It is illegal to manufacture, possess, supply a controlled drug unless you have a licence
for that class of drug.
Prescription of controlled drugs must follow certain procedures. Diverting or giving away
controlled substances is illegal. A physician may be banned from prescribing controlled drugs if caught breaching the rules.
Physicians must exercise care in dispensing controlled or harmful drugs. Sale
of poisons is forbidden.
It is forbidden to write prescriptions using secret formulas that only some pharmacists
know is unethical
fraud is committed by billing for medicine not delivered.
fraud is billing for services not performed or billing for non-existent patients.
fraud is using equipment that is really not needed or using equipment of poorer quality.
is unethical for a physician to get financial advantage from prescriptions to be filled by pharmacies he owns
Kick-backs from pharmacies are unethical and are illegal.