(A)   Any druggist may have, in his or her possession, intoxicating liquor purchased by him or her from a licensed vendor under a license pursuant to this chapter or intoxicating liquor lawfully acquired at the place of acquisition and legally transported into the state, and lawfully inspected, gauged and labeled, as provided for in the Liquor Control Act, being RSMo. §§ 311.010 et seq., of the state, the intoxicating liquor to be used in the business of a druggist in compounded medicines or as a solvent or preservant.
   (B)   (1)   Nothing in this chapter shall prevent a regularly licensed druggist, after he or she procures a license therefor in compliance with this chapter, from selling intoxicating liquor in the original package, but not to be drunk, or the package opened on the premises where sold.
      (2)   Nothing in this chapter shall be construed as to limiting the right of a physician to prescribe intoxicating liquor in accordance with his or her professional judgment for any patient at any time or prevent a druggist from selling intoxicating liquor to a person on a prescription from a regularly licensed physician, as above provided.
(2003 Code, § 111.07)  (Ord. passed 1-9-1962)