Pharmacy

Osteoporosis Treatment Recommendations

 

 

 

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Dispense as Written (DAW) Product Selection Codes

Retail pharmacists select the appropriate code (listed below) to indicate the prescriber’s intentions on how prescription medication is to be filled. Based on what code is used, reimbursement for the dispensed medication, can be dramatically affected.

0 = No product selection
1 = Substitution not allowed by prescriber
2 = Substitution allowed – patient requested product dispensed
3 = Substitution allowed – pharmacist selected product dispensed
4 = Substitution allowed – generic drug not in stock
5 = Substitution allowed – brand drug dispensed as generic
6 = Override
7 = Substitution not allowed – brand drug mandated by law
8 = Substitution allowed – generic drug not available in the marketplace
9 = Other

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