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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

STATE AGENCY WEBSITE LINK OR CONTACT INFO
Alabama Alabama Board of Pharmacy https://www.albop.com/
Alaska Alaska Department of Commerce,  Community and Economic Development https://www.commerce.alaska.gov/web/cbpl/ProfessionalLicensing
/BoardofPharmacy.aspx
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Arizona Arizona Board of Pharmacy https://pharmacy.az.gov/license-permit-verificationdisclaimer icon
Arkansas Arkansas Board of Pharmacy http://www.ark.org/asbp/roster/index.php
California California Board of Pharmacy http://www.pharmacy.ca.gov/about/verify_lic.shtmldisclaimer icon
Colorado Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies https://www.colorado.gov/dora/licensing/Lookup/LicenseLookup.aspx
Connecticut Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection https://www.elicense.ct.gov/Lookup/LicenseLookup.aspx
Delaware Delaware Division of Professional Regulation https://dpronline.delaware.gov/mylicense%20weblookup/Search.aspx?facility=Y
District of Columbia District of Columbia Health Professional Licensing Administration https://app.hpla.doh.dc.gov/Weblookup/Search.aspx?facility=Y
Florida Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation https://www.myfloridalicense.com/wl11.asp?mode=0&SID=
Georgia Georgia Board of Pharmacy https://gadch.mylicense.com/verification/Search.aspx?facility=Ydisclaimer icon
Hawaii Hawaii Department of Commerce & Consumer Affairs http://pvl.ehawaii.gov/pvlsearch/app
Idaho Idaho Board of Pharmacy https://www.idfpr.com/profs/WholesaleDrug.asp
Illinois Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation https://www.idfpr.com/profs/WholesaleDrug.asp
Indiana Indiana Board of Pharmacy https://mylicense.in.gov/everification/Search.aspx?facility=Y
Iowa Iowa Board of Pharmacy https://pharmacy.iowa.gov/
Kansas Kansas Board of Pharmacy https://ksbop.elicensesoftware.com/portal.aspxdisclaimer icon
Kentucky Kentucky Board of Pharmacy https://secure.kentucky.gov/pharmacy/licenselookup/Default.aspx
Louisiana Louisiana Board of Wholesale Drug Distributors http://www.lsbwdd.org/wholesaler-license-lookup/
Maine Maine Regulatory Licensing & Permitting http://pfr.informe.org/almsonline/almsquery/SearchCompany.aspx
Maryland Maryland Board of Pharmacy https://health.maryland.gov/pharmacy/Pages/index.aspx
Massachusetts Massachusetts Office of Health and Human Services https://checkalicense.hhs.state.ma.us/MyLicenseVerification/ Search.aspx?facility=Y
Michigan Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs https://www.michigan.gov/lara/0,4601,7-154-89334_72600_72603_27529_27548---,00.html
Minnesota Minnesota Board of Pharmacy https://bopgl.hlb.state.mn.us/glsuiteweb/clients/mnbopharm/public/licenseesearch.aspxdisclaimer icon
Mississippi Mississippi Board of Pharmacy https://elicense.mbp.state.ms.us/portal.aspxdisclaimer icon
Missouri Missouri Division of Professional Regulation https://renew.pr.mo.gov/licensee-search.asp
Montana Montana Department of Labor and Industry https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/
Nebraska Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health, Licensure Unit Can 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
Nevada Nevada Board of Pharmacy http://bop.nv.gov/resources/ALL/License_Verification/
New Hampshire New Hampshire Board of Pharmacy http://www.nh.gov/pharmacy/licensing/verification.htm
New Jersey New Jersey Department of Health http://web.doh.state.nj.us/apps2/FoodDrugLicense/fdSetSearch.aspx
New Mexico New Mexico Regulation and Licensing Department http://verification.rld.state.nm.us/Search.aspx?facility=Ydisclaimer icon
New York New York State Office of the Professions http://www.op.nysed.gov/opsearches.htmdisclaimer icon
North Carolina North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services http://www.ncagr.gov/aspzine/fd/fdpd/search.asp
North Dakota North Dakota Board of Pharmacy https://www.nodakpharmacy.com/verify.asp
Ohio Ohio Board of Pharmacy https://elicense.ohio.gov/OH_HomePage
Oklahoma Oklahoma State Board of Pharmacy http://lv.pharmacy.ok.gov/osbpinquire/FacilitySearch.asp
Oregon Oregon Board of Pharmacy https://obop.oregon.gov/LicenseeLookup/
Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Department of Health https://www.pals.pa.gov/#/page/searchdisclaimer icon
Rhode Island Rhode Island Department of Health https://healthri.mylicense.com/Verification/Search.aspx?facility= Y&SubmitComplaint=Y
South Carolina South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing and Registration https://verify.llronline.com/LicLookup/Pharmacy/ Pharmacy.aspx?div=24
South Dakota South Dakota Board of Pharmacy http://doh.sd.gov/boards/pharmacy/verification.aspx
Tennessee Tennessee Department of Health https://apps.health.tn.gov/facilityListings/
Texas Texas Department of State Health Services https://www.dshs.state.tx.us/drugs/license-verification.aspxdisclaimer icon
Utah Utah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing https://secure.utah.gov/llv/search/index.html
Vermont Vermont Board of Pharmacy https://www.sec.state.vt.us/professional-regulation/licensee-lookup.aspx
Virginia Virginia Department of Health Professions https://secure01.virginiainteractive.org/dhp/cgi-bin/ search_publicdb.cgi
Washington Washington Department of Health https://fortress.wa.gov/doh/facilitysearch/
West Virginia West Virginia Board of Pharmacy https://www.wvbop.com/public/verify/index.asp
Wisconsin Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services https://app.wi.gov/licensesearch
Wyoming Wyoming Board of Pharmacy http://pharmacyboard.state.wy.us/OLV.aspx

State Agency List Revised: August 2019