§1306.22 Refilling of prescriptions. (a) No prescription for a controlled substance listed in Schedule III or IV shall be filled or refilled more than six months after the date on which such prescription was issued.
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(f) As an alternative to the procedures provided by paragraphs (a) through (e) of this section, a computer application may be used for the storage and retrieval of refill information for original paper prescription orders for controlled substances in Schedule III and IV, subject to the following conditions:
No prescription for a controlled substance listed in Schedule III or IV authorized to be refilled may be refilled more than five times.
(2) A prescription for a schedule III, IV or V controlled substance may authorize no more than five refills within six months following the date on which the Such prescription refill shall only be in an amount judged by the pharmacist to be sufficient to maintain the patient until the prescriber can be contacted, but in no event.
(1) All prescriptions shall be filled in strict conformity with any directions of the prescriber, except that a pharmacist who receives a prescription order for a brand name drug product may exercise brand exchange with a view toward achieving a lesser cost to the purchaser unless:
(h) If a prescription order contains a statement that during any particular time the prescription may be refilled at will, there shall be no limitation as to the number of times that such prescription may be refilled except that it may not be refilled after the expiration of the time specified or one year after the prescription was originally issued, whichever occurs first.
(a) The pharmacist shall exercise professional judgment regarding the accuracy, validity and authenticity of any prescription order consistent with federal and state laws and rules and regulations.
You can assist your pharmacist and avoid delays by calling your pharmacy a few days before you run out of your medication. This will give your pharmacist time to contact your doctor for authorization to refill your prescription if all refills have been used. Prescriptions for Schedule II medications may not be refilled. A new.
Yes, under certain conditions.
In addition, the pharmacist is required to screen, or review, the prescription and your patient medication record prior to filling the prescription. In order to perform this screen, or drug utilization review (DUR), the pharmacist will ask you to provide some basic health information such as:.
It is the responsibility of the pharmacist to contact the doctor for clarification if they have any questions about the medical correctness or legality of a prescription. By doing this, pharmacists perform a vital, final check prior to your taking the medication.
You can assist your pharmacist and avoid delays by calling your pharmacy a few days before you run out of your medication.
What are the refill guidelines like for these types of prescriptions? Can schedule 4 drugs really be filled this early? aside from limits on the number of the refills for certain medications in certain schedules (i.e., the # of times you can refill before you must get a new prescription), there generally aren't any.
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What are the refill guidelines like for these types of prescriptions? Can schedule 4 drugs really be filled this early? I GET XANAX @ rite-aid and they do it 5 days early.but what your saying is insane U talked to my pharmasist and he said the only thing they could do is refill it then put it trew at a later date.