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Arizona Medical Board
Arizona Medical Board
Official Website of the
Arizona Medical Board
The Board's mission is to protect public health and safety.


Does Arizona have a State Controlled Substance Number?

No, we require only the Federal Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) number.


Is it against Arizona statute for a physician to write prescriptions for his/her family?

Yes, it is considered "unprofessional conduct" to prescribe or dispense controlled substances to members of one's immediate family.