Kan. Admin. Regs. § 68-20-22 - Dispensing without prescription

Current through Register Vol. 40, No. 39, September 30, 2021

A controlled substance listed in schedule V and a controlled substance listed in schedule II, III or IV which is not a prescription drug as determined under the federal food, drug, and cosmetic act, may be dispensed by a pharmacist without a prescription to a purchaser at retail, provided that:

(a) Such dispensing is made only by a pharmacist as that term is defined by the pharmacy act of the state of Kansas and not by a non-pharmacist employee, even if under the supervision of a pharmacist (although after the pharmacist has fulfilled his or her professional and legal responsibilities set forth in this act, the actual cash, credit transaction, or delivery, may be completed by a non-pharmacist.
(b) Not more than 240 cc. (8 ounces) of any such controlled substance containing opium, nor more than 120 cc. (4 ounces), of any other such controlled substance nor more than forty-eight (48) dosage units of any such controlled substance containing opium, nor more than twenty-four (24) dosage units of any other such controlled substance may be dispensed at retail to the same purchaser in any given forty-eight (48) hour period.
(c) The purchaser is at least eighteen (18) years of age.
(d) The pharmacist requires every purchaser of a controlled substance under this section not known to him or her to furnish suitable identification (including proof of age where appropriate).
(e) A bound record book for dispensing of controlled substances under this section is maintained by the pharmacist, which book shall contain the name and address of the purchaser, the name and quantity of controlled substance purchased, the date of each purchase, and the name or initials of the pharmacist who dispensed the substance to the purchaser (the book shall be maintained in accordance with the record keeping requirements of the uniform controlled substances act of the state of Kansas);
(f) A prescription is not required for distribution or dispensing of the substance pursuant to any other federal, state or local law.


Kan. Admin. Regs. § 68-20-22
Authorized by K.S.A. 1977 Supp. 65-4116; effective May 1, 1978.

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