CVS Enacts Script Limits on Opioids for Acute Pain Starting February 2018

October 3, 2017 | Addiction Policy Forum
CVS Pharmacy is announcing that starting on February 1st, 2018, their pharmacies will limit opioid prescriptions to a seven-day supply for certain conditions, becoming the first major retail chain to restrict the distribution of opioid medication. This restriction will apply to patients who are new to pain therapy.