Las Vegas, Nevada Drug Schedule - Drug Attorney Ross Goodman

DRUG SCHEDULE DEFINITION TYPES
I Drugs that have no accepted medical use currently, and have high tendency for abuse.
  • “Acid” – LSD – Lysergic acid diethylamide
  • “Heroin” – Diacetylmorphine
  • “Date Rape Drug” – GHB – Hydrooxybutryic acid
  • “Crystal Meth,” “Crank”, “Speed,” Methamphetamine – Amphetamines
  • “Ecstasy” – MDMA – Methylenedioxymethamphetamine
  • PCP – Phenylcyclidine
  • Mescaline – 3,4,5-trimethoxyphenethylamine – Peyote
  • “Weed”, “Pot” – Marijuana/Cannabis – THC – Tetrahydrocannabino

*Las Vegas categorized Marijuana under Schedule I although medical marijuana is legal.

II Considered as drugs with tendency for high abuse. Some are accepted for medical use; however, there are also chances of addiction or dependency with repeated use. These drugs are available with prescription; drugs are subjected to strict record keeping procedures.
  • Morphine
  • Lortab, Lorcet, Vicodin – Hydrocodone
  • Cocaine – Benzoylmethylecgonine
  • Opium – Lachryma Papaveris
  • Oxycontin – Oxycodone
  • Dilaudid – Hydromorphone
  • Ritalin – Methylphenidate
III Drugs have less potential for addiction or abuse, may also have accepted medicinal use.
  • Testosterone
  • Codeine
  • Ketamine
  • Anabolic steroids
IV Drugs that have low chances of addiction or abuse, accepted for medicinal use.
  • Sedatives
  • Valium – Diazepam
  • Xanax – Alprazolam
  • Tranquilizers – Benzodiazepines
  • Clonazepam
V Drugs that have low chanced or abuse, have limited addictive properties, and accepted for medical use.
  • Codeine
  • Cough suppressant