Resources & Information

Dec 18 2017

STOP Act prescribing limits in effect Jan. 1

Provisions of the Strengthen Opioid Misuse Prevention (STOP) Act that limit initial prescriptions for acute and postsurgical pain medication in NC will be in effect. Jan. 1.

To help patients and prescribers prepare, we’ve prepared a prescribing-limits focused version of our STOP Act FAQs.

Find more STOP Act resources and information about NCMB’s opioids initiatives here.