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SB23-009

Limit Opioid Prescription And Exception For Intractable Pain

Concerning a per day limit on the amount of an opioid that a prescriber may prescribe to a patient, and, in connection therewith, creating an exception for a patient with intractable pain.
Session:
2023 Regular Session
Subject:
Professions & Occupations
Bill Summary

The bill prohibits a prescriber from issuing to a patient a prescription for an opioid that will be dispensed or administered outside of a health-care facility or the prescriber's practice location if the amount of the opioid exceeds 90 morphine milligram equivalents per day, unless the patient suffers from intractable pain.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)

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Introduced
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Prime Sponsor

Sen. J. Ginal

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