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Narcotic Control Regulations

Version of section 39 from 2019-12-09 to 2024-05-14:

Marginal note:Verbal order or prescription

 A pharmacist must, before dispensing a verbal prescription narcotic in accordance with a verbal order or prescription, make a written record of it that sets out

  • (a) their name or initials;

  • (b) the name, initials and municipal address of the practitioner who issued the order or prescription;

  • (c) the name and municipal address of the person named in the order or prescription;

  • (d) in accordance with the manner in which it is specified in the order or prescription, the name and quantity of the verbal prescription narcotic or the narcotic and the other medicinal ingredients contained in it;

  • (e) the directions for use given with the order or prescription;

  • (f) the date on which the verbal prescription narcotic was dispensed; and

  • (g) the number assigned to the order or prescription.

  • SOR/85-588, s. 15
  • SOR/2004-237, s. 18
  • SOR/2019-169, s. 11

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