Recent changes to Virginia’s Controlled Substance Rules and Regulations have changed. Effective July 1, 2019:
• Updates Schedule V to classify gabapentin as a Schedule V controlled substance.
• Removes gabapentin as a drug of concern.
• Requires wholesale distributors to maintain proper storage for Schedule V controlled substances containing gabapentin.
Please visit the following link for official documentation: https://www.dhp.virginia.gov/pharmacy/docs/Gabapentin06172019.pdf