Following months of subject matter hearings and re-writes, the City Council’s Finance Committee quickly approved an ordinance from Finance Chair Ed Burke (14) that would restrict the number of prescriptions pharmacists can fill. The initiative, born out of a Chicago Tribune investigation, attempts to give pharmacists more time to warn patients of potential deadly drug interactions and reduce the number of inaccurately filled prescriptions.

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