Doctors providing consults for Cirrus Medical Network (CirrusMED) members offer prescriptions for a wide range of conditions within the scope of telemedicine. These include, but are not limited to, drug classes such as those listed below:
- Allergies, Cold &Flu
- Arthritis & Pain (non-narcotic)
- Ear Health
- Fungal Infections
- Gastrointestinal Health
- Heart Health & Blood Pressure
- Men's Health
- Mental Health
- Skin Conditions
- Thyroid Conditions
- Vitamins & Nutritional Health
- Women's Health
- Other Medical Conditions
It is important to note that CirrusMED is not a drug fulfillment warehouse. Patients may have their prescription medications monitored and refilled per the discretion of the individual network physician.
In the event a doctor does prescribe medication, he/she will limit the supply based on state regulations.
Maximum duration of prescriptions based on membership level:
- One-Time Consult - 30 days
- Monthly Membership - 30 days while active (refilled month to month)
- 3-Month Membership - 90 days
- Annual Membership - 90 days, with 3 refills
CirrusMED physicians can send prescriptions electronically, "call-in", or fax to most U.S. pharmacies, including "mail-order" pharmacies.
Short-term prescriptions for maintenance medicines may also be obtained in cases where a member is in transition to a new doctor or traveling.
Cirrus Medical Network doctors DO NOT issue prescriptions for medicines controlled by the DEA*, non-therapeutic, and/or certain other drugs which may be harmful because of their potential for abuse. Prescriptions are not available for international consults.
*Here is a list of controlled medications => http://www.deadiversion.usdoj.gov/schedules/orangebook/c_cs_alpha.pdf
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