Vicodin 5/500 no longer available for prescriptions via Epic@UNC

Per voluntary FDA guidance and per current product availability in local pharmacies, Vicodin 5/500 and the corresponding generic equivalent will no longer be valid product selections for prescription writing via Epic@UNC. At this time these are the only products to be limited per this guidance.

Please be advised that more Rx-only products containing greater than 325 mg of acetaminophen will likely be restricted from prescribing via the Epic@UNC system over time. The FDA guidance can be reviewed at this link.

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