PRESCRIBE and PRESCRIPTION
order or designate a remedy or any preparation containing controlled
a written, oral or electronic order for any controlled substance or preparation from
a licensed practitioner to a pharmacist for a patient.
General Statutes § 21a-240 (44) and (45) (applies to Chapter 420b:
Dependency Producing Drugs, §§ 21a-240 -- 21a-283a).
Public Acts 2009, No. 09-22, § 3, modified the definition of
"prescription" to include electronic orders, effective October 1, 2009.
See Drug Transactions in the Introduction to Drugs.