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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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