Drug schedules h. Abuse of the drug may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence. Schedule 2 ii drugs. To be sold by retails on the prescription of a registered medical practioner only.
List of schedule 2 ii drugs. Schedule h restricted drugs those whose only legitimate use is for scientific research such as the hallucinogens lsd dmt and mda. 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.
Drug policy under which the manufacture importation possession use and distribution of certain narcotics stimulants depressants hallucinogens anabolic steroids and other chemicals is regulated. Adrenocorticotrophic hormone acth 12. The schedule h of drugs and cosmetics act and rules contains a list of drugs commonly called prescription dugs.
Schedule h is a class of prescription drugs in india appearing as an appendix to the drugs and cosmetics rules 1945 introduced in 1945. The drug label must display the text caution. Testolactone hydroxyurea carbutamide primidone etc.
The drug has a high potential for abuse. It is dangerous to take this preparation except under medical supervision prominently. 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. Drug classifications schedule i ii iii iv v. The drug label must exhibit the text rx and schedule h drug warning.
In 1970 the fda released the following drug classifications or drug schedules under the controlled substance act csa. Most of these drugs are hormonal preparations. Those drugs with high risk and no counterbalancing benefit are banned from medical practice and are schedule i 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.