3719.161 Prohibition against altering substance to increase concentration.

No person shall alter any controlled substance from the original compounded form by evaporation or other means to increase the concentration of narcotic drug contained therein. Altered preparations having a greater concentration of schedule V narcotic drug content than specified under provisions of section 3719.15 of the Revised Code, shall be classified as a schedule III narcotic drug.

Cite as R.C. § 3719.161

History. Effective Date: 07-01-1976