- UK Controlled Drugs
- UK Drug misuse and dependency
- Misuse of Drugs Act 1971
- Controlled Drugs
- Misuse Of Drugs
- Drugs Regulations
UK Controlled Drugs List
The UK Controlled Drugs List dataset includes the most commonly encountered drugs currently controlled under both the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (MDA) and the Misuse of Drugs Regulations 2001 (MDR).
Drug misuse harms the health and well-being of too many people, the aim is to reduce the number misusing illegal and other harmful drugs and increase the number who successfully recover from drug dependence and to restrict the supply of drugs by identifying and prosecuting those involved in the drug trade, and confiscating the proceeds of crime.
Drugs included in the dataset are currently controlled under the misuse of drugs legislation showing their respective classifications under both the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (MDA) and the Misuse of Drugs Regulations 2001 (MDR).
Although it is extensive, the list is not exhaustive and, in the event of a substance not being listed below, reference should also be made to the published Act and Regulations at legislation.gov.uk, specifically Parts I, II, III and IV of Schedule 2 to the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 and in Schedules 1 to 5 to the Misuse of Drugs Regulations 2001.
About this Dataset
John Snow Labs; GOV.UK;
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Controlled Drugs, Misuse Of Drugs, Drugs Regulations
UK Controlled Drugs, UK Drug misuse and dependency, Misuse of Drugs Act 1971
|Drug||Drug name||string||required : 1|
|MDA_Class||Misuse of drugs class, Under the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971, illegal drugs are placed into one of 3 classes - A, B or C, class A drugs attract the most severe penalty as they are considered likely to cause the most serious harm.||string||-|
|MDR_Schedule||Misuse of drugs regulations schedule, schedules 1 to 5 shall have effect for the purpose of specifying the controlled drugs to||string||-|
|Drug||MDA Class||MDR Schedule|