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December 1, 2010

Gov. Jay Nixon, D-Mo., on Tuesday campaigned for a sweeping expansion of efforts to battle methamphetamine, including legislation that would make Missouri the third state in the nation to require a prescription for the cough-cold ingredient pseudoephedrine.

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (Dec. 1) Gov. Jay Nixon, D-Mo., on Tuesday campaigned for a sweeping expansion of efforts to battle methamphetamine, including legislation that would make Missouri the third state in the nation to require a prescription for the cough-cold ingredient pseudoephedrine.

It’s not a new issue for the Show Me State — several local municipalities that fall between St. Louis and the Missouri capital of Jefferson City last year passed local ordinances that required prescriptions for PSE products.

October 24, 2010

Scott Melville has been named the new president of the Consumer Healthcare Products Association, succeeding...

WASHINGTON —Scott Melville has been named the new president of the Consumer Healthcare Products Association, succeeding Linda Suydam, who is retiring after eight years with CHPA. The news becomes official Nov. 1.

October 10, 2010

For more than 125 years, the Consumer Healthcare Products Association has helped over-the-counter medicine providers...

September 30, 2010

If there were just one word that captured the flavor of CHPA today, that word...

WHAT IT MEANS AND WHY IT’S IMPORTANT If there were just one word that captured the flavor of CHPA today, that word likely would be “collaborator.” Because under Linda Suydam’s tutelage, any issue addressed by CHPA never really felt like an “us” or “them,” but rather a confluence of issues and concerned stakeholders all flowing toward a singular, fair solution. With the naming of Scott Melville as CHPA’s next president, it seems the association may have a little more of the same to look forward to.

September 27, 2010

Scott Melville now is at the helm of the Consumer Healthcare Products Association....

June 6, 2010

Consumer Healthcare Products Association president Linda Suydam in March announced her retirement, effective at the...

March 11, 2010

Linda Suydam, Consumer Healthcare Products Association president, announced her retirement Friday morning at the over-the-counter...

March 2, 2010

While there was no significant increase in the abuse of over-the-counter cough medicines containing dextromethorphan,...