What is the drug classification of marijuana?

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What is the drug classification of marijuana?

Drug Classification:

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of the United States classifies drugs into five different categories, ranging from schedule I drugs to schedule V drugs. Each classification differs in terms of the medicinal use of the drug and its potential for abuse.

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Types of Drugs: Classifications & Effects

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