New Proposed DEA Rule Would Put 4 More Synthetic Cannabinoids in the CSA

Submitted on Jan 23, 2014

The Deputy Administrator of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) issued the attached notice of intent to temporarily schedule four synthetic cannabinoids into Schedule I pursuant to the temporary scheduling provisions of the Controlled Substances Act (CSA).

The substances are: quinolin-8-yl 1- pentyl-1H-indole-3-carboxylate (PB–22; QUPIC); quinolin-8-yl 1-(5-fluoropentyl)-1H-indole-3-carboxylate (5-fluoro-PB–22; 5F–PB–22); N-(1-amino-3-methyl-1-oxobutan-2-yl)-1-(4-fluorobenzyl)-1H-indazole-3-carboxamide (AB–FUBINACA); and N-(1-amino-3,3-dimethyl-1-oxobutan-2-yl)-1-pentyl-1H-indazole-3-carboxamide (ADB–PINACA).

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