2. A pharmacist may prescribe medication for one of the minor conditions provided for in Schedule I where
(1) the patient has already received a diagnosis for the condition and a physician has prescribed medication for the patient;
(2) the patient’s condition has already been assessed by a specialized nurse practitioner who has prescribed medication for the patient.
A pharmacist must prescribe medication in accordance with the provisions of the Regulation respecting prescriptions by a pharmacist (chapter P-10, r. 18.1).
The prescribed medication must belong to a class of medications of equal or lesser strength than the medication prescribed by the physician or specialized nurse practitioner.