Lawriter - OAC - 4729:5-3-06. Storage of adulterated drugs

4729:5-3-06. Storage of adulterated drugs

To prevent their use, adulterated drugs, as defined in agency 4729 of the Administrative Code, shall be stored in a separate and secure area apart from the storage of drugs used for dispensing, personally furnishing, compounding and administration.

(A) Adulterated drugs shall be stored no longer than one year from the date of adulteration or expiration by those holding a terminal distributor of dangerous drugs license. Adulterated drugs shall be stored in a manner that prohibits access by unauthorized persons.
(B) Dangerous drugs, other than controlled substances, may be destroyed utilizing proper methods of disposal and following the record keeping requirements noted in agency 4729 of the Administrative Code, or may be donated to a pharmacy school pursuant to sections 3715.88 to 3715.92 of the Revised Code. Methods of disposal of non-controlled dangerous drugs shall prevent the possession or use of the drugs by unauthorized persons.
(C) Dangerous drugs that are controlled substances shall be disposed of pursuant to rule 4729:5-3-01 of the Administrative Code.

Replaces: 4729-9-17


Cite as Ohio Admin. Code 4729:5-3-06

History. Effective: 3/1/2019
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 03/01/2024
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3719.28, 4729.26, 3715.91
Rule Amplifies: 3715.88, 3715.89, 3715.90, 3715.92, 3719.05, 3719.06, 4729.53, 4729.55
Prior Effective Dates: 3/21/88, 7/1/93, 1/1/09, 03/01/2017