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Senate Bill 0471

Senate Bill 0471

ARCHIVE (2013)

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DIGEST OF SB 471 (Updated March 19, 2013 3:37 pm - DI 84)

Prescriptions for brand name drugs. Permits a health care practitioner to use words of similar meaning instead of the statutory phrase "Brand Medically Necessary" when writing a prescription for a brand name drug when the practitioner does not want the pharmacist to substitute, under certain government programs, a generically equivalent drug product for the brand name drug.
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