Can a chiropractor prescribe drugs?

Answer Chiropractors diagnose and treat patients with conditions of the the musculoskeletal system. They do not dispense drugs nor do they perform surgery. They can offer nutritional, holistic and homeopa... Read More »

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Can a chiropractor prescribe medication?

Chiropractors are trained in specialized chiropractic schools, not medical schools. Although considered a professional degree, and requiring at least four years of schooling, and often more, it doe... Read More »

Can clinical psychologists prescribe drugs?

No, a clinical psychologist may not prescribe drugs unless she works in Louisiana or New Mexico. Is she is also a psychiatrist or holds a medical license then, she may prescribe drugs, according to... Read More »

Can nurse practitioners prescribe drugs?

They absolutely can-- the person who said otherwise is 100% wrong. There are variations in the U.S. from state to state, but you can click on your state here and see the prescribing authority for ... Read More »

Can a clinical psychologist prescribe drugs?

Licensed clinical psychologists who possess a PhD and additional required training may prescribe medication for the treatment of mental illness in the states of Louisiana, New Mexico, and the U.S. ... Read More »