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Document The same drug with two different strengths on one form; how many charges will apply?

Where different strengths of the same drug are ordered as seperate items on the same prescription, only one charge will be applied but a fee will be paid per item.


Fluocinolone acetonide cream 0.0025%
Fluocinolone acetonide cream 0.00625%
= 1 charge and 2 fees

Warfarin tablets 1mg
Warfarin tablets 3mg
Warfarin tablets 5mg
= 1 charge and 3 fees