whether it's legal for pharmacies to dispense a medication against a contraindication or a black box warning

We're getting questions on whether it's legal for pharmacies to dispense a medication against a contraindication or a black box warning.

It is legal, but should only be done under appropriate circumstances...and it requires special attention.

Every prescription drug comes with FDA approved product labeling. This is usually the package insert that is folded tightly in the package.

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