A Prescription Drug Order (defined as a "lawful order of a
Practitioner for a Drug or Device for a specific patient") shall include, but
not be limited to the following information as well as any information required
by Rule 480-22:
(1) Full name and
address of the patient;
address of the prescribing practitioner and DEA registration number in the case
of controlled substances;
(4) Name, strength, if
needed, dosage form and quantity of drug prescribed;
(5) Directions for use by the
(6) Refills authorized, if
(7) If a written Prescription
Drug Order, prescribing practitioner's signature; and
(8) A serial number assigned by the
Pharmacist so that Prescription Drug Orders may be filed in a numerical and
Ga. Comp. R. & Regs.
Original Rule entitled
"Requirements of a Prescription" adopted. F. July 14,
1987; eff. August 3, 1987.
New Rule entitled "Requirements of a Prescription Drug Order" adopted.
F. Feb. 10, 1993; eff.
Mar. 2, 1993.
New Rule of same title adopted. F. Mar. 5,
2003; eff. Mar. 25, 2003.