licensee-search.asp
MontanaMontana Department of Labor and Industryhttps://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/
NebraskaNebraska Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health, Licensure UnitCan obtain a full list for $20 at this link: https://www.nebraska.gov/hhs/lists/search.cgi OR mail request to:  Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services Division of Public Health Licensure Unit PO Box 94986 Lincoln, NE 68509-4986 Phone: (402) 471-2115
NevadaNevada Board of Pharmacyhttps://pharmacy.bop.nv.gov/datamart/selLicType.do?type=name
New HampshireNew Hampshire Board of Pharmacyhttp://www.nh.gov/pharmacy/licensing/verification.htm
New JerseyNew Jersey Department of Healthhttp://web.doh.state.nj.us/apps2/FoodDrugLicense/fdSetSearch.aspx
New MexicoNew Mexico Regulation and Licensing Departmenthttp://verification.rld.state.nm.us/Search.aspx?facility=Ydisclaimer icon
New YorkNew York State Office of the Professionshttp://www.op.nysed.gov/opsearches.htm#rx
North CarolinaNorth Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Serviceshttp://www.ncagr.gov/aspzine/fd/fdpd/search.asp
North DakotaNorth Dakota Board of Pharmacyhttps://www.nodakpharmacy.com/verify.asp
OhioOhio Board of Pharmacyhttps://license.ohio.gov/lookup/default.asp?division=96
OklahomaOklahoma State Board of Pharmacyhttp://lv.pharmacy.ok.gov/osbpinquire/FacilitySearch.asp
OregonOregon Board of Pharmacyhttps://obop.oregon.gov/LicenseeLookup/
PennsylvaniaPennsylvania Department of Healthhttp://www.licensepa.state.pa.us/Search.aspxdisclaimer icon
Rhode IslandRhode Island Department of Healthhttps://healthri.mylicense.com/Verification/Search.aspx?facility= Y&SubmitComplaint=Y
South CarolinaSouth Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing and Registrationhttps://verify.llronline.com/LicLookup/Pharmacy/ Pharmacy.aspx?div=24
South DakotaSouth Dakota Board of Pharmacyhttp://doh.sd.gov/boards/pharmacy/verification.aspx
TennesseeTennessee Department of Healthhttps://apps.health.tn.gov/Facilities_Listings/facilities.htm
TexasTexas Department of State Health Serviceshttps://www.dshs.state.tx.us/drugs/license-verification.aspxdisclaimer icon
UtahUtah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensinghttps://secure.utah.gov/llv/search/index.html
VermontVermont Board of Pharmacyhttps://secure.vtprofessionals.org/Lookup/LicenseLookup.aspx
VirginiaVirginia Department of Health Professionshttps://secure01.virginiainteractive.org/dhp/cgi-bin/ search_publicdb.cgi
WashingtonWashington Department of Healthhttps://fortress.wa.gov/doh/facilitysearch/
West VirginiaWest Virginia Board of Pharmacyhttp://www.wvbop.com/index.php?option=com_wrapper&view=wrapper&Itemid=97disclaimer icon
WisconsinWisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Serviceshttps://app.wi.gov/licensesearch
WyomingWyoming Board of Pharmacyhttp://pharmacyboard.state.wy.us/OLV.aspx

State Agency List Revised: September 2014

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