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Why would fiorinal (aspirin butalbital and caffeine) be considered a controlled substance while fioricet is not?

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Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine

In brief: Good question

Not sure why it would not be a schedule 3 controlled substance.
The abusable substance is the butalbatol which is a barbiturate. I do not know why it is not scheduled. It should be. Perhaps the dea can give you an answer.

In brief: Good question

Not sure why it would not be a schedule 3 controlled substance.
The abusable substance is the butalbatol which is a barbiturate. I do not know why it is not scheduled. It should be. Perhaps the dea can give you an answer.
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