Lawriter - OAC - 4729:9-3-01. Definition of ephedrine

4729:9-3-01. Definition of ephedrine

Ephedrine is a -[-(Methylamino)ethyl]benzene-methanol; a-[1-(methylamino) ethyl]benzyl alcohol; 2-methylamino-1-phenyl-1-propanol; 1-phenyl-1-hydroxy-2-methylaminopropane; 1-phenyl-2- methylaminopropanol; a - hydroxy-B-methylaminopropylbenzene; a product which occurs in the Chinese herb Ma Huang (Ephedra vulgaris, Ephedra sinica Stapf., Ephedra equisetina Bunge, Gnetaceae) and in several other Ephedra spp. Isomeric forms include d- and l-ephedrine as well as dand l-pseudoephedrine with l-ephedrine and d-pseudoephedrine as the naturally occurring isomers.


Cite as Ohio Admin. Code 4729:9-3-01

History. Effective: 8/1/2019
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 08/01/2024
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3719.28, 4729.26
Rule Amplifies: 3719.03, 4729.01
Prior Effective Dates: 08/16/1994 (Emer.), 11/25/1994, 05/24/2015