Medically Accepted Indication Law and Legal Definition

Pursuant to 42 USCS § 1396r-8 [Title 42. The Public Health And Welfare, Chapter 7. Social Security Act, Title XIX. Grants To States For Medical Assistance Programs],the term "medically accepted indication" means any use for a covered outpatient drug which is approved under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act [21 USCS §§ 301 et seq.] or the use of which is supported by one or more citations included or approved for inclusion in any of the compendia described in subsection (g)(1)(B)(i).