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- Alaska Statutes.
- Title 8. Business and Professions
- Chapter 64. Medicine
- Section 367. Use of Amygdalin (Laetrile).
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AS 08.64.367. Use of Amygdalin (Laetrile).
- (a) A physician may not be subject to disciplinary action by the State Medical Board for prescribing or administering
amygdalin (laetrile) to a patient under the physician's care who has requested the substance unless the State Medical
Board in a hearing conducted under AS 44.62 (Administrative
Procedure Act) has made a formal finding that the substance is harmful.
- (b) A hospital or health facility may not interfere with the physician-patient relationship by restricting or forbidding
the use of amygdalin (laetrile) when prescribed or administered by a physician and requested by a patient unless the
substance as prescribed or administered by the physician is found to be harmful by the State Medical Board in a hearing
conducted under the provisions of AS 44.62 (Administrative
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