Code of the District of Columbia

§ 48–902.12. Schedule V enumerated.

The controlled substances listed in this section are included in Schedule V unless and until removed therefrom pursuant to § 48-902.01.

(1) Any compound, mixture, or preparation containing limited quantities of any of the following narcotic drugs, or salts thereof, which also contains 1 or more nonnarcotic active medicinal ingredients in sufficient proportion to confer upon the compound, mixture, or preparation valuable medicinal qualities other than those possessed by the narcotic drug alone:

(A) Not more than 200 milligrams of codeine per 100 milliliters or per 100 grams;

(B) Not more than 100 milligrams of opium per 100 milliliters or per 100 grams;

(C) Not more than 100 milligrams of dihydrocodeine per 100 milliliters or per 100 grams;

(D) Not more than 100 milligrams of ethylmorphine per 100 milliliters or per 100 grams;

(E) Not more than 2.5 milligrams of diphenoxylate and not less than 25 micrograms of atropine sulfate per dosage unit; and

(F) Not more than 0.5 milligrams of difenopin and not less than 25 micrograms of atropine sulfate per dosage unit;

(2) Repealed;

(3) Deleted upon adoption of rule in 34 DCMR 4370 on July 10, 1987;

(4) Unless specifically excepted or unless listed in another schedule, any material, compound, mixture, or preparation containing any of the following narcotic drugs and their salts, as set forth below:

Buprenorphine;

(5) Prophylhexedrine; and

(6) Pyrovalerone.


(Aug. 5, 1981, D.C. Law 4-29, § 212, 28 DCR 3081; amended by rule, 39 DCR 1882; June 8, 2001, D.C. Law 13-300, § 2(b), 47 DCR 7037.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 33-522.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 7-3002, § 44-1201, § 48-853.01, § 48-902.01, § 48-902.02, and § 48-1004.

Effect of Amendments

D.C. Law 13-300 repealed par. (2) which had read: “(2) Cannabis;”.