Drug schedules h. Abuse of the drug may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence. Adrenocorticotrophic hormone acth 12. In 1970 the fda released the following drug classifications or drug schedules under the controlled substance act csa.
Those drugs with high risk and no counterbalancing benefit are banned from medical practice and are schedule i drugs. Drug classifications schedule i ii iii iv v. The schedule h of drugs and cosmetics act and rules contains a list of drugs commonly called prescription dugs.
It is dangerous to take this preparation except under medical supervision prominently. Examples of substances under this schedule. Most of these drugs are hormonal preparations.
The drug label must display the text caution. The drug classificaton schedules organize drugs into groups based on risk of abuse or harm. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the united states or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions.
Schedule 2 ii drugs. To be sold by retails on the prescription of a registered medical practioner only. As per the notification on 16th march 2006 released by the department of health under the ministry of health and family welfare there are 536 schedule h drugs.
The controlled substances act csa title ii of the comprehensive drug abuse prevention and control act of 1970 is the federal us. Schedule h see rules 65 and 97 prescription drugs. These are drugs which cannot be purchased over the counter without the prescription of a qualified doctorthe manufacture and sale of all drugs are covered under the drugs and cosmetics act and rules.
The drug has a high potential for abuse. Schedule h is a class of prescription drugs in india appearing as an appendix to the drugs and cosmetics rules 1945 introduced in 1945. Drugs substances and certain chemicals used to make drugs are classified into five 5 distinct categories or schedules depending upon the drugs acceptable medical use and the drugs abuse or dependency potential.
Testolactone hydroxyurea carbutamide primidone etc.