August 20, 2003

Availability of Opioids on the Internet

Author Affiliations

Letters Section Editor: Stephen J. Lurie, MD, PhD, Senior Editor.

JAMA. 2003;290(7):889. doi:10.1001/jama.290.7.889

To the Editor: Although the US Department of Justice has raised concerns about the sale of illicit drugs such as ecstasy, psilocybin, and gamma-hydroxybutyrate (GHB) over the Internet,13 I am unaware of any articles in the legal or medical literature about the online sale of opiates without a prescription.

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