Drug schedules h. 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. The schedule h of drugs and cosmetics act and rules contains a list of drugs commonly called prescription dugs.
In 1970 the fda released the following drug classifications or drug schedules under the controlled substance act csa. 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. Adrenocorticotrophic hormone acth 12.
Abuse of the drug may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence. Drug classifications schedule i ii iii iv v. Testolactone hydroxyurea carbutamide primidone etc.
Schedule h restricted drugs those whose only legitimate use is for scientific research such as the hallucinogens lsd dmt and mda. 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 has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the united states or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions.
The drug label must exhibit the text rx and schedule h drug warning. It is dangerous to take this preparation except under medical supervision prominently. Examples of substances under this schedule.
Drug policy under which the manufacture importation possession use and distribution of certain narcotics stimulants depressants hallucinogens anabolic steroids and other chemicals is regulated. Schedule h see rules 65 and 97 prescription drugs. The controlled substances act csa title ii of the comprehensive drug abuse prevention and control act of 1970 is the federal us.
The drug has a high potential for abuse. To be sold by retails on the prescription of a registered medical practioner only. Schedule 2 ii drugs.
The drug classificaton schedules organize drugs into groups based on risk of abuse or harm.