The recent introduction of biosimilars into the U.S. market creates the need for an understanding of FDA and state regulations.
New psychoactive substances such as acetyl fentanyl pose significant regulatory challenges at both the federal and the state level.
Reported cases involved child pornography, inappropriate contact, indecent exposure, and drug diversion.
Some pharmacists may engage in inappropriate behaviors with patients that result in disciplinary actions.
In several states, licensed pharmacists are now allowed to dispense medical marijuana.
Oregon is the first state to allow pharmacists to prescribe hormonal contraceptives directly to women.
A pharmacy must report the theft or significant loss of controlled substances to the DEA within one business day.