4731-16-14 Caffeine, nicotine, and over-the-counter drugs.

The provisions of this chapter of the Administrative Code that prohibit use of drugs or substances do not apply to use of caffeinated foods or beverages, to tobacco products containing nicotine, or to the occasional therapeutic use of drugs available over the counter which lack the ability to alter mood or level of consciousness.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 03/23/2007 and 03/23/2012

Promulgated Under: 119.03

Statutory Authority: 4730.07, 4730.25, 4731.05

Rule Amplifies: 4731.22

Prior Effective Dates: 12/1/91, 9/1/99