Describe the history of the drug labeling initiative. The name and address of the pharmacy.
Serial number of the prescription.
What is required on a prescription label. N quantity of drug device or biological in the container. Prescription number assigned only to that prescription date you are filling the prescription patients name and address instructions for taking the medication number of refills allowed or required expiration date doctors name who prescribed medication you may also find that some words on your prescription label have been. Frequently asked questions for pharmacists on information required on prescription labels.
Name and address of the dispensing pharmacy. In addition federal and state nc regulations require that the following information appear on the label. The label on your prescription bottle contains information from your doctor and your pharmacy about using your medication correctly.
Required label information most pharmacies have the name address and phone number of the pharmacy pre printed on their prescription labels. 30 tab lisinopril 10mg which would mean you are supposed to have gotten 30 tablets of lisinopril 10mg. Prescriptions are medications dispensed to a patient upon submitting a valid prescription order.
The look of the label will depend on which pharmacy you use. Describe the staged implementation schedule for the revised prescription drug labeling. The following information must be on every prescription label.
Except for unit dose containers 15. The pharmacy then produces a label that goes on the medication pack or bottle dispensed. In general your label will contain the following information.
For example the label might read. Knowing what the information means can help you know which medicine you are taking and how to take it properly. Your prescription label should have the drug 1 name 2 strength 3 quantity.
Whats on a prescription label. Legal requirements of what must be on a prescription label. N pharmacy telephone number the name of the owner and species of the animal if the prescription is for an animal.
Describe the major content and format changes to prescription drug labeling and the rationale for the changes. The next type of information on your prescription label is related to the drug itself. Understanding prescription medication labels printable version prescription medication label overview whenever you are prescribed a medication you must be sure that you understand the key sections of the medications label in order to ensure your safety.
Describe prescription drug labeling and related fda requirements. The serial number of the prescription. There is important information on a prescription label.
Date of the prescription. N strength of the drug or biological if applicable 14. What information is required to be on the prescription label.