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Schedule I
drugs with high potential for abuse and no accepted medical use in the US (LSD,heroin,mescaline)
Schedule II
drugs with high potential for abuse that also have an accepted medical use; very likely to produce severe psychological and/or physical dependence (amphetamine, morphine, meperidine, secobarbital, fentanyl)
Schedule III
drugs with a lesser potential for abuse than I and II; have potential to produce less serious dependence than II (acetaminophen w/codeine products, aspirin w/codeine products)
Schedule IV
drugs with less potential for abuse than III, have potential for moderate dependence (diazepam, phenobarbital)
Schedule V
drugs with lowest abuse potential; some may be sold in a licensed pharmacy without prescription (diphenoxylate w/atropine, guafenesin w/codeine)
Hatch-Waxman Amendments (1984) to Federal Food Drug and Cosmetic Act (FFD&C)
established the current generic industry, allowed generic firms to rely on findings of safety and efficacy of innovator drug after expiration of patents
pharmaceutical equivalents whose rate and extent of absorption are not statistically different when administered to patients or subjects at the same molar dose under similar experimental conditions
the rate and extent to which an active drug ingredient is absorbed from a drug product (and becomes available at the site of drug action)