Substance P: An eleven-amino acid neurotransmitter that appears in both the central and peripheral nervous systems. It is involved in transmission of PAIN, causes rapid contractions of the gastrointestinal smooth muscle, and modulates inflammatory and immune responses.Substance-Related Disorders: Disorders related to substance abuse.Receptors, Neurokinin-1: A class of cell surface receptors for TACHYKININS with a preference for SUBSTANCE P. Neurokinin-1 (NK-1) receptors have been cloned and are members of the G protein coupled receptor superfamily. They are found on many cell types including central and peripheral neurons, smooth muscle cells, acinar cells, endothelial cells, fibroblasts, and immune cells.Substance Abuse Treatment Centers: Health facilities providing therapy and/or rehabilitation for substance-dependent individuals. Methadone distribution centers are included.Thiobarbituric Acid Reactive Substances: Low-molecular-weight end products, probably malondialdehyde, that are formed during the decomposition of lipid peroxidation products. These compounds react with thiobarbituric acid to form a fluorescent red adduct.Humic Substances: Organic matter in a state of advanced decay, after passing through the stages of COMPOST and PEAT and before becoming lignite (COAL). It is composed of a heterogenous mixture of compounds including phenolic radicals and acids that polymerize and are not easily separated nor analyzed. (E.A. Ghabbour & G. Davies, eds. Humic Substances, 2001).Hazardous Substances: Elements, compounds, mixtures, or solutions that are considered severely harmful to human health and the environment. They include substances that are toxic, corrosive, flammable, or explosive.Diagnosis, Dual (Psychiatry): The co-existence of a substance abuse disorder with a psychiatric disorder. The diagnostic principle is based on the fact that it has been found often that chemically dependent patients also have psychiatric problems of various degrees of severity.Tachykinins: A family of biologically active peptides sharing a common conserved C-terminal sequence, -Phe-X-Gly-Leu-Met-NH2, where X is either an aromatic or a branched aliphatic amino acid. Members of this family have been found in mammals, amphibians, and mollusks. Tachykinins have diverse pharmacological actions in the central nervous system and the cardiovascular, genitourinary, respiratory, and gastrointestinal systems, as well as in glandular tissues. This diversity of activity is due to the existence of three or more subtypes of tachykinin receptors.Neurokinin-1 Receptor Antagonists: Compounds that inhibit or block the activity of NEUROKININ-1 RECEPTORS.Street Drugs: Drugs obtained and often manufactured illegally for the subjective effects they are said to produce. They are often distributed in urban areas, but are also available in suburban and rural areas, and tend to be grossly impure and may cause unexpected toxicity.Neurokinin A: A mammalian neuropeptide of 10 amino acids that belongs to the tachykinin family. It is similar in structure and action to SUBSTANCE P and NEUROKININ B with the ability to excite neurons, dilate blood vessels, and contract smooth muscles, such as those in the BRONCHI.Marijuana Abuse: The excessive use of marijuana with associated psychological symptoms and impairment in social or occupational functioning.Substance Abuse Detection: Detection of drugs that have been abused, overused, or misused, including legal and illegal drugs. Urine screening is the usual method of detection.Anseriformes: An order of BIRDS comprising the waterfowl, particularly DUCKS; GEESE; swans; and screamers.Alcoholism: A primary, chronic disease with genetic, psychosocial, and environmental factors influencing its development and manifestations. The disease is often progressive and fatal. It is characterized by impaired control over drinking, preoccupation with the drug alcohol, use of alcohol despite adverse consequences, and distortions in thinking, most notably denial. Each of these symptoms may be continuous or periodic. (Morse & Flavin for the Joint Commission of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence and the American Society of Addiction Medicine to Study the Definition and Criteria for the Diagnosis of Alcoholism: in JAMA 1992;268:1012-4)Drug and Narcotic Control: Control of drug and narcotic use by international agreement, or by institutional systems for handling prescribed drugs. This includes regulations concerned with the manufacturing, dispensing, approval (DRUG APPROVAL), and marketing of drugs.Residential Treatment: A specialized residential treatment program for behavior disorders including substance abuse. It may include therapeutically planned group living and learning situations including teaching of adaptive skills to help patient functioning in the community. (From Kahn, A. P. and Fawcett, J. Encyclopedia of Mental Health, 1993, p320.)Adolescent Behavior: Any observable response or action of an adolescent.Mental Disorders: Psychiatric illness or diseases manifested by breakdowns in the adaptational process expressed primarily as abnormalities of thought, feeling, and behavior producing either distress or impairment of function.Controlled Substances: Drugs or chemical agents whose manufacture, possession, or use are regulated by government. This may include narcotics and prescription medications.Physalaemin: An oligopeptide isolated from the skin of Physalaemus fuscumaculatus, a South American frog. It is a typical kinin, resembling SUBSTANCE P in structure and action and has been proposed as a sialagogue, antihypertensive, and vasodilator.Marijuana Smoking: Inhaling and exhaling the smoke from CANNABIS.United StatesReceptors, Neurokinin-2: A class of cell surface receptors for tachykinins that prefers neurokinin A; (NKA, substance K, neurokinin alpha, neuromedin L), neuropeptide K; (NPK); or neuropeptide gamma over other tachykinins. Neurokinin-2 (NK-2) receptors have been cloned and are similar to other G-protein coupled receptors.United States Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: An agency of the PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE concerned with the overall planning, promoting, and administering of programs pertaining to substance abuse and mental health. It is commonly referred to by the acronym SAMHSA. On 1 October 1992, the United States Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration (ADAMHA) became SAMHSA.Receptors, Tachykinin: Cell surface proteins that bind TACHYKININS with high affinity and trigger intracellular changes influencing the behavior of cells. Three classes of tachykinin receptors have been characterized, the NK-1; NK-2; and NK-3; which prefer, respectively, SUBSTANCE P; NEUROKININ A; and NEUROKININ B.Eledoisin: A peptide extracted from the posterior salivary glands of certain small octopi (Eledone spp., Mollusca), or obtained by synthesis. Its actions resemble those of SUBSTANCE P; it is a potent vasodilator and increases capillary permeability. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1364)Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide: Calcitonin gene-related peptide. A 37-amino acid peptide derived from the calcitonin gene. It occurs as a result of alternative processing of mRNA from the calcitonin gene. The neuropeptide is widely distributed in neural tissue of the brain, gut, perivascular nerves, and other tissue. The peptide produces multiple biological effects and has both circulatory and neurotransmitter modes of action. In particular, it is a potent endogenous vasodilator.Capsaicin: An alkylamide found in CAPSICUM that acts at TRPV CATION CHANNELS.Alcohol Drinking: Behaviors associated with the ingesting of alcoholic beverages, including social drinking.Risk-Taking: Undertaking a task involving a challenge for achievement or a desirable goal in which there is a lack of certainty or a fear of failure. It may also include the exhibiting of certain behaviors whose outcomes may present a risk to the individual or to those associated with him or her.Opioid-Related Disorders: Disorders related or resulting from abuse or mis-use of opioids.Comorbidity: The presence of co-existing or additional diseases with reference to an initial diagnosis or with reference to the index condition that is the subject of study. Comorbidity may affect the ability of affected individuals to function and also their survival; it may be used as a prognostic indicator for length of hospital stay, cost factors, and outcome or survival.Cocaine-Related Disorders: Disorders related or resulting from use of cocaine.Testicular Hormones: Hormones produced in the testis.Guinea Pigs: A common name used for the genus Cavia. The most common species is Cavia porcellus which is the domesticated guinea pig used for pets and biomedical research.Juvenile Delinquency: The antisocial acts of children or persons under age which are illegal or lawfully interpreted as constituting delinquency.Autacoids: A chemically diverse group of substances produced by various tissues in the body that cause slow contraction of smooth muscle; they have other intense but varied pharmacologic activities.Receptors, Neurotransmitter: Cell surface receptors that bind signalling molecules released by neurons and convert these signals into intracellular changes influencing the behavior of cells. Neurotransmitter is used here in its most general sense, including not only messengers that act to regulate ion channels, but also those which act on second messenger systems and those which may act at a distance from their release sites. Included are receptors for neuromodulators, neuroregulators, neuromediators, and neurohumors, whether or not located at synapses.Angina, Unstable: Precordial pain at rest, which may precede a MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Psychotropic Drugs: A loosely defined grouping of drugs that have effects on psychological function. Here the psychotropic agents include the antidepressive agents, hallucinogens, and tranquilizing agents (including the antipsychotics and anti-anxiety agents).QuinuclidinesLongitudinal Studies: Studies in which variables relating to an individual or group of individuals are assessed over a period of time.Dose-Response Relationship, Drug: The relationship between the dose of an administered drug and the response of the organism to the drug.Drug Users: People who take drugs for a non-therapeutic or non-medical effect. The drugs may be legal or illegal, but their use often results in adverse medical, legal, or social consequences for the users.Tissue Extracts: Preparations made from animal tissues or organs (ANIMAL STRUCTURES). They usually contain many components, any one of which may be pharmacologically or physiologically active. Tissue extracts may contain specific, but uncharacterized factors or proteins with specific actions.Behavior, Addictive: The observable, measurable, and often pathological activity of an organism that portrays its inability to overcome a habit resulting in an insatiable craving for a substance or for performing certain acts. The addictive behavior includes the emotional and physical overdependence on the object of habit in increasing amount or frequency.Doping in Sports: Illegitimate use of substances for a desired effect in competitive sports. It includes humans and animals.Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders: Categorical classification of MENTAL DISORDERS based on criteria sets with defining features. It is produced by the American Psychiatric Association. (DSM-IV, page xxii)Risk Factors: An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.Questionnaires: Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.Neurokinin B: A mammalian neuropeptide of 10 amino acids that belongs to the tachykinin family. It is similar in structure and action to SUBSTANCE P and NEUROKININ A with the ability to excite neurons, dilate blood vessels, and contract smooth muscles, such as those in the URINARY BLADDER and UTERUS.Crime: A violation of the criminal law, i.e., a breach of the conduct code specifically sanctioned by the state, which through its administrative agencies prosecutes offenders and imposes and administers punishments. The concept includes unacceptable actions whether prosecuted or going unpunished.Prevalence: The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide: A highly basic, 28 amino acid neuropeptide released from intestinal mucosa. It has a wide range of biological actions affecting the cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, and respiratory systems and is neuroprotective. It binds special receptors (RECEPTORS, VASOACTIVE INTESTINAL PEPTIDE).Family Therapy: A form of group psychotherapy. It involves treatment of more than one member of the family simultaneously in the same session.Psychiatric Status Rating Scales: Standardized procedures utilizing rating scales or interview schedules carried out by health personnel for evaluating the degree of mental illness.Motivation: Those factors which cause an organism to behave or act in either a goal-seeking or satisfying manner. They may be influenced by physiological drives or by external stimuli.Criminals: Persons who have committed a crime or have been convicted of a crime.Chromatography, High Pressure Liquid: Liquid chromatographic techniques which feature high inlet pressures, high sensitivity, and high speed.Interview, Psychological: A directed conversation aimed at eliciting information for psychiatric diagnosis, evaluation, treatment planning, etc. The interview may be conducted by a social worker or psychologist.Violence: Individual or group aggressive behavior which is socially non-acceptable, turbulent, and often destructive. It is precipitated by frustrations, hostility, prejudices, etc.Neuropeptides: Peptides released by NEURONS as intercellular messengers. Many neuropeptides are also hormones released by non-neuronal cells.Smoking: Inhaling and exhaling the smoke of burning TOBACCO.Anti-Mullerian Hormone: A glycoprotein that causes regression of MULLERIAN DUCTS. It is produced by SERTOLI CELLS of the TESTES. In the absence of this hormone, the Mullerian ducts develop into structures of the female reproductive tract. In males, defects of this hormone result in persistent Mullerian duct, a form of MALE PSEUDOHERMAPHRODITISM.Social Environment: The aggregate of social and cultural institutions, forms, patterns, and processes that influence the life of an individual or community.PrisonersCannabis: The plant genus in the Cannabaceae plant family, Urticales order, Hamamelidae subclass. The flowering tops are called many slang terms including pot, marijuana, hashish, bhang, and ganja. The stem is an important source of hemp fiber.Antisocial Personality Disorder: A personality disorder whose essential feature is a pervasive pattern of disregard for, and violation of, the rights of others that begins in childhood or early adolescence and continues into adulthood. The individual must be at least age 18 and must have a history of some symptoms of CONDUCT DISORDER before age 15. (From DSM-IV, 1994)Isoindoles: Benzopyrroles with the nitrogen at the number two carbon, in contrast to INDOLES which have the nitrogen adjacent to the six-membered ring.Alcohol-Related Disorders: Disorders related to or resulting from abuse or mis-use of alcohol.Conduct Disorder: A repetitive and persistent pattern of behavior in which the basic rights of others or major age-appropriate societal norms or rules are violated. These behaviors include aggressive conduct that causes or threatens physical harm to other people or animals, nonaggressive conduct that causes property loss or damage, deceitfulness or theft, and serious violations of rules. The onset is before age 18. (From DSM-IV, 1994)Legislation, Drug: Laws concerned with manufacturing, dispensing, and marketing of drugs.Cardenolides: C(23)-steroids with methyl groups at C-10 and C-13 and a five-membered lactone at C-17. They are aglycone constituents of CARDIAC GLYCOSIDES and must have at least one double bond in the molecule. The class includes cardadienolides and cardatrienolides. Members include DIGITOXIN and DIGOXIN and their derivatives and the STROPHANTHINS.Rats, Wistar: A strain of albino rat developed at the Wistar Institute that has spread widely at other institutions. This has markedly diluted the original strain.Rats, Sprague-Dawley: A strain of albino rat used widely for experimental purposes because of its calmness and ease of handling. It was developed by the Sprague-Dawley Animal Company.Homeless Persons: Persons who have no permanent residence. The concept excludes nomadic peoples.Lipid Peroxidation: Peroxidase catalyzed oxidation of lipids using hydrogen peroxide as an electron acceptor.SRS-A: A group of LEUKOTRIENES; (LTC4; LTD4; and LTE4) that is the major mediator of BRONCHOCONSTRICTION; HYPERSENSITIVITY; and other allergic reactions. Earlier studies described a "slow-reacting substance of ANAPHYLAXIS" released from lung by cobra venom or after anaphylactic shock. The relationship between SRS-A leukotrienes was established by UV which showed the presence of the conjugated triene. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)Sexual Behavior: Sexual activities of humans.Amphetamine-Related Disorders: Disorders related or resulting from use of amphetamines.Crime Victims: Individuals subjected to and adversely affected by criminal activity. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 1994)Cross-Sectional Studies: Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.Mental Health Services: Organized services to provide mental health care.Receptors, Neurokinin-3: A class of cell surface receptors for tachykinins that prefers neurokinin B (neurokinin beta, neuromedin K) over other tachykinins. Neurokinin-3 (NK-3) receptors have been cloned and are members of the G-protein coupled receptor superfamily. They have been found in the central nervous system and in peripheral tissues.Plant Extracts: Concentrated pharmaceutical preparations of plants obtained by removing active constituents with a suitable solvent, which is evaporated away, and adjusting the residue to a prescribed standard.Child of Impaired Parents: Child with one or more parents afflicted by a physical or mental disorder.Mood Disorders: Those disorders that have a disturbance in mood as their predominant feature.Biological Assay: A method of measuring the effects of a biologically active substance using an intermediate in vivo or in vitro tissue or cell model under controlled conditions. It includes virulence studies in animal fetuses in utero, mouse convulsion bioassay of insulin, quantitation of tumor-initiator systems in mouse skin, calculation of potentiating effects of a hormonal factor in an isolated strip of contracting stomach muscle, etc.Substance Withdrawal Syndrome: Physiological and psychological symptoms associated with withdrawal from the use of a drug after prolonged administration or habituation. The concept includes withdrawal from smoking or drinking, as well as withdrawal from an administered drug.Bradykinin: A nonapeptide messenger that is enzymatically produced from KALLIDIN in the blood where it is a potent but short-lived agent of arteriolar dilation and increased capillary permeability. Bradykinin is also released from MAST CELLS during asthma attacks, from gut walls as a gastrointestinal vasodilator, from damaged tissues as a pain signal, and may be a neurotransmitter.Rabbits: The species Oryctolagus cuniculus, in the family Leporidae, order LAGOMORPHA. Rabbits are born in burrows, furless, and with eyes and ears closed. In contrast with HARES, rabbits have 22 chromosome pairs.Crinivirus: A genus of plant viruses in the family CLOSTEROVIRIDAE. Transmission is by whiteflies. Lettuce infectious yellows virus is the type species.Sex Factors: Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.Rats, Inbred Strains: Genetically identical individuals developed from brother and sister matings which have been carried out for twenty or more generations or by parent x offspring matings carried out with certain restrictions. This also includes animals with a long history of closed colony breeding.Central Nervous System Stimulants: A loosely defined group of drugs that tend to increase behavioral alertness, agitation, or excitation. They work by a variety of mechanisms, but usually not by direct excitation of neurons. The many drugs that have such actions as side effects to their main therapeutic use are not included here.Neurotransmitter Agents: Substances used for their pharmacological actions on any aspect of neurotransmitter systems. Neurotransmitter agents include agonists, antagonists, degradation inhibitors, uptake inhibitors, depleters, precursors, and modulators of receptor function.Designer Drugs: Drugs designed and synthesized, often for illegal street use, by modification of existing drug structures (e.g., amphetamines). Of special interest are MPTP (a reverse ester of meperidine), MDA (3,4-methylenedioxyamphetamine), and MDMA (3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine). Many drugs act on the aminergic system, the physiologically active biogenic amines.Criminal Law: A branch of law that defines criminal offenses, regulates the apprehension, charging and trial of suspected persons, and fixes the penalties and modes of treatment applicable to convicted offenders.Narcotics: Agents that induce NARCOSIS. Narcotics include agents that cause somnolence or induced sleep (STUPOR); natural or synthetic derivatives of OPIUM or MORPHINE or any substance that has such effects. They are potent inducers of ANALGESIA and OPIOID-RELATED DISORDERS.Spinal Cord: A cylindrical column of tissue that lies within the vertebral canal. It is composed of WHITE MATTER and GRAY MATTER.Serotonin: A biochemical messenger and regulator, synthesized from the essential amino acid L-TRYPTOPHAN. In humans it is found primarily in the central nervous system, gastrointestinal tract, and blood platelets. Serotonin mediates several important physiological functions including neurotransmission, gastrointestinal motility, hemostasis, and cardiovascular integrity. Multiple receptor families (RECEPTORS, SEROTONIN) explain the broad physiological actions and distribution of this biochemical mediator.National Institute on Drug Abuse (U.S.): Component of the NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH. It supports a comprehensive research portfolio that focuses on the biological, social, behavioral and neuroscientific bases of drug abuse on the body and brain as well as its causes, prevention, and treatment. NIDA, NIAAA, and NIMH were created as coequal institutes within the Alcohol, Drug Abuse and Mental Health Administration in 1974. It was established within the NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH in 1992.Muscle, Smooth: Unstriated and unstriped muscle, one of the muscles of the internal organs, blood vessels, hair follicles, etc. Contractile elements are elongated, usually spindle-shaped cells with centrally located nuclei. Smooth muscle fibers are bound together into sheets or bundles by reticular fibers and frequently elastic nets are also abundant. (From Stedman, 25th ed)Psychotherapy, Group: A form of therapy in which two or more patients participate under the guidance of one or more psychotherapists for the purpose of treating emotional disturbances, social maladjustments, and psychotic states.Cognitive Therapy: A direct form of psychotherapy based on the interpretation of situations (cognitive structure of experiences) that determine how an individual feels and behaves. It is based on the premise that cognition, the process of acquiring knowledge and forming beliefs, is a primary determinant of mood and behavior. The therapy uses behavioral and verbal techniques to identify and correct negative thinking that is at the root of the aberrant behavior.Prescription Drugs: Drugs that cannot be sold legally without a prescription.Acetylcholine: A neurotransmitter found at neuromuscular junctions, autonomic ganglia, parasympathetic effector junctions, a subset of sympathetic effector junctions, and at many sites in the central nervous system.Substance Abuse, Intravenous: Abuse, overuse, or misuse of a substance by its injection into a vein.Halfway Houses: Specialized residences for persons who do not require full hospitalization, and are not well enough to function completely within the community without professional supervision, protection and support.Treatment Outcome: Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.Histamine: An amine derived by enzymatic decarboxylation of HISTIDINE. It is a powerful stimulant of gastric secretion, a constrictor of bronchial smooth muscle, a vasodilator, and also a centrally acting neurotransmitter.Models, Psychological: Theoretical representations that simulate psychological processes and/or social processes. These include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.Tobacco Use Disorder: Tobacco used to the detriment of a person's health or social functioning. Tobacco dependence is included.Methamphetamine: A central nervous system stimulant and sympathomimetic with actions and uses similar to DEXTROAMPHETAMINE. The smokable form is a drug of abuse and is referred to as crank, crystal, crystal meth, ice, and speed.Social Identification: The process by which an aspect of self image is developed based on in-group preference or ethnocentrism and a perception of belonging to a social or cultural group. (From APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed.)Muscle Contraction: A process leading to shortening and/or development of tension in muscle tissue. Muscle contraction occurs by a sliding filament mechanism whereby actin filaments slide inward among the myosin filaments.Biphenyl CompoundsCells, Cultured: Cells propagated in vitro in special media conducive to their growth. Cultured cells are used to study developmental, morphologic, metabolic, physiologic, and genetic processes, among others.Inhalant Abuse: Illicit use of chemicals and products whose vapors can be inhaled to produce a rapid mind-altering effect. Inhalants include aerosols, gases, and volatile solvents that are often inhaled repeatedly to achieve the short-lived intoxicating effect.Atropine: An alkaloid, originally from Atropa belladonna, but found in other plants, mainly SOLANACEAE. Hyoscyamine is the 3(S)-endo isomer of atropine.Data Collection: Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.Homeless Youth: Runaway and homeless children and adolescents living on the streets of cities and having no fixed place of residence.Collagen Type X: A non-fibrillar collagen found primarily in terminally differentiated hypertrophic CHONDROCYTES. It is a homotrimer of three identical alpha1(X) subunits.Neurogenic Inflammation: Inflammation caused by an injurious stimulus of peripheral neurons and resulting in release of neuropeptides which affect vascular permeability and help initiate proinflammatory and immune reactions at the site of injury.Heroin Dependence: Strong dependence, both physiological and emotional, upon heroin.Radioimmunoassay: Classic quantitative assay for detection of antigen-antibody reactions using a radioactively labeled substance (radioligand) either directly or indirectly to measure the binding of the unlabeled substance to a specific antibody or other receptor system. Non-immunogenic substances (e.g., haptens) can be measured if coupled to larger carrier proteins (e.g., bovine gamma-globulin or human serum albumin) capable of inducing antibody formation.Child Abuse: Abuse of children in a family, institutional, or other setting. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 1994)Neurons, Afferent: Neurons which conduct NERVE IMPULSES to the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM.Methadone: A synthetic opioid that is used as the hydrochloride. It is an opioid analgesic that is primarily a mu-opioid agonist. It has actions and uses similar to those of MORPHINE. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1082-3)Age Factors: Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.Group Homes: Housing for groups of patients, children, or others who need or desire emotional or physical support. They are usually established as planned, single housekeeping units in residential dwellings that provide care and supervision for small groups of residents, who, although unrelated, live together as a family.Gambling: An activity distinguished primarily by an element of risk in trying to obtain a desired goal, e.g., playing a game of chance for money.Impulsive Behavior: An act performed without delay, reflection, voluntary direction or obvious control in response to a stimulus.Ileum: The distal and narrowest portion of the SMALL INTESTINE, between the JEJUNUM and the ILEOCECAL VALVE of the LARGE INTESTINE.Logistic Models: Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.Antioxidants: Naturally occurring or synthetic substances that inhibit or retard the oxidation of a substance to which it is added. They counteract the harmful and damaging effects of oxidation in animal tissues.Brain: The part of CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM that is contained within the skull (CRANIUM). Arising from the NEURAL TUBE, the embryonic brain is comprised of three major parts including PROSENCEPHALON (the forebrain); MESENCEPHALON (the midbrain); and RHOMBENCEPHALON (the hindbrain). The developed brain consists of CEREBRUM; CEREBELLUM; and other structures in the BRAIN STEM.Arthritis, Reactive: An aseptic, inflammatory arthritis developing secondary to a primary extra-articular infection, most typically of the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT or UROGENITAL SYSTEM. The initiating trigger pathogens are usually SHIGELLA; SALMONELLA; YERSINIA; CAMPYLOBACTER; or CHLAMYDIA TRACHOMATIS. Reactive arthritis is strongly associated with HLA-B27 ANTIGEN.Health Surveys: A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic: A class of traumatic stress disorders with symptoms that last more than one month. There are various forms of post-traumatic stress disorder, depending on the time of onset and the duration of these stress symptoms. In the acute form, the duration of the symptoms is between 1 to 3 months. In the chronic form, symptoms last more than 3 months. With delayed onset, symptoms develop more than 6 months after the traumatic event.Anxiety Disorders: Persistent and disabling ANXIETY.Physician Impairment: The physician's inability to practice medicine with reasonable skill and safety to the patient due to the physician's disability. Common causes include alcohol and drug abuse, mental illness, physical disability, and senility.HIV Infections: Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).Depression: Depressive states usually of moderate intensity in contrast with major depression present in neurotic and psychotic disorders.Toxicology: The science concerned with the detection, chemical composition, and biological action of toxic substances or poisons and the treatment and prevention of toxic manifestations.Unsafe Sex: Sexual behaviors which are high-risk for contracting SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES or for producing PREGNANCY.Kassinin: Dodecapeptide tachykinin found in the central nervous system of the amphibian Kassina senegalensis. It is similar in structure and action to other tachykinins, but is especially effective in contracting smooth muscle tissue and stimulating the micturition reflex.Parent-Child Relations: The interactions between parent and child.Drug Contamination: The presence of organisms, or any foreign material that makes a drug preparation impure.Analgesics, Opioid: Compounds with activity like OPIATE ALKALOIDS, acting at OPIOID RECEPTORS. Properties include induction of ANALGESIA or NARCOSIS.Pain: An unpleasant sensation induced by noxious stimuli which are detected by NERVE ENDINGS of NOCICEPTIVE NEURONS.Dental Offices: The room or rooms in which the dentist and dental staff provide care. Offices include all rooms in the dentist's office suite.Psychoses, Substance-Induced: Psychotic organic mental disorders resulting from the toxic effect of drugs and chemicals or other harmful substance.ArkansasSuicide, Attempted: The unsuccessful attempt to kill oneself.KentuckyNeurons: The basic cellular units of nervous tissue. Each neuron consists of a body, an axon, and dendrites. Their purpose is to receive, conduct, and transmit impulses in the NERVOUS SYSTEM.Therapeutic Community: Psychotherapeutic technique which emphasizes socioenvironmental and interpersonal influences in the resocialization and rehabilitation of the patient. The setting is usually a hospital unit or ward in which professional and nonprofessional staff interact with the patients.Analysis of Variance: A statistical technique that isolates and assesses the contributions of categorical independent variables to variation in the mean of a continuous dependent variable.Pregnancy: The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.Prisons: Penal institutions, or places of confinement for war prisoners.Parenting: Performing the role of a parent by care-giving, nurturance, and protection of the child by a natural or substitute parent. The parent supports the child by exercising authority and through consistent, empathic, appropriate behavior in response to the child's needs. PARENTING differs from CHILD REARING in that in child rearing the emphasis is on the act of training or bringing up the children and the interaction between the parent and child, while parenting emphasizes the responsibility and qualities of exemplary behavior of the parent.Adolescent Development: The continuous sequential physiological and psychological changes during ADOLESCENCE, approximately between the age of 13 and 18.Enkephalin, Methionine: One of the endogenous pentapeptides with morphine-like activity. It differs from LEU-ENKEPHALIN by the amino acid METHIONINE in position 5. Its first four amino acid sequence is identical to the tetrapeptide sequence at the N-terminal of BETA-ENDORPHIN.Electric Stimulation: Use of electric potential or currents to elicit biological responses.Bisexuality: The sexual attraction or relationship between members of both the same and the opposite SEX.Prescription Drug Misuse: Improper use of drugs or medications outside the intended purpose, scope, or guidelines for use. This is in contrast to MEDICATION ADHERENCE, and distinguished from DRUG ABUSE, which is a deliberate or willful action.Bipolar Disorder: A major affective disorder marked by severe mood swings (manic or major depressive episodes) and a tendency to remission and recurrence.Hispanic Americans: Persons living in the United States of Mexican (MEXICAN AMERICANS), Puerto Rican, Cuban, Central or South American, or other Spanish culture or origin. The concept does not include Brazilian Americans or Portuguese Americans.Caustics: Strong alkaline chemicals that destroy soft body tissues resulting in a deep, penetrating type of burn, in contrast to corrosives, that result in a more superficial type of damage via chemical means or inflammation. Caustics are usually hydroxides of light metals. SODIUM HYDROXIDE and potassium hydroxide are the most widely used caustic agents in industry. Medically, they have been used externally to remove diseased or dead tissues and destroy warts and small tumors. The accidental ingestion of products (household and industrial) containing caustic ingredients results in thousands of injuries per year.Mullerian Ducts: A pair of ducts near the WOLFFIAN DUCTS in a developing embryo. In the male embryo, they degenerate with the appearance of testicular ANTI-MULLERIAN HORMONE. In the absence of anti-mullerian hormone, mullerian ducts give rise to the female reproductive tract, including the OVIDUCTS; UTERUS; CERVIX; and VAGINA.Depressive Disorder: An affective disorder manifested by either a dysphoric mood or loss of interest or pleasure in usual activities. The mood disturbance is prominent and relatively persistent.Growth Substances: Signal molecules that are involved in the control of cell growth and differentiation.Peptides: Members of the class of compounds composed of AMINO ACIDS joined together by peptide bonds between adjacent amino acids into linear, branched or cyclical structures. OLIGOPEPTIDES are composed of approximately 2-12 amino acids. Polypeptides are composed of approximately 13 or more amino acids. PROTEINS are linear polypeptides that are normally synthesized on RIBOSOMES.Thiorphan: A potent inhibitor of membrane metalloendopeptidase (ENKEPHALINASE). Thiorphan potentiates morphine-induced ANALGESIA and attenuates naloxone-precipitated withdrawal symptoms.Psychotic Disorders: Disorders in which there is a loss of ego boundaries or a gross impairment in reality testing with delusions or prominent hallucinations. (From DSM-IV, 1994)Microscopy, Electron: Microscopy using an electron beam, instead of light, to visualize the sample, thereby allowing much greater magnification. The interactions of ELECTRONS with specimens are used to provide information about the fine structure of that specimen. In TRANSMISSION ELECTRON MICROSCOPY the reactions of the electrons that are transmitted through the specimen are imaged. In SCANNING ELECTRON MICROSCOPY an electron beam falls at a non-normal angle on the specimen and the image is derived from the reactions occurring above the plane of the specimen.Community Mental Health Services: Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive mental health services provided for individuals in the community.African Americans: Persons living in the United States having origins in any of the black groups of Africa.Urban Population: The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.Adaptation, Psychological: A state of harmony between internal needs and external demands and the processes used in achieving this condition. (From APA Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed)Self-Help Groups: Organizations which provide an environment encouraging social interactions through group activities or individual relationships especially for the purpose of rehabilitating or supporting patients, individuals with common health problems, or the elderly. They include therapeutic social clubs.Pharmaceutical Preparations: Drugs intended for human or veterinary use, presented in their finished dosage form. Included here are materials used in the preparation and/or formulation of the finished dosage form.Pyrrolidonecarboxylic Acid: A cyclized derivative of L-GLUTAMIC ACID. Elevated blood levels may be associated with problems of GLUTAMINE or GLUTATHIONE metabolism.Craniosynostoses: Premature closure of one or more CRANIAL SUTURES. It often results in plagiocephaly. Craniosynostoses that involve multiple sutures are sometimes associated with congenital syndromes such as ACROCEPHALOSYNDACTYLIA; and CRANIOFACIAL DYSOSTOSIS.Indomethacin: A non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent (NSAID) that inhibits the enzyme cyclooxygenase necessary for the formation of prostaglandins and other autacoids. It also inhibits the motility of polymorphonuclear leukocytes.Kinetics: The rate dynamics in chemical or physical systems.Skin: The outer covering of the body that protects it from the environment. It is composed of the DERMIS and the EPIDERMIS.Neurotensin: A biologically active tridecapeptide isolated from the hypothalamus. It has been shown to induce hypotension in the rat, to stimulate contraction of guinea pig ileum and rat uterus, and to cause relaxation of rat duodenum. There is also evidence that it acts as both a peripheral and a central nervous system neurotransmitter.Spouse Abuse: Deliberate severe and repeated injury to one domestic partner by the other.Trachea: The cartilaginous and membranous tube descending from the larynx and branching into the right and left main bronchi.Self Report: Method for obtaining information through verbal responses, written or oral, from subjects.Family Relations: Behavioral, psychological, and social relations among various members of the nuclear family and the extended family.Follow-Up Studies: Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.Social Support: Support systems that provide assistance and encouragement to individuals with physical or emotional disabilities in order that they may better cope. Informal social support is usually provided by friends, relatives, or peers, while formal assistance is provided by churches, groups, etc.Dogs: The domestic dog, Canis familiaris, comprising about 400 breeds, of the carnivore family CANIDAE. They are worldwide in distribution and live in association with people. (Walker's Mammals of the World, 5th ed, p1065)Acculturation: Process of cultural change in which one group or members of a group assimilate various cultural patterns from another.Nerve Fibers: Slender processes of NEURONS, including the AXONS and their glial envelopes (MYELIN SHEATH). Nerve fibers conduct nerve impulses to and from the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM.

Establishment of drug codes for 26 substances. Final rule. (1/6)

On July 9, 2012, the President signed into law the Synthetic Drug Abuse Prevention Act of 2012 (SDAPA). SDAPA amends the Controlled Substances Act by placing 26 substances in Schedule I. DEA is publishing this rule to establish drug codes for these 26 substances, and to make technical and conforming amendments in accordance with SDAPA.  (+info)

Measures such as interstate cooperation would improve the efficacy of programs to track controlled drug prescriptions. (2/6)

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Disclosure to participate in State Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs. Interim final rule. (3/6)

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) amends its regulations concerning the sharing of certain patient information in order to implement VA's authority to participate in State Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs (PDMPs). Participation in PDMPs will allow the VA patient population to benefit from the reduction in negative health outcomes.  (+info)

Early experience with electronic prescribing of controlled substances in a community setting. (4/6)

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Schedules of controlled substances: temporary placement of three synthetic cannabinoids into Schedule I. Final order. (5/6)

The Deputy Administrator of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is issuing this final order to temporarily schedule three synthetic cannabinoids under the Controlled Substances Act (CSA) pursuant to the temporary scheduling provisions of 21 U.S.C. 811(h). The substances are (1-pentyl-1H-indol-3-yl)(2,2,3,3-tetramethylcyclopropyl)methanone (UR-144), [1-(5-fluoro-pentyl)-1H-indol-3-yl](2,2,3,3-tetramethylcyclopropyl)methanone (5-fluoro-UR-144, XLR11) and N-(1-adamantyl)-1-pentyl-1H-indazole-3-carboxamide (APINACA, AKB48). This action is based on a finding by the Deputy Administrator that the placement of these synthetic cannabinoids and their salts, isomers and salts of isomers into Schedule I of the CSA is necessary to avoid an imminent hazard to the public safety. As a result of this order, the full effect of the CSA and the Controlled Substances Import and Export Act (CSIEA) and their implementing regulations including criminal, civil and administrative penalties, sanctions and regulatory controls of Schedule I substances will be imposed on the manufacture, distribution, possession, importation, and exportation of these synthetic cannabinoids.  (+info)

Disclosures to participate in State Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs. Final rule. (6/6)

This document adopts as final, without change, an interim final rule published in the Federal Register that amended the Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) regulations concerning the sharing of certain patient information in order to implement VA's authority to participate in State Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs (PDMP).  (+info)

*Controlled Substances Act

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*Controlled substance

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*Uniform Controlled Substances Act

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*Administrative Controlled Substances Code Number

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*Electronic Prescriptions for Controlled Substances

"Electronic Prescriptions for Controlled Substances". "Electronic Prescriptions for Controlled Substances: General Questions and ... to controlled substances and therefore not designed to provide safeguards against the diversion of controlled substances. The ... Electronic Prescriptions for Controlled Substances (EPCS) was originally a proposal for the DEA to revise its regulations to ... While the legality of e-prescribing controlled substances will vary from state-to-state for some time to come, e-prescribing as ...

*Controlled Substances Penalties Amendments Act of 1984

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*Removal of cannabis from Schedule I of the Controlled Substances Act

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*Substance control

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*California Department of Toxic Substances Control

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*Medicines and Related Substances Control Amendment Act, 1997

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*Controlled Drugs and Substances Act

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*Brazilian Controlled Drugs and Substances Act

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*Oregon Liquor Control Commission

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*Amphetamine

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*PiHKAL

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*Trenbolone

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*Clandestine chemistry

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*Poppy tea

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*Norcocaine

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*Methamphetamine

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*Methoxetamine

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*Muscle hypertrophy

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*Βk-2C-B

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*Opium

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*Halazepam

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*List of food additives

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Summary of H.R.4648 - 105th Congress (1997-1998): To clarify the non-preemption of State prescription drug benefit laws in connection with Medicare+Choice plans.
Employers and insurers in California are enthusiastic about the prospects of legislation that aims to reduce the chances of injured workers getting hooked on opioids when they are recovering from workplace injuries.. Senate Bill 482, which is sailing the through the Legislature, would require doctors to first check the states prescription drug monitoring system before writing a prescription for opioids.. The bill is moving through the state Legislature after a new study found that doctors have been seriously curtailing the amount of opioid prescriptions they write to injured workers. The study found that stronger laws on prescription drug monitoring were likely a main reason for opioid prescriptions having waned during the study period.. SB 482 aims to further tackle the opioid scourge that has hit injured workers hard, leading to addictions that reduce the chances of them returning to their at-injury employer. California has already seen a decrease in the opioid prescriptions for injured ...
The company plans to manufacture bulk controlled substances for use in product development and for distribution to its customers.. In reference to drug code 7360 (Marihuana), the company plans to bulk manufacture cannabidiol as a synthetic intermediate. This controlled substance. [[Page 75671]]. will be further synthesized to bulk manufacture a synthetic THC (7370). No other activity for this drug code is authorized for this registration.. No comments or objections have been received. DEA has considered the factors in 21 U.S.C. 823(a), and determined that the registration of AMRI Rensselaer, Inc., to manufacture the listed basic classes of controlled substances is consistent with the public interest at this time. DEA has investigated AMRI Rensselaer, Inc., to ensure that the companys registration is consistent with the public interest. The investigation has included inspection and testing of the companys physical security systems, verification of the companys compliance with state and local ...
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1 OKLAHOMA BUREAU OF NARCOTICS AND DANGEROUS DRUG CONTROL OFFICIAL OKLAHOMA STATE PRESCRIPTION MONITORING PROGRAM AND PSEUDOEPHEDRINE ELECTRONIC DATA TRANSMISSIONS Manual of Instructions Revised January 20, 2011 Version 5.0 Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drug Control Information Technology Division 440 NE 39th Street Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73105 Phone: (800) 522-8031 [email protected] 2 Document Change History Date Change or Addition Purpose Page Number Jan 20, 2011 Added Change Log Requested by stakeholders 2 Jan 20, 2011 Added bold lettering to sentence containing the date for submitting to a real time log. Empasises change in reporting requirements. 4 Jan 20, 2011 Removed Dan Harting from support contacts list. Personnel reassignment. 5 Jan 20, 2011 Real-Time testing dates added. Provides testing date range for stakeholders. 5 Jan 20, 2011 Changed SFTP address to portal.obn.ok.gov. The old SFTP server is no longer available. Previously listed address is no longer available. 6 ...
National Drug Codes Number: 66267-138-60. Drug Non Proprietary Name: Meclizine Hydrochloride. Drug Trade Name: Meclizine Hydrochloride.
The current edition of the NDC Directory is limited to prescription drugs and insulin products that have been manufactured, prepared, propagated, compounded, or processed by registered establishments for commercial distribution. The products have been listed in accordance with the Drug Listing Act and regulatory provisions concerning the submission of drug product information to FDA. ...
The company plans to manufacture the listed controlled substances in bulk for distribution to its customers.. In reference to drug code 7360 (Marihuana), the company plans to bulk manufacture cannabidiol as a synthetic intermediate. This controlled substance will be further synthesized to bulk manufacture a synthetic THC (7370). No other activity for this drug code is authorized for this registration.. Any other such applicant, and any person who is presently registered with DEA to manufacture such substances, may file comments or objections to the issuance of the proposed registration pursuant to 21 CFR 1301.33(a).. Any such written comments or objections should be addressed, in quintuplicate, to the Drug Enforcement Administration, Office of Diversion Control, Federal Register Representative (ODL), 8701 Morrissette Drive, Springfield, Virginia 22152; and must be filed no later than November 1, 2010.. Start Signature ...
Cannabis" features a DEA Drug Code of 7360 (distinctive from cannabidiols Drug Code of 7372) and it is described from the CSA as "all portions of the plant Cannabis sativa L., regardless of whether escalating or not; the seeds thereof; the resin extracted from any Section of such plant; and every compound, manufacture, salt, spinoff, mixture, or preparing of such plant, its seeds or resin ...
On the 2nd day of testing, the order of drug administration was reversed so that diurnal variations in drug sensitivity were eliminated as possible confounding factors. Thus, if on Day 1, Drug A was given first, on the second day of testing Drug B was given as the first blinded injection. This paradigm allowed for a maximum of four daily injections; because of our hesitation in testing late in the night and the fact that active injections often provide analgesia lasting several hours, patients tended to receive either two or three injections per day. A record of the VAPS scores was kept on a flow sheet in the patients medical record. After a minimum of four injections (if it appeared that there was an unequivocal impact of one test drug and not the other) or a maximum of eight injections, the drug code was broken and the mean change in VAPS scores was calculated for each drug. If there was less than a two-point drop in the mean VAPS score following saline administration and if the drop in the ...
The company plans to manufacture small quantities of marihuana derivatives for research purposes. In reference to drug code 7360 (Marihuana), the company plans to bulk manufacture cannabidiol. In reference to drug code 7370 (Tetrahydrocannabinols), the company will manufacture a synthetic THC. No other activity for this drug code is authorized for this registration.. No comments or objections have been received. DEA has considered the factors in 21 U.S.C. 823(a) and determined that the registration of Cayman Chemical Company to manufacture the listed basic classes of controlled substances is consistent with the public interest at this time. DEA has investigated Cayman Chemical Company to ensure that the companys registration is consistent with the public interest. The investigation has included inspection and testing of the companys physical security systems, verification of the companys compliance with state and local laws, and a review of the companys background and history. Therefore, ...
Independence wants to remind you of some changes to National Drug Code (NDC) submission that went into effect January 1, 2009, as part of our overall approach to managing specialty pharmaceutical benefits.
Learn about the differences between synthetic cannabinoids vs real cannabis, and find out why synthetic is so dangerous and can even cause death.
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A nested case-control study was implemented using The Health Improvement Network (3), which is a database containing electronic medical records from family practices in the U.K. (4). Data analyzed included medical diagnostic codes recorded for each consultation, as well as hospital referrals and discharges, and drug codes for all prescriptions issued by the practice. Primary care electronic records were subject to several validation studies (5). This study was approved by the South East Research Ethics Committee. The study population was drawn from 114 family practices with 644,495 registered patients aged ≤100 years. Diabetic case subjects were selected if the date of the first clinical diagnosis of diabetes was between 1 November 2003 and 31 October 2004 and if they were aged between 30 and 89 years at diagnosis and were never prescribed insulin or diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. Two control subjects were randomly selected for each case. The control subjects were matched for age, sex, and ...
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Posted: December 19, 2017. Drug Listing Certification. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is reminding the pharmaceutical industry of the December 31, 2017, deadline to update or certify their drug listings with FDA. This applies to drug listings that were not initially listed or updated during the current calendar year. This is the first deadline of the annual certification requirement under Part 207 of Title 21 of the Code of Federal Regulations.. Companies must submit this information to FDA in electronic format. They may make a blanket no changes certification to indicate that their listing information is up to date in FDAs database. Information about how to certify or submit updates is available at Electronic Drug Registration and Listing System.. It is important for companies to update or certify their listings to ensure that FDA has an accurate list of marketed drugs in the National Drug Code directory. Failure to submit an update or certification by the December 31, 2017, deadline ...
I have 10 medications on my list as of today. Once we see the doctor, we will have to ask about all of my old medications and see which of those I will need to continue taking and what doses or schedules I will need with those. They gave us a spreadsheet to track when we take all of our medications, and also another sheet to mark weights, temperatures, and blood pressures. I am sure I will be updating those sheets into one sheet on the computer once I get home to a printer ...
A new review summarizes the adverse health effects linked to synthetic cannabinoids - drugs often marketed as a safe and a legal alternative to marijuana.
A new review summarizes the adverse health effects linked to synthetic cannabinoids - drugs often marketed as a safe and a legal alternative to marijuana ...
The Drug Enforcement Administration recently announced a temporary ban on two major chemicals in kratom - mitragynine and 7-hydroxymitragynine. Kratom is an herbal supplement which is claimed to help treat various health issues, ranging from depression to chronic pain to an addicts physical and psychological dependence on opioids. On September 30, these two kratom chemicals will be classified as Schedule I substances.. The DEA filed to place the plant and its two main components on Schedule I on Wednesday. It will now be listed alongside marijuana, ecstasy and LSD on Schedule I. The DEA ban on these two primary chemicals can be applied both to kratom, the plant, and any other synthetic alternatives to the plant.. Kratom originates in Southeast Asia and is a tropical evergreen tree in the coffee family. The species is indigenous to Thailand and has been used in traditional medicine, but it has no approved medical applications and few studies have been done into its health effects. It is ...
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COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa - This supplemental release to the previously distributed November 8, 2017, release, "Fentanyl Overdose Case Sentenced," seeks to clarify the charges upon which each defendant has been sentenced. Charles Jesse Beuterbaugh, 30, of Pottawattamie County, Dustin C. Sullivan, 27, of Council Bluffs, and, Cody Lanus, 31, of Omaha, Nebraska, were each convicted of conspiracy to distribute at least 400 grams or more of a mixture or substance containing fentanyl, a Schedule I controlled substance, which resulted in the reasonably foreseeable death of a 20-year-old male and serious bodily injury to another male. Michael David Redmond, Jr., 22, of Council Bluffs, was convicted of conspiracy to distribute at least 400 grams or more of a mixture or substance containing fentanyl, a Schedule I controlled substance. All defendants charged in this case have entered guilty pleas. To date, United States Senior District Court Judge James E. Gritzner has sentenced Beuterbaugh to 240 months in ...
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To our knowledge, this is the first study to explore the association between ever use of synthetic cannabinoids and health risk behaviors in domains such as injury/violence, mental health, and sexual health among a nationally representative sample of US high school students. Furthermore, this study contributes new evidence on how behavioral correlates differ by type of marijuana use. Overall, we observed that ever use of synthetic cannabinoids was associated with the majority of health risk behaviors included in our study and that those associations tended to be more pronounced for ever use of synthetic cannabinoids than for ever use of marijuana only, particularly for substance use behaviors and sexual risk behaviors.. Given that synthetic cannabinoids are a relatively recent issue in the United States, high school students use of the drug was not monitored in national surveillance systems until the 2011 MTF study cycle1 and the 2015 YRBS cycle.21 As a result, much of the available literature ...
By Anushree Madappa On 02/27/18. On Monday, a federal judge of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York dismissed a request to reclassify marijuana - currently a Schedule I drug, leaving the plaintiffs in a limbo after many states have legalized marijuana for medical and recreational purposes.. The plaintiffs - Marvin Washington, Dean Bartell, Alexis Bartell, Jose Belen, Sebastien Cotte, Jagger Cotte, along with the Cannabis Cultural Association Inc. - filed the petition challenging classification of marijuana as a Schedule I drug, hoping that its reclassification would pay way for legalization of cannabis across the nation. They sued Attorney General Jeff Sessions, the Department of Justice and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) in the federal court.. They petitioners claimed that the "current scheduling of marijuana violates due process because it lacks a rational basis.". For decades, Marijuana has been under the Schedule I category of the Controlled Substances ...
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The case of David Mitchell Rozga, an American teenager from Indianola, Iowa, brought international attention to K2. Rozga shot himself in the head with a family owned hunting rifle in an apparent suicide in June 6, 2010. After news of Rozgas death, it was reported by friends that they had smoked K2 with Rozga approximately one hour before his death. The nature of his death and reports from numerous family members, had led investigators to suspect that it was likely Rozga was under the influence of a mind-altering substance, at the time of his death. The death of Rozga has been used as a face of political lobbying against the continuation of K2, and other legal synthetic drugs, such as bath salts.. Following the incident, an act to ban the use and distribution of the drug was proposed by US Senator Chuck Grassley of Iowa as the "David Mitchell Rozga Act". It was approved into legislation by the United States Congress in June 2011.[120] On July 10, 2012, President Barack Obama signed the ...
S. 1553. A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act to list fentanyl analogues as schedule I controlled substances. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.
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THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol) and synthetic Cannabinoids act by binding to specific Cannabinoids receptors located on the neurons in various areas of the cortex and hippocampus. Receptors act like "light switches" … when the drug molecule binds to the receptor, the switch is thrown and the neuron responds in an "all or none" manner, either increasing in firing or ceasing to function. In order to get a more intense response, more receptors have to be activated. The more receptors that are activated and the greater the affinity of the drug molecule for the receptor, the more intense the response.. THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol) and synthetic Cannabinoids are all Central Nervous System (CNS) depressants. In this context, a depressant means a drug that slows down or depresses the brain and slows you down, diminishes your cognitive functions, clouds your thinking, causes sleepiness, which in the case of synthetic Cannabinoids, can progress to stupor, lack of consciousness, catatonia, and coma. THC ...
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No analytical confirmation of synthetic cannabinoids have been presented to the media or published elsewhere for these cases, but I would expect that they are diligently working on this behind the scenes. Of course this is just speculation, but I wouldnt be surprised that this is the work of one of the newer generation synthetic cannabinoids such as AB-PINACA, AB-CHMINACA, or maybe even a PB-22 derivative such as FDU-PB-22. I only know of a lab or two that routinely tests for some of these newer compounds in blood, let alone urine specimens. Also, considering the cat-and-mouse games that are played with these drugs, there may be (and probably is) a new cannabinoid on the scene which we arent even aware. We must always remember that we know very little (if anything) about the chemistry, pharmacology, and toxicology of these compounds used in herbal incese/potpourri blends. ...
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The DEA argues that the addictive effects of Kratom (though significantly milder than other opioids) and the fact that it may have been responsible for 15 deaths between 2014 and 2016 (2) are grounds for classifying Kratom as a Schedule I controlled substance. To put things in perspective, other Schedule I drugs include ecstasy, heroin, and other drugs that are considered to be dangerously addictive with no known medical use. However, the conundrum lies in the fact that once Kratom is banned by the DEA, medical researchers like Majumdar cant prove its medical benefits through lab research without obtaining a special license that allows them to experiment with the controlled substance. That means that if Kratom is banned, current Kratom researchers will have to destroy all their current samples and essentially start over. Furthermore, theyll have to obtain the Schedule I license (which is very difficult to do) and prove Kratoms medical benefits within the next two years. After 2 years, the DEA ...
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The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) today commended House and Senate negotiators for agreeing on legislation to control 26 synthetic drugs under the Controlled Substances Act. These drugs include those commonly found in products marketed as "K2" and "Spice.". The addition of these chemicals to Schedule I of the Controlled Substances Act will be included as part of S. 3187, the Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act. Schedule I substances are those with a high potential for abuse; have no medical use in treatment in the United States; and lack an accepted safety for use of the drug.. In addition to scheduling the 26 drugs, the new law would double the length of time a substance may be temporarily placed in schedule I (from 18 to 36 months). In addition to explicitly naming 26 substances, the legislation creates a new definition for "cannabamimetic agents," creating criteria by which similar chemical compounds are controlled. ...
A medical practitioner contacted the Network with a question regarding whether hemp oil was legal in Minnesota and if he could have it available in his clinic for his patients.. The legality of Cannabidiol (CBD) oil has caused significant controversy. In December 2016 the federal Drug Enforcement Administration promulgated a final rule clarifying that CBD oil is a marijuana derivative, and as such is listed as a Schedule I substance under the Federal Controlled Substances Act (CSA). Schedule I drugs, substances, or chemicals are defined as drugs with no currently accepted medical use and a high potential for abuse.. In early 2017, the agency issued a clarification to the new rule specifically addressing the legal status of CBD oil. Essentially, the agency states that "cannabinoids are not found in the parts of the cannabis plant that are excluded from the CSA definition of marijuana," and therefore they are listed on Schedule I. It should be noted that cannabis industry representatives have ...
I wish I could stop writing blog posts about Spice, as the family of synthetic cannabinoids has become known. I wish young people would stop taking these drugs, and stick to genuine marijuana, which is far safer. I wish that politicians and proponents of the Drug War would lean in a bit and help, by knocking off the testing for marijuana in most circumstances, so the difficulty of detecting Spice products isnt a significant factor in their favor. I wish synthetic cannabinoids werent research chemicals, untested for safety in humans, so that I could avoid having to sound like an alarmist geek on the topic. I wish I didnt have to discuss the clinical toxicity of more powerful synthetic cannabinoids like JWH-122 and JWH-210. I wish talented chemists didnt have to spend precious time and lab resources laboriously characterizing the various metabolic pathways of these drugs, in an effort to understand their clinical consequences. I wish Spice drugs didnt make regular cannabis look so good by ...
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Controlled Substances Office | Office of Research Administration | Brandeis UniversityControlled Substances Office | Office of Research Administration | Brandeis University

Controlled Substances. Download an alphabetical list of controlled substances on Schedules I-V. ... Controlled substances are divided in Schedules I-VI.. In Massachusetts, all medications that require a prescription and do not ... Controlled Substances are drugs, chemicals, and agents that are defined and regulated by the state and Federal government. ... The controlled substances office within the Office of Research Administration provides information to Brandeis investigators ...
more infohttp://www.brandeis.edu/ora/compliance/controlled-substances/

Doctor and pharmacy shopping for controlled substances.  - PubMed - NCBIDoctor and pharmacy shopping for controlled substances. - PubMed - NCBI

Doctor and pharmacy shopping for controlled substances.. Peirce GL1, Smith MJ, Abate MA, Halverson J. ... A secondary data study was conducted using controlled substance, Schedule II-IV, prescription data from the West Virginia ... Doctor and pharmacy shopping involving controlled substances were identified, and shopping behavior was associated with drug- ... A case-control design compared deceased subjects 18 years and older whose death was drug related with living subjects for prior ...
more infohttps://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22410408

Controlled Substances Act | Drug War FactsControlled Substances Act | Drug War Facts

Controlled Substances Act] classifies marijuana in the first category of schedules, placing it among the most harmful and ... dangerous drugs.137 Marijuana meets the criteria for a Schedule I controlled substance because of its THC content, which is a ... psychoactive hallucinogenic substance with a high potential for abuse.138 Another key classification made by the CSA regarding ... "The CSA [Controlled Substances Act] classifies marijuana in the first category of schedules, placing it among the most harmful ...
more infohttp://drugwarfacts.org/node/2075

Prescribing Controlled Substances For PainPrescribing Controlled Substances For Pain

... On May 6 the Medical Board formally adopted the following statement on Prescribing ... PAIN MANAGEMENT, CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES AND THE LAW The laws and regulations of the federal government and the State of ... The Board continues to be concerned that controlled substances are subject to abuse by individuals who seek them for their mood ... Opioid analgesics and other controlled substances arc useful for the treatment of pain, and are considered the cornerstone of ...
more infohttp://druglibrary.org/schaffer/asap/cmb1.htm

Invistics Releases Flowlytics v7.0 with New Controlled Substance SolutionsInvistics Releases Flowlytics v7.0 with New Controlled Substance Solutions

... the recognized leader in inventory tracking software for Controlled Substance manufacturers and ... Lot Lineage report: a feature added to the Controlled Substance Inventory Tracker that allows Controlled Substance managers to ... "We are excited to announce these new features to our Controlled Substance solution. Using our experience serving Controlled ... The Controlled Substance Inventory Tracker provides real-time visibility from quota granted and API purchased all the way to ...
more infohttp://www.prweb.com/releases/2016/02/prweb13197531.htm

Controlled Substances Act | JSourceControlled Substances Act | JSource

Controlled Substances Act. Reference: Wikipedia. The Controlled Substances Act (CSA) was enacted into law by the Congress of ... War on Drugs and tagged in controlled substances, Controlled Substances Act, War on Drugs on February 19, 2013. . Article ... Schedule I controlled substances. Schedule I substances are those that have the following findings:. *The drug or other ... Schedule II controlled substances. Schedule II substances are those that have the following findings:. *The drug or other ...
more infohttp://circle.org/jsource/controlled-substances-act/

Hydrocodone products become Schedule II controlled substances - Houston ChronicleHydrocodone products become Schedule II controlled substances - Houston Chronicle

Schedule V Controlled Substances Substances in this schedule have a low potential for abuse relative to substances listed in ... Schedule V Controlled Substances Substances in this schedule have a low potential for abuse relative to substances listed in ... Schedule III/IIIN Controlled Substances Substances in this schedule have a potential for abuse less than substances in ... Schedule III/IIIN Controlled Substances. Substances in this schedule have a potential for abuse less than substances in ...
more infohttp://www.chron.com/news/health/article/Hydrocodone-products-become-Schedule-II-5737172.php

PLA: Persons Entitled to Issue Controlled Substance PrescriptionsPLA: Persons Entitled to Issue Controlled Substance Prescriptions

Persons Entitled to Issue Controlled Substance Prescriptions. A prescription for a controlled substance may be issued by one of ... Controlled substance prescriptions issued by a physician, podiatrist, dentist, or veterinarian licensed under the laws of ... It is the pharmacists responsibility, as with all controlled substances prescriptions, to be sure beyond reasonable doubt that ... The practitioner must hold an Indiana Controlled Substance Registration ("CSR") and a federal Drug Enforcement Agency ("DEA") ...
more infohttp://www.in.gov/pla/3018.htm

Bill Text - SB-1103 Controlled substances: fentanyl.Bill Text - SB-1103 Controlled substances: fentanyl.

Controlled substances: fentanyl.. Existing law classifies controlled substances into 5 schedules and places the greatest ... Section 11372 of, and to add Section 11370.5 to, the Health and Safety Code, relating to controlled substances. ... Existing law prohibits a person from possessing for sale or purchasing for purposes of sale, specified controlled substances, ... a) (1) A person convicted of a violation of, or of a conspiracy to violate, Section 11351 or 11352 with respect to a substance ...
more infohttp://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billNavClient.xhtml?bill_id=201720180SB1103
  • After a day and a half trial, Jamila Takiyah Hunter, 32, of Tallahassee, was convicted on February 14, 2018 afternoon of possession with intent to distribute the controlled substance α-Pyrrolidinovalerophenone or Alpha-PVP. (morelaw.com)
  • Schedule V drugs, substances, or chemicals are defined as drugs with lower potential for abuse than Schedule IV and consist of preparations containing limited quantities of certain narcotics. (dea.gov)
  • This law brings together a number of laws regulating the manufacture and distribution of narcotics, stimulants, depressants, hallucinogens, anabolic steroids, and chemicals used in the illicit production of controlled substances. (rit.edu)
  • The Task Force recommended that the Board take a pro-active approach to emphasize to all California physicians that it supports prescribing of opioid analgesics (narcotics) and other controlled substances when medically indicated for the treatment of pain, including intractable pain. (druglibrary.org)
  • Substances in this schedule have a low potential for abuse relative to substances listed in Schedule IV and consist primarily of preparations containing limited quantities of certain narcotics. (chron.com)
  • The Controlled Substances Act is the federal statute that regulates the manufacture and distribution of controlled substances such as hallucinogens, narcotics, depressants, and stimulants. (findlaw.com)
  • If outside parties want to ensure that a compound is not considered a scheduled substance or listed chemical, they should write the DEA, Drug and Chemical Evaluation Section (DRE), Diversion Control Division, 8701 Morrissette Drive, Springfield, Virginia 22152, for an official determination. (usdoj.gov)
  • The DEA investigated each company's maintenance of effective controls against diversion by inspecting and testing each company's physical security systems, verifying each company's compliance with state and local laws, and reviewing each company's background and history. (usdoj.gov)
  • Controlled substances are restricted because they present a high risk for potential misuse, addiction and diversion. (cno.org)
  • Activities associated with controlled substances are high risk (e.g., potential for misuse, addiction, diversion). (cno.org)
  • The 1986 Federal Analog Act for chemicals "substantially similar" in Schedule I and II to be listed The 1988 Chemical Diversion and Trafficking Act (implemented August 1, 1989 as Article 12) added provisions implementing the United Nations Convention Against Illicit Traffic in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances that went into force on November 11, 1990. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1990 The Anabolic Steroids Act, passed as part of the Crime Control Act of 1990, which placed anabolic steroids into Schedule III The 1993 Domestic Chemical Diversion and Control Act (effective on April 16, 1994) in response to methamphetamine trafficking. (wikipedia.org)
  • Duppong, Thomas A., "Industrial Hemp: How the Classification of Industiral Hemp as Marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act Has Caused the Dream of Growing Industrial Hemp in North Dakota to Go up in Smoke," North Dakota Law Review (Grand Forks, ND: University of North Dakota School of Law, 2009) Vol. 85, No. 2, p. 417-418. (drugwarfacts.org)
  • Existing law also imposes an additional term, and authorizes a trial court to impose a specified fine, upon a person who is convicted of a violation of, or of a conspiracy to violate, specified provisions of law with respect to a substance containing heroin, cocaine base, and cocaine, if the substance exceeds a specified weight. (ca.gov)
  • On April 19, 2017, government approved regulations to expand NPs' scope of practice to include prescribing controlled substances. (cno.org)
  • Examples of Schedule V substances include: cough preparations containing not more than 200 milligrams of codeine per 100 milliliters or per 100 grams (Robitussin AC, Phenergan with Codeine), and ezogabine. (chron.com)
  • In 2013, the College conducted a survey of Ontario NPs to better understand practice realities associated with the use of controlled substances (for example, relevance of specific controlled substances to their practice setting/client population, learning needs, existing supports, and attitudes and concerns about the risks associated with controlled substances). (cno.org)
  • Ontario NPs frequently assess clients with conditions that may require controlled substances for treatment. (cno.org)
  • The controlled substances office within the Office of Research Administration provides information to Brandeis investigators whose research involves controlled substances, to help them follow university policies and Federal, state and local laws and regulations. (brandeis.edu)
  • If you've been charged with a violation of the Controlled Substances Act, it's essential to establish your defense for trial or explore plea bargain options. (findlaw.com)
  • Registrants listed below have applied for and been granted registration by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) as importers of various classes of schedule I or II controlled substances. (usdoj.gov)
  • The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has considered the factors in 21 U.S.C. 823 , 952 (a) and 958 (a) and determined that the registration of the listed registrants to import the applicable basic classes of schedule I or II controlled substances is consistent with the public interest and with United States obligations under international treaties, conventions, or protocols in effect on May 1, 1971. (usdoj.gov)
  • The CSA not only combined existing federal drug laws and expanded their scope, but it also changed the nature of federal drug law policies and expanded Federal law enforcement pertaining to controlled substances. (wikipedia.org)
  • the fine against, a defendant who violates those laws with respect to a substance containing fentanyl. (ca.gov)
  • Congress has sometimes scheduled other substances through legislation such as the Hillory J. Farias and Samantha Reid Date-Rape Prevention Act of 2000, which placed gamma hydroxybutyrate in Schedule I. Classification decisions are required to be made on criteria including potential for abuse (an undefined term), currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States, and international treaties. (wikipedia.org)
  • The case, brought by five plaintiffs including two children, two veterans and former NFL player Marvin Washington, all of whom use state legal medical cannabis, claimed that the Controlled Substances Act is unconstitutional as it relates to the plant. (lexology.com)
  • Therefore, pursuant to 21 U.S.C. 952 (a) and 958 (a), and in accordance with 21 CFR 1301.34 , the DEA has granted a registration as an importer for schedule I or II controlled substances to the above listed companies. (usdoj.gov)
  • The Controlled Substances Act mandates that every manufacturer, distributor, importer, or exporter of any drug must register with the government. (findlaw.com)
  • SB-1103 Controlled substances: fentanyl. (ca.gov)
  • Existing law prohibits a person from possessing for sale or purchasing for purposes of sale, specified controlled substances, including fentanyl, and provides for imprisonment in a county jail for 2, 3, or 4 years for a violation of this provision. (ca.gov)
  • b) The additional terms authorized by this section shall not be imposed unless the allegation that the weight of the substance containing fentanyl exceeds the amounts provided in this section is charged in the accusatory pleading and admitted or found to be true by the trier of fact. (ca.gov)
  • Get updates about Senate activity regarding Controlled Substances. (nysenate.gov)
  • To help ensure safe client care, the regulations include a condition that NPs must meet education requirements related to controlled substances. (cno.org)
  • Other Schedule II substances include: amobarbital, glutethimide, and pentobarbital. (chron.com)
  • The controlled substances do not include many prescription items such as antibiotics. (wikipedia.org)
  • Section 11372 of, and to add Section 11370.5 to, the Health and Safety Code, relating to controlled substances. (ca.gov)
  • Is Ativan a controlled drug. (drugs.com)
  • Studies are lacking that compare living subjects with persons who died from drug overdose for evidence of doctor and pharmacy shopping for controlled substances. (nih.gov)
  • The study objectives were to compare deceased and living subjects in West Virginia for evidence of prior doctor and pharmacy shopping for controlled substances and to identify factors associated with drug-related death. (nih.gov)
  • A case-control design compared deceased subjects 18 years and older whose death was drug related with living subjects for prior doctor and pharmacy shopping. (nih.gov)
  • Doctor and pharmacy shopping involving controlled substances were identified, and shopping behavior was associated with drug-related death. (nih.gov)
  • This effectively placed the entire use of the hemp plant, whether for drug use or as industrial hemp, squarely under the control of the CSA. (drugwarfacts.org)
  • subutex is a controlled drug class 3 in the US. (drugs.com)
  • The Board is also concerned about effective pain management and the appropriate medical use of controlled substances. (druglibrary.org)
  • The Board also co-sponsored and participated in the March 18, 1994 Pain Management and Appropriate Prescribing Summit in conjunction with the Department of Consumer Affairs on removing impediments to appropriate prescribing of controlled substances for effective pain management. (druglibrary.org)
  • 6) Federal control of the intrastate incidents of the traffic in controlled substances is essential to the effective control of the interstate incidents of such traffic. (house.gov)
  • Each registrant, unless specifically exempted by the code, must keep records to account for controlled substances used in any activity. (rit.edu)
  • Isn't prescribing controlled substances a risky activity? (cno.org)
  • Substances in this schedule have no currently accepted medical use in the United States, a lack of accepted safety for use under medical supervision, and a high potential for abuse. (usdoj.gov)
  • The Board continues to be concerned that controlled substances are subject to abuse by individuals who seek them for their mood altering and other psychological effects, rather than for legitimate medical purposes. (druglibrary.org)
  • The Controlled Substances Penalties Amendments Act of 1984. (circle.org)
  • In general, trafficking in a Schedule 1 controlled substance will carry a heavier range of potential criminal penalties than a similar offense involving a substance that appears in Schedule 4. (findlaw.com)
  • These lists are intended as general references and are not comprehensive listings of all controlled substances. (dea.gov)
  • Thus, it is not feasible to distinguish, in terms of controls, between controlled substances manufactured and distributed interstate and controlled substances manufactured and distributed intrastate. (house.gov)