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Can doctors prescribe medication through healthtap?

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Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 51 years experience
Limited: Psychiatric medications, controlled substances by the FDA and life style medications can not be prescribed by health care doctor according to the instructions they receive from the HealthTap.com
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
With state license: HealthTap physicians can only prescribe in States where they hold a valid license to practice and only for patients who belong to that physician's Virtual practice. Additionally , neither narcotics or drugs for psychiatric or mood disorders can be prescribed via HealthTap. Some patients subsequently visit HealthTap Drs in person, in which case all manner of medications can be prescribed.

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