What department does the State Board of Pharmacy fall under?
Department of Consumer Affairs
What is the State Board of Pharmacy responsible for?
Oversees business and code of
What is a pharmacy?
Area in which profession of pharmacy is practice and prescriptions are compounded
What is a prescription?
Oral or written order given individually for person
What type of form are Schedule II drugs prescribed on?
Tamper-resistant RX blanks
How many refills are allowed for a Schedule II substance?
How long are prescriptions for a controlled substance to be kept in file?
Are prescribers allowed to own their own pharmacy?
No, conflict of interest
When does the board take action against an employee in the Pharmacy profsesion? (3 things)
(1) Gross immorality, (2) Gross incompetence, (3) Gross negligence
How many refills are allowed for Schedule III or IV drugs?
What is the "expiration" date of a refill for a Schedule III or IV drug?
What does a stimulant do?
Causes excitation of brain or nervous system
What is the use of Analeptics?
Aids in staying awake (and restoring mental alertness)
What is the indicated use of Amphetamines?
Obesity, hyperkinesis, and narcolepsy
What does an Anorexant do?
What is indicated use of Analgesic?
What is indicated use of Anti-tussives?
What is indicated use of emetics?
What are three primary symptoms of overdose?
(1) Constriction of pupils, (2) Shallow respiration, (3) Deep sleep
What is a narcotic antagonist used for?
To counteract overdose
What does a depressant do?
Decreases mental and nervous system function
What does a hypnotic do?