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This website publishes administrative rules on their effective dates, as designated by the adopting state agencies, colleges, and universities.

Rule 4741-1-05 | Prescribing, administering, and dispensing drugs.


(A) As used in this rule, "drug" is defined in accordance with Chapter 4729. of the Revised Code.

(B) A licensed veterinarian may prescribe, administer or dispense a drug or biologic only in those cases in which he or she has a valid veterinary-client-patient relationship (VCPR).

(C) The licensed veterinarian must comply with all applicable state and federal laws and regulations in the prescribing, administering and dispensing of drugs.

Supplemental Information

Authorized By: 4741.03(C)(9)
Amplifies: 4741.04, 4741.22
Five Year Review Date: 2/6/2022
Prior Effective Dates: 2/1/1980, 11/30/2001, 11/15/2007