(5) To protect children from serious personal injury or serious illness resulting from handling, using, or
ingesting controlled substances, legend drugs and other potentially harmful medicinal agents dispensed for animal use that is in a dosage form intended for oral administration shall be dispensed in childproof containers by all practitioners of veterinary medicine. The containers are to be designed and constructed to be significantly difficult for children under 5 years of age to open or obtain a toxic or harmful amount of the substance contained therein.
Veterinary-client-patient relationship as used in this rule shall be defined as a relationship created by actual examination by the veterinarian of the annual or a representative segment of a consignment or herd.
RULE NUMBER: 930-X-1-.10
TITLE OF RULE: RULES OF PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT / GROUNDS OF DISCIPLINE
(20) Upon complaint and within its discretion, the Board may revoke or suspend the license of or otherwise discipline any licensed veterinarian under this rule. Grounds for disciplinary action shall include, but not be limited to, the following:
(ii) Providing veterinary drugs and medicines for resale to veterinary practitioners and other
veterinary wholesalers without a Wholesale Veterinary Drug Distributor’s permit issued by the
Alabama Board of Pharmacy.