Erowid
 
 
Plants - Drugs Mind - Spirit Freedom - Law Arts - Culture Library  
One Week Left in Erowid's Public Support Drive!
We still need 806 donations of $5 or higher
before the end of September to meet our goal.
Please donate to support accurate drug information--for education,
harm reduction, benefit enhancement, and policy reform!
Calamus
Legal Status
by Erowid
U.S. FEDERAL LAW #
Caution :   All legal information should be verified through other sources. [see below]
U.S. FEDERAL LEGAL SUMMARY
Calamus
REGULATED
No
STATUS
Not Approved For
Human Consumption
SCHEDULE
Un-Scheduled
Acorus calamus is uncontrolled in the United States. This means all parts of the plant and its extracts are legal to cultivate, buy, possess, and distribute (sell, trade or give) without a license or prescription.

Calamus has been banned as a food additive by the FDA in all forms including its extacts and oils. This means it may not be added to food products sold in the U.S.

INTERNATIONAL LAW #
If you have information about the legal status of this substance in any other country, please let us know.

CAUTION & DISCLAIMER #
Erowid legal information is a summary of data gathered from site visitors, government documents, websites, and other resources. We are not lawyers and can not guarantee the accuracy of the information provided here. We do our best to keep this information correct and up-to-date, but laws are complex and constantly changing. Laws may also vary from one jurisdiction to another (county, state, country, etc)...this list is not comprehensive.