U.S. FEDERAL LAW #
Caution : All legal information should be verified through other sources. [see below]
U.S. FEDERAL LEGAL SUMMARY
Carisoprodol (Soma) is unscheduled in the United States, but is available by prescription only. This means that sales and distribution are allowed only by those with a license and only to those with a prescription (according to FDA regulations). Possession is not illegal even without a prescription.
U.S. STATE LAW #
Schedule IV in Alabama. Alabama Administrative Code.
New Mexico #
Schedule IV - 63-2-210 (thanks M)
If you have information about the legal status of this substance in any other U.S. state, please let us know.
INTERNATIONAL LAW #
Available without prescription in Mexico, but in doses smaller than those sold in the US. Advertisements for 'soma' availability common in border city Tijuana.
We have been told that carisoprodol is a class 4 drug in Sweden. (thanks J)
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.