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Pharmacists Alert!
The DEA (Drug Enforcement Administration) issues the following change in registrant renewal policy: Once a DEA number has expired, the time frame the registrant has to renew and retain their original DEA number HAS BEEN CHANGED FROM 7 MONTHS TO 30 DAYS.*
The Joint Commission considers DEANumber a Source Document for DEA number verification.
*Registrants are still not allowed to handle controlled substances if their DEA registration has expired.

THIS IS THE OFFICIAL DRUG ENFORCEMENT AGENCY AUTHORIZED DATABASE

The products advertised on this Web site contain the complete official Drug Enforcement Agency database of persons and organizations certified to handle controlled substances under the Controlled Substances Act. DEA authorizes the use of this database, and the inclusion of any individual or organization in the database, as proof of that entity's registration with the DEA.

Latest Updates

  • CSA Daily
    Updates are performed every day EXCEPT Saturday and Sunday.

    last update:10/17/17
  • CSA Weekly
    Updates are performed every Tuesday.

    last update:10/16/17
  • CSA Monthly
    Updates are performed once a month, usually between the 1st and 7th of the month.
    last update:10/02/17
  • List 1 Quarterly
    Updates are performed every quarter, usually between the 1st and 7th of the month following the end of the quarter.
    last update:10/02/17

Whom to Contact

DEA
800-882-9539 | DEA website
if you have questions about a specific license(s) questions about DEA policies and/or procedures; if you have corrections to make to a DEA license; if you need to apply or renew for a DEA license.
Please DO NOT contact GIM or NTIS with questions or issues pertaining to individual license(s).
NTIS
800-363-2068 | email NTIS
with questions about subscription and/or billing. To place an order by mail or fax download the Order Form.

GIM
800-538-3539 | email GIM
With questions about using your account; if you need help using the website: or other technical support questions.
Please consult the FAQ before contacting GIM.
  • 1,278,509
    Physicians
  • 1,727,570
    Total DEA Numbers
  • 17,913
    Hospital/Clinic
  • 342,048
    Nurses/PAs
  • 72,179
    Pharmacies
  • 11,407
    Researchers
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