NPLEX

NPLEX

Abbreviation for:
Naturopathic Physician Licensing Examination
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Gutierrez touts NPLEX as an alternative to prescription bills, though the GAO report found the system has not reduced labs because cooks are still finding ways to smurf.
What Gutierrez doesn't tell legislators is that CHPA vigorously fought the federal law NPLEX is designed to enforce, the 2005 Combat Methamphetamine Epidemic Act, just as it has regularly fought attempts to control the chemicals used to make meth since the 1980s.
Today, though, pharmaceutical companies use the NPLEX system as one of their top arguments in fighting new regulation--including in Washington, where they have managed to keep a lid on any discussion of a federal prescription bill.
However, there may be additional re-education requirements for practitioners who graduated before 1994, when the NPLEX examinations.