College of Physicians and Surgeons of New Brunswick

From time to time, a patient may request that a physician phone prescriptions in to pharmacies in the United States.  This may be for a number of reasons such as the cost.  However, returning with these drugs into Canada may violate Food and Drug Regulations.  As a consequence, the medication could be confiscated.  Should a patient request this service, it is suggested that physicians warn them of such a risk. 

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