Controlled Substances Act

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Controlled Substances Act

 
a federal law that regulates the prescribing and dispensing of psychoactive drugs, including narcotics, hallucinogens, depressants, and stimulants. See table at drug dependence.

Controlled Substances Act

/Con·trolled Sub·stan·ces Act/ a federal law that regulates the prescribing and dispensing of psychoactive drugs, including narcotics, hallucinogens, depressants, and stimulants.

Controlled Substances Act

a U.S. law enacted in 1970 that regulates the prescribing and dispensing of psychoactive drugs, including stimulants, depressants, and hallucinogens. The act lists five categories of restricted drugs, organized by their medical acceptance, abuse potential, and ability to produce dependence.

Controlled Substances Act

the law that regulates the prescribing and dispensing of dangerous substances, especially psychoactive drugs, including narcotics, hallucinogens, depressants and stimulants.
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The Council urges DEA to make education and training a part of initial and subsequent registration under the Controlled Substances Act of 1970.
Reclamation will operate its facilities and administer its water-related contracts in a manner that is consistent with the Controlled Substances Act of 1970, as amended," Mr DuBray said.
Perhaps the most remarkable thing about the experiment was that it occurred at all, given that psilocybin is banned by the Controlled Substances Act of 1970.
Indeed, Kennedy took care to note that the issue before the court was not the morality of assisted suicide, a matter on which many Oregonians and fellow Americans disagree, but the legality of the attorney general's interpretation of the Controlled Substances Act of 1970.
The DEA says that the Controlled Substances Act of 1970 bars not only marijuana, but any plant with THC, so hemp, even with faint traces, is illegal.
Cannabinoids are classified as a controlled substance under the Federal Controlled Substances Act of 1970.
Marijuana is still illegal on the federal level, classified as a Schedule I controlled substance alongside heroin, lysergic acid diethylamide, or LSD, methaqualone, and other drugs banned under the Controlled Substances Act of 1970.
The medicinal value of marijuana wouldn't be an issue if it weren't for the Controlled Substances Act of 1970, which assigned marijuana a Schedule I designation.
Once the physician has decided to prescribe medication, he or she can then send the prescription to be filled at the VeriMed Pharmacy, where pharmacists also have access to the Information Portal data to fulfill their corresponding responsibility per the Controlled Substances Act of 1970.
Additionally, VeriMed pharmacists utilize this data prior to dispensing to help, among other benefits, ensure compliance with the Controlled Substances Act of 1970 and to confirm the legitimacy of prescription being filled.
According to the Controlled Substances Act of 1970, marijuana has been categorized as "a high potential for abuse", "no accepted medical use in treatment in the United States", and no "accepted level of safety for use under medical supervision.

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