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- The drug or other substance has a low potential for abuse relative to the drugs or other
substances in Schedule IV.
- The drug or other substance has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the
- Abuse of the drug or other substance may lead to limited physical dependence or
psychological dependence relative to the drugs or other substances in Schedule IV.
- Over-the-counter cough medicines with codeine are classified in Schedule V.
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