4729-9-04 Returned drugs.

(A) No drug that has been dispensed pursuant to a prescription and has left the physical premises of the terminal distributor of dangerous drugs shall be dispensed again except:

(1) Drugs dispensed for inpatients pursuant to paragraph (C) of rule 4729-17-01 of the Administrative Code provided that:

(a) The drugs are packaged in unopened, single-dose or tamper-evident containers and

(b) The drugs have not been in the possession of the ultimate user.

(2) Non-controlled drugs dispensed by a government entity and delivered for outpatients to a psychiatric outpatient facility licensed with the state board of pharmacy provided that:

(a) The drugs are packaged in unopened, single-dose or tamper-evident containers and

(b) The drugs have not been in the possession of the ultimate user.

(B) Drugs that have not been dispensed or possessed in accordance with this rule are considered to be adulterated.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 11/22/2011 and 11/15/2016
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3715.69 , 3719.28 , 4729.26
Rule Amplifies: 3715.63 , 3719.05
Prior Effective Dates: 9/10/76, 7/1/90, 7/1/91, 7/1/92, 1/17/97, 3/1/99, 2/1/02