Letter to ACMD on tramadol

Norman Baker, Minister for Crime Prevention, writes to the Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs regarding the scheduling of tramadol.

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Letter to ACMD on tramadol


Letter from the minister to Les Iverson, the chair of the ACMD, on the advice provided by the council and the decision of the government regarding proposed changes to the scheduling of tramadol.

The drug will be placed in Schedule 3 to accompany its Class C control. It will be exempted from the requirements under the Misuse of Drugs (Safe Custody) Regulations 1973.

Published 10 March 2014