Researchers studying the INSPECT system say it is effective at helping to prevent drug abuse.
The task force will make recommendations to the legislature in the upcoming session on how to reduce prescription drug abuse.
The electronic database was implemented to help Indiana police and pharmacists track the sale of cold medicines that can be used to produce methamphetamine.
Indiana State Police posts throughout the state will be collecting unwanted prescription drugs during a nationwide “Take Back” initiative this weekend.
Police say prescription drug abuse in Indiana is increasing. The State Police Post held an unused prescription collection Saturday.