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Narcotic Control Regulations

Version of section 54 from 2019-12-09 to 2024-06-19:

Marginal note:Record of narcotics sold or provided

  •  (1) A practitioner who sells or provides a narcotic to a person for self-administration or for administration to an animal shall, whether or not the practitioner charges for the narcotic, keep a record showing the name and quantity of the narcotic sold or provided, the name and address of the person to whom it was sold or provided and the date on which it was sold or provided, if the quantity of the narcotic exceeds

    • (a) three times the maximum daily dosage recommended by the manufacturer or assembler of the narcotic for that narcotic; or

    • (b) three times the generally recognized maximum daily therapeutic dosage for the narcotic if the manufacturer or assembler has not recommended a maximum daily dosage.

  • Marginal note:Accessibility of record

    (2) The practitioner shall keep the record in a place, form and manner that will permit an inspector readily to examine and obtain information from it.

  • SOR/2004-237, s. 21
  • SOR/2013-119, s. 218
  • SOR/2016-230, s. 270
  • SOR/2018-147, s. 17
  • SOR/2019-169, s. 17

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