Triplicate Prescription Program (TPP)


In partnership with pharmacists and dentists, the Council of the College of Physicians & Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA) established the Triplicate Prescription Program (TPP) to monitor the use of certain drugs prone to misuse and abuse for non-medical purposes.

Important Information

Marihuana for Medical Purposes - Patient Medical Document

This document outlines information physicians must collect from a patient seeking marihuana for medical purposes.

CAMH Opioid Dependence Treatment Course
Online Course
Date: February 6 – April 6, 2015
Contact: Gillian Liston, 403-220-6493, email 
For upcoming courses, check the University of Calgary Cumming School of Medicine calendar.

TPP Atlas Available

The Atlas provides Alberta physicians with an update on 2012 TPP medication use.

First Do No Harm: Responding to Canada's Prescription Drug Crisis

National prescription drug misuse strategy released in March 2013

Quick Links

TPP Registration Information


Order TPP Prescription Forms Request TPP Profiles


  • 780-969-4939 or 1-800-561-3899 ext. 4939 (Alberta only)
TPP Updates     Additional information


General Requests (including TPP Profiles)
780-969-4939 or 1-800-561-3899 ext. 4939 (Alberta only)

Ed Jess, Director of Physician Prescribing Practices
780-969-4946 or 1-800-561-3899 ext. 4946 (in Alberta)