2020 Arkansas Code
Title 20 - Public Health and Welfare
Subtitle 4 - Food, Drugs, and Cosmetics
Chapter 64 - Alcohol and Drug Abuse
Subchapter 3 - Arkansas Drug Abuse Control Act
§ 20-64-314. Depressant and stimulant drugs — Limitations on filling of prescriptions

Universal Citation: AR Code § 20-64-314 (2020)
  1. (a)

    1. (1)

      1. (A) A prescription for a depressant or stimulant drug shall not be filled or refilled more than six (6) months after the date on which the prescription was issued.

      2. (B) A prescription that is authorized to be refilled shall not be refilled more than five (5) times.

    2. (2) However, this subchapter does not prevent a practitioner from issuing a new written prescription for the same drug.

  2. (b) If no indication of refill status is indicated on the prescription, it shall not be refilled.

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