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DRUG OFFENSES: SCHEDULE III SUBSTANCES

If you have been charged with a Schedule III drug offense, it is very important that you talk to an experienced Denver defense lawyer today. Under Colorado law, the following substances are considered Schedule III controlled substances:

Stimulants:

  • Any compound, mixture, or preparation in dosage unit form containing any stimulant substance included in schedule II and which was listed as an excepted compound on August 25, 1971, pursuant to the federal “Controlled Substances Act”, and any other drug of the quantative composition shown in that list for those drugs or which is the same except for containing a lesser quantity of controlled substances
  • Benzphetamine;
  • Chlorphentermine;
  • Clortermine;
  • Phendimetrazine.

Depressants:

  • Amobarbital;
  • Secobarbital;
  • Pentobarbital;
  • Amobarbital;
  • Secobarbital;
  • Pentobarbital;
  • Chlorhexadol;
  • Lysergic acid;
  • Lysergic acid amide;
  • Methyprylon;
  • Sulfondiethylmethane;
  • Sulfonethylmethane;
  • Sulfonmethane;
  • Tiletamine and zolazepam or any of their salts (Some trade or other names for a tiletamine-zolazepam combination product: Telazol. Some trade or other names for tiletamine: 2-(ethylamino)-2-(2- thienyl)-cyclohexanone. Some trade or other names for zolazepam: 4-(2-fluorophenyl)-6,8-dihydro-1,3,8-trimethylpyrazolo-[3,4-e] [1,4]-diazepin-7(1H)-one. flupyrazapon.).

Nalorphine

Narcotic drugs:

  • Not more than 1.8 grams of codeine per 100 milliliters or not more than 90 milligrams per dosage unit, with an equal or greater quantity of an isoquinoline alkaloid of opium;
  • Not more than 1.8 grams of codeine per 100 milliliters or not more than 90 milligrams per dosage unit, with one or more active, nonnarcotic ingredients in recognized therapeutic amounts;
  • Not more than 300 milligrams of dihydrocodeinone per 100 milliliters or not more than 15 milligrams per dosage unit, with a fourfold or greater quantity of an isoquinoline alkaloid of opium;
  • Not more than 300 milligrams of dihydrocodeinone per 100 milliliters or not more than 15 milligrams per dosage unit, with one or more active, nonnarcotic ingredients in recognized therapeutic amounts;
  • Not more than 1.8 grams of dihydrocodeine per 100 milliliters or not more than 90 milligrams per dosage unit, with one or more active, nonnarcotic ingredients in recognized therapeutic amounts;
  • Not more than 300 milligrams of ethylmorphine per 100 milliliters or not more than 15 milligrams per dosage unit, with one or more active, nonnarcotic ingredients in recognized therapeutic amounts;
  • Not more than 500 milligrams of opium per 100 milliliters or per 100 grams, or not more than 25 milligrams per dosage unit, with one or more active, nonnarcotic ingredients in recognized therapeutic amounts;
  • Not more than 50 milligrams of morphine per 100 milliliters or per 100 grams with one or more active, nonnarcotic ingredients in recognized therapeutic amounts.

Anabolic steroids

Dronabinol (synthetic)

Ketamine

If you or someone you know is being charged with a crime involving a Schedule III controlled substance, it is important that you talk to a Colorado criminal attorney immediately. Contact a trial tested, result oriented Colorado criminal lawyer at Newell & Decker today to discuss the case.