WHO Expert Committee on Drug Dependence - WHO Technical Report Series, No. 887 - Thirty-first Report (Chinese Version)
(1999; 26 pages) [English] [French]


Since the entry into force of the Convention on Psychotropic Substances in 1976, the Committee has evaluated not only narcotic drugs but psychotropic substances as well. The resulting recommendations concerning the control status of the reviewed substances are often referred to as "scheduling recommendations", because lists of controlled are called "schedules" in the Conventions. Almost all the scheduling recommendations of WHO have been accepted by the United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs…Through this procedure, WHO and the United Nations have scheduled 115 narcotic drugs and 111 psychotropic substances...

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