2018 Georgia Code
Title 16 - Crimes and Offenses
Chapter 13 - Controlled Substances
Article 3 - Dangerous Drugs
§ 16-13-73. Labeling prescription containers of dangerous drugs

Universal Citation: GA Code § 16-13-73 (2018)
  • (a) Whenever a pharmacist dispenses a dangerous drug, he shall, in each case, place upon the container the following information:

    • (1) Name of the patient;

    • (2) Name of the practitioner prescribing the drug;

    • (3) The expiration date, if any, of the drug;

    • (4) Name and address of the pharmacy from which the drug was dispensed; and

    • (5) The date of the prescription.

  • (b) Any pharmacist who dispenses a dangerous drug and fails to place the label required by subsection (a) of this Code section upon the container of such drug shall be guilty of a misdemeanor.

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