Controlled Substance - 2021 Inspections

2021 Controlled Substance Inspections

To ensure that researchers are prepared for unannounced Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) inspections, the Controlled Substances Program will be auditing researchers who have controlled substances in their inventory. These inspections will be conducted virtually over Zoom.

Researchers will be contacted one month prior to their scheduled inspection via email.

How to prepare for the inspection:

Controlled Substances News- Buprenorphine Extended Release

NEW Ethiqa XR is almost here! 

Ethiqa XR is the only pharmaceutical-grade extended-release buprenorphine specifically developed for use in mice and rats. It provides 72 hours of FDA-affirmed analgesia with just one low-viscosity injection.

This product is estimated to be available through our vendor MWI Animal Health end of February. Pre-orders are currently being accepted. 



Controlled Substance News- Winter Closure and Ordering

Winter Closure and Ordering 2019-20 Winter Holiday Closure

UCLA will close between Saturday, December 21, 2019, and Wednesday, January 1, 2020, with plans to reopen on Thursday, January 2, 2020. The closure period includes four University paid holidays (December 24, 25, 31, 2019, and January 1, 2020) and four days that are not paid holidays (December 23, 26, 27 and 30, 2019).

The Controlled Substance Program will be closed during this time.

The last day to place an orders is 12/16/2019 by end of day.