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Schedules of Controlled Substances: Rescheduling of Hydrocodone Combination Products From Schedule III to Schedule II

October 1, 2014 Comments off

Schedules of Controlled Substances: Rescheduling of Hydrocodone Combination Products From Schedule III to Schedule II
Source: U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (via Federal Register)

With the issuance of this final rule, the Administrator of the Drug Enforcement Administration reschedules hydrocodone combination products from schedule III to schedule II of the Controlled Substances Act. This scheduling action is pursuant to the Controlled Substances Act which requires that such actions be made on the record after opportunity for a hearing through formal rulemaking. This action imposes the regulatory controls and administrative, civil, and criminal sanctions applicable to schedule II controlled substances on persons who handle (manufacture, distribute, dispense, import, export, engage in research, conduct instructional activities with, conduct chemical analysis with, or possess) or propose to handle hydrocodone combination products.

See: DEA: Vicodin, Some Other Pain Meds Will Be Harder to Get (Kaiser Health News)

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Drugs of Abuse

October 26, 2011 Comments off

Drugs of Abuse (PDF)
Source: Drug Enforcement Administration (U.S. Department of Justice)

Drugs of Abuse is designed to be a reliable resource on the most popularly abused drugs. This publication delivers clear, scientific information about drugs in a factual, straightforward way, combined with scores of precise photographs shot to scale.

Drugs of Abuse – 2011 Edition

June 17, 2011 Comments off

Drugs of Abuse – 2011 Edition (PDF)
Source: U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

Drugs of Abuse is designed to be a reliable resource on the most popularly abused drugs. This publication delivers clear, scientific information about drugs in a factual, straightforward way, combined with scores of precise photographs shot to scale.

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