substances which are outdated or expired must be disposed of in a manner which
generates a DEA Form 41 (Drug Destruction Form), a copy of which must be
retained by the pharmacy. Such controlled substances can be disposed of by one
of the following:
(a) Representatives of the
Georgia Drugs and Narcotics Agency (GDNA);
(b) Agents of the U.S. Drug Enforcement
Administration (DEA); or
reverse distributor holding a current permit issued by the Georgia State Board
of Pharmacy (Board).
Dangerous drugs which are outdated or expired must be disposed of by a reverse
distributor holding a current permit issued by the Georgia State Board of
Ga. Comp. R. & Regs.
Original Rule entitled
"Destruction of Controlled Substance Drugs" adopted. F.
Feb. 4, 1987; eff.
Feb. 24, 1987.
New Rule entitled "Destruction of Controlled Substance Drugs and
Dangerous Drugs" adopted. F. Mar. 5, 2003;
eff. Mar. 25, 2003.