Drugs are classified into 6 different categories, also called “schedules”. Each schedule accounts for its potential for abuse and accepted medical use.
Highest potential for abuse and no accepted medical use.
Have a high addiction risk with little medical use.
Have a less potential for abuse than I and II and have accepted medical uses.
- Anabolic Steroids
Low potential for abuse and have accepted medical uses.
Have a very low potential for abuse and have accepted medical uses. Abuse may lead to limited dependency.
- Certain Anticonvulsants
- Drugs with limited concentrations of narcotics
Have a low potential for abuse but no accepted medical uses in North Carolina.
- Hash Oil