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Food and Drug Regulations

Version of section G.03.008 from 2006-03-22 to 2019-12-08:

 A pharmacist shall, before dispensing a controlled drug pursuant to a prescription given orally or a verbal order, make a written record thereof, setting forth,

  • (a) the name and address of the person named in the prescription;

  • (b) the name, quantity and form of such controlled drug;

  • (c) the directions for use given therewith;

  • (d) the name, initials and address of the practitioner who issued the prescription;

  • (e) the name or initials of the pharmacist who dispensed such controlled drug;

  • (f) the date on which the controlled drug was sold or provided; and

  • (g) the number assigned to the prescription.

  • SOR/85-550, s. 7
  • SOR/2004-238, s. 20

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