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Another Note on Expiration Dates

Here is a bit of anecdotal evidence on drug shelf lives.

The picture on the left comes to us courtesy of retired DEA agent Fred Gregory.  In the 1960s, the DEA's responsibilities included checking pharmacy shelves for expired medications.  This bottle of medical heroin was "expired" over 30 years before it was pulled.  Analysis showed it to be 100% pure and potent nonetheless.

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