How should dentists prescribe, store, order and dispose of controlled drugs?

· UKMi

This updated Q&A aims to explain controlled drug legislation relevant to primary care dental practice. Includes prescribing for NHS and private patients, ordering/requisitioning, storage and disposal, Standards Operating Procedures and the CQC’s role.

This Medicines Q&A has not been updated since 2016 but is currently being updated (due Spring 2021)