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.

Methadone Maintenance Treatment: Introduction to Clinical Practice

This introductory workshop provides practical information in using methadone for opioid dependence and managing these patients in clinical practice.

Developed primarily for family physicians, but is applicable for pharmacists, nurses, social workers and others involved in methadone maintenance treatment.


Important Information

Marihuana for Medical Purposes - Patient Medical Document

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

TPP Atlas is Now 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)

Dr. Susan Ulan, Senior Medical Advisor
780-969-4930 or 1-800-561-3899 ext. 4930 (in Alberta)

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