Flashcards in Controlled Substances Part 1: The Controlled Substances Act Deck (6)
What drugs are classified in a different schedule in this state compared to the federal schedule?
Ephedrine - Schedule 5 (not federally scheduled)
Gabapentin - Schedule 5 (not federally scheduled)
Tianeptine sodium - Schedule 2 (not federally scheduled)
Can marijuana be obtained from a state-approved dispensary for recreational use or only for medical purposes?
Recreational use and medical purposes
Does a person need to obtain an ID card to purchase marijuana?
For medical marijuana, yes. Through Michigan Medical Marijuana Program (MMMP)
Is medical marijuana limited to certain indications?
Yes, limited to "debilitating medical conditions" This includes the following:
Cancer, glaucoma, HIV/AIDS, hepatitis C, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Crohn's disease, agitation of alzheimers disease, nail patella,
or the treatment of these conditions:
cachexia or wasting syndrome, severe and chronic pain, severe nausea, seizures, severe and persistent muscle spasms
Does a practitioner need authorization from the state to recommend medical marijuana?
Any MD or DO who holds a current license to practice in the state of Michigan can complete and sign the physician certification for a qualifying patient