Schedules of controlled substances: placement of ezogabine into Schedule V. Final rule

Fed Regist. 2011 Dec 15;76(241):77895-99.


With the issuance of this final rule, the Administrator of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) places the substance ezogabine, including its salts, isomers, and salts of isomers whenever the existence of such salts, isomers, and salts of isomers is possible, into Schedule V of the Controlled Substances Act (CSA). This action is pursuant to the CSA which requires that such actions be made on the record after opportunity for a hearing through formal rulemaking.

MeSH terms

  • Anticonvulsants / classification*
  • Carbamates / classification*
  • Drug and Narcotic Control / legislation & jurisprudence*
  • Humans
  • Hypnotics and Sedatives / classification*
  • Phenylenediamines / classification*
  • Substance-Related Disorders
  • United States


  • Anticonvulsants
  • Carbamates
  • Hypnotics and Sedatives
  • Phenylenediamines