COLD MEDICINES NOW BEHIND PHARMACY COUNTERS

There is a rising tide of national retailers pulling over-the-counter cold products containing pseudoephedrine (PSE) behind pharmacy counters chainwide.Among retailers that have announced such a move are Albertsons, Boise, Idaho; Target, Minneapolis; Wal-Mart Stores, Bentonville, Ark.; CVS/pharmacy, Woonsocket, R.I.; Walgreen, Deerfield, Ill.; Kmart, Troy, Mich.; Rite Aid, Camp Hill, Pa.; and Long's

There is a rising tide of national retailers pulling over-the-counter cold products containing pseudoephedrine (PSE) behind pharmacy counters chainwide.

Among retailers that have announced such a move are Albertsons, Boise, Idaho; Target, Minneapolis; Wal-Mart Stores, Bentonville, Ark.; CVS/pharmacy, Woonsocket, R.I.; Walgreen, Deerfield, Ill.; Kmart, Troy, Mich.; Rite Aid, Camp Hill, Pa.; and Long's Drug Stores, Walnut Creek, Calif.

Meanwhile, the Food Marketing Institute, Wa

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