Propofol diversion and prevention

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Deepika Nayyar
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Propofol diversion and prevention

Dear all,

I wanted to learn your current processes to prevent propofol diversion (storage in the pharmacy, in patient care units, and OR). Do you have it as a controlled medication (if your state does not require it)?

Thank you,