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drug schedulesIf you are going through a busy schedule and do online shopping often, you need to know something about it, especially regarding purchasing medications. At the local retail stores, you can get the suggestion of medication consumption from the chemist but when you are purchasing medications online, you cannot get suggestions, regarding the drug schedules. This results to health hazards, due to wrong intake of medication. Wrong drug schedules may lead to serious health threats, which may also affect the nervous system of the body. Before buying a medication from the online pharmacy, you need to carry out your own research regarding the schedules of the particular drugs.

Learn something regarding drug schedules:

The drug schedule is divided into five stages by the Food and Drug Administration under the Controlled Substance Act (CSA). By dividing the drugs under the following classifications, the administration has divided the drug schedules into five categories, based on the medications. In these five schedules, all the usage of the drugs along with the supervision is provided in a detailed format.

Schedule I

In the first schedule, the substances which are included in the list do not have any kind of medical usage. These substances, if consumed, can cause serious threats. These have been declared as harmful drugs by the federal government. The drugs which are listed in the first schedule are considered as dangerous. According to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), if these drugs are consumed by the people, it may cause harmful psychological imbalance and even physical paralysis. The drugs which may cause major disorders are Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (ecstasy), Peyote, Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD), Heroin, Methaqualone, Marijuana etc. These may cause severe health deterioration and even worse.

Schedule II

Though the second schedule drugs are also very dangerous but the harmful property is somewhat less than that of the drugs in the first schedule. The second schedule drugs include Hydromorphone (Dilaudid), Fentanyl, Cocaine, Adderall. Methadone, Dexedrine  Meperidine (Demerol), Ritalin, Methamphetamine, Oxycodone (OxyContin), Adderall and Ritalin Methadone which are in the category of high potential abuse. These drugs are very dangerous and can cause severe health abnormalities.

Schedule III

The third schedule drugs are somewhat less harmful and abusive than those of the first and second schedule. The drugs included in the third schedule such as Combination products with less than 15 milligrams of hydrocodone per dosage unit (Vicodin. Testosterone have potentials which are less than the first two but more than the fourth one. These can cause serious health imbalance and leads to psychological disorders.

Schedule IV

The fourth schedule drugs are comparatively mild. People who bought these prescription drugs online have reported low abusive quality and also low risk of dependence. Soma, Ambien, Xanax, Valium, Darvon, Ativan, Talwin and Darvocet are the drugs under this schedule which hardly has any side effects.

Schedule V

Finally, the fifth schedule drugs have a very low potential as compared to all the above schedules. These drugs are used for analgesic antitussive antidiarrheal purposes. Cough preparations like Lomotil, Lyrica, Parepectolin and Lomotil are the drugs which does not have any kind of affects on the health of the particular.