TPP ALBERTA MEDICATIONS LIST

PRESCRIBING TPP MEDICATIONS

Medications are added to the TPP list by their generic names. All products containing the listed generic ingredients are included in TPP unless a trade name is specifically excluded. Based on their generic ingredients, new trade name products approved for sale in Canada are automatically included in the TPP Medication List.

Type 1 Medications (Triplicate prescription required)

Click on the medication name below for a product list.
The trade name references should not be viewed as all-inclusive of products included in the Triplicate Prescription Program.

  • Fiorinal, Fiorinal C ¼ & C ½
  • ratio-Tecnal
  • ratio-Tecnal C ¼ & C ½
  • Trianal
  • Trianal C ½
  • Apo-Butorphano
  • PMS-Butorphanol
  • Stadol
  • Torbutrol-Vet
  • Torbugesic-Vet
  • Alfentanil Injection
  • Alfenta, Duragesic patche
  • Innovar-Vet
  • Sufenta, Sufentanil Citrate Injection USP
  • Ratio-Calmydone,
  • Hycodan
  • Novahistex-D
  • Novahistine-DH
  • PMS Hydrocodone
  • Tussionex
  • Dilaudid
  • Hydromorph Contin
  • Jurnista
  • Palladone
  • Ketalar
  • Ketalean
  • Ketaset
  • Rogarsetic
  • Vetalar
  • Demerol
  • Meperidine HCI Injection

May be prescribed only by those physicians authorized by Health Canada for opioid dependency or pain management. Visit the College of Physician & Surgeons of Alberta Methadone Program page for more.

  • Metadol
  • Methadose

EXCEPTIONS: Biphentin® and Concerta® do not require a triplicate prescription

  • Novo-Methylphenidate ER-C
  • PMS Methylphenidate
  • Ratio-Methylphenidate
  • Ritalin
  • Ritalin SR
  • Alti-Morphine Sulfate SR
  • Doloral
  • Kadian
  • M-Eslon
  • Morphine Epidural
  • O.S. Sulfate
  • MS Contin
  • MS-IR, Morphine HP and LP
  • PMS-Morphine Sulfate SR
  • Ratio-Morphine SR
  • Statex
  • Cophylac
  • Endocet
  • Endodan
  • Oxy-IR
  • OxyNEO
  • Percocet
  • Percocet-Demi
  • Percodan
  • PMS-Oxycodone–Acetaminophen
  • Ratio-Oxycocet
  • Ratio-Oxycodan
  • Supeudol
  • Targin
  • Talwin
  • Nucynta

Type 2 Medications (Triplicate prescription NOT required)

Click on the medication name below for a product list.
The trade name references should not be viewed as all-inclusive of products included in the Triplicate Prescription Program.

  • Alprazolam
    • Xanax, Apo-Alpraz, Mylan-Alprazolam
  • Bromazepam
    • Lectopam, Apo-Bromazepam, Teva-Bromazepam
  • Chlordiazepoxide HCL
    • Librax, Apo-Chlordiazepoxide
  • Clobazam
    • Frisium, Pms-Clobazam, Apo-Clobazam
  • Clonazepam
    • Rivotril, Co-Clonazepam, Sandoz-Clonazepam
  • Diazepam
    • Valium, Apo-Diazepam, Pms-Diazepam
  • Estazolam
  • Flurazepam HCI
    • Dalmane, Pms-Flurazepam, Flurazepam
  • Ketazolam
  • Lorazepam
    • Ativan, Ativan sublingual, Apo-Lorazepam, Teva-Lorazepam
  • Midazolam
    • Sandoz-Midazolam, Midazolam HCI Injection
  • Nitrazepam
    • Mogadon, Apo-Nitrazepam, Nitrazadon
  • Oxazepam
    • Oxpram, Riva-Oxazepam, Apo-Oxazepam
  • Temazepam
    • Restoril, Teva-Temazepam, Apo-Temazepam
  • Triazolam
    • Halcion, Penta-Triazolam, Triazolam
  • Zaleplon
    • Starnoc
  • Zolpidem Tartrate
    • Sublinox, Zolpidem Tartrate ODT, Apo-Zolpidem ODT
  • Zopiclone
    • Imovane, Mint-Zopliclone, Rhovane
  • Ratio-Codeine
  • Codeine Contin
  • Tylenol w/Codeine #1
  • Tylenol w/Codeine #2
  • Tylenol w/Codeine #3
  • Atasol 15
  • Atasol 8
  • Atasol 30
  • Ratio-Lenoltec preparations with Codeine
  • Calmylin Codeine Syrup
  • Calmylin ACE
  • Robitussin AC
  • Ratio-Cotridin
  • Co-Actifed
  • Biphentin®
  • Concerta®

Note: Generic products for above and Ritalin SR remain as Type 1 medications.

VETERINARY SPECIFIC MEDICATIONS

Triplicate required for Type 1, Type 2 and additional medications listed below:

  • Epiphen
  • Euthansol
  • Euthanyl
  • Dorminal
  • Testosterone Proprionate Inj
  • Uni-Test Inj
  • Uni-Test Suspension
  • Synovex
  • Durela
  • Tramacet
  • Ralivia
  • Ultram

TPP Resources


WE CAN HELP

Physicians, pharmacists and other healthcare providers

Contact Triplicate Prescription Program

1-800-561-3899 (in Canada) ext. 4939

TPPInfo@cpsa.ab.ca

Patients

The College does not provide a list of physicians prescribing specific medications.

Other inquiries

Ed Jess, Director

Prescribing & Analytics

Ed.Jess@cpsa.ab.ca

780-969-4946