Frequently Asked Questions

Prescription Refills

  1. May a non-controlled substance prescription with authorized refills remaining be refilled at another pharmacy?

    Answer: YES. One refill at a time from one pharmacist to another may be transferred at the express request of the patient.

  2. Can all remaining authorized refills be transferred to another pharmacy at once?

    Answer: NO. Transfers of authorized refills must occur one at a time.

  3. What happens to all the remaining authorized refills?

    Answer: The original pharmacy may continue to dispense the balance of the authorized refills.

Last Updated: November 16, 2009