In this regard, the High Court has asked the government to issue a circular within 30 days.
Justice Naima Haider and Justice Abu Taher Md. Saifur Rahman's bench issued the order on Monday after hearing a writ petition.
The Human Rights and Peace for Bangladesh moved the court on January 2 highlighting troubles faced by patients due to illegible prescriptions.
The health secretary and Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council's registrar will have to carry out the order.
They will have to inform the court about the progress within six weeks.