Prescription Pill Identification
“Prescription drug abuse continues to be the nation’s fastest growing drug problem. The abuse of controlled prescription drugs (CPDs) poses a significant drug threat to the United States and places a considerable burden on law enforcement and public health resources.”
-US Department of Justice: The National Drug Intelligence Center’s final 2013 National Drug Threat Assessment Summary
With a database of over 3,600 CPDs, law enforcement agencies rely on Centice technology to help them identify and combat CPD abuse. The library includes the most abused substances including: methadone, hydromorphone, meperidine, oxycodone, Adderall and Ritalin. And, Centice keeps keeps up with the top abused prescription drugs and the pharmaceutical library is updated on a quarterly basis.
It takes only seconds for Centice to provide prescription pill identification including
Partial and crushed pills
Tablets with markings removed
Counterfeit substances being sold as CPDs
“This piece of equipment is essentially a one stop shop…with this device we can very quickly tell what we are going to collect, essentially cutting our evidence investigation time in half.”
-Agent Nate Luca, Cherokee Multi-Agency Narcotics Squad, GA
To learn more on how Centice can help identify prescription drugs or to schedule a demo, please head to our Contact page.