ACMD

AcronymDefinition
ACMDAdvisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs (UK)
ACMDAsian Conference on Multibody Dynamics (interconnected bodies)
ACMDAfrican Cassava Mosaic Disease
ACMDActivated Chemical Manganese Dioxide (batteries)
ACMDAssistant Chief Medical Director
ACMDAmerican College Media Directory
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The ACMD provides the highest quality advice to the government and the addition of new members will further strengthen its expertise.
The ACMD has also warned that there is an increasing need to educate the public over "potentially lethal" inhalation of gases such as helium and nitrous oxide.
In September 2011 the ACMD recommended desoxypipradrol be controlled as a Class B drug.
The ACMD wants existing legislation to be used "more effectively" to prevent the drugs being labelled that way and wants retailers to have a "burden of proof" placed on them that the product is not for human consumption and is safe for its intended use.
Incidence of ACMD infection was generally depressed by high dosage of NPK (100 kg ha-1) (Pless than 0.
Fatima Al Mesafri, head of ACMD Ramadan events' organising committee, said winners will be honoured in a special ceremony in the second week of the holy month of Ramadan.
Blackman (2004: 183), described Hellawell's resignation as a 'piece of theatre', stressing that by claiming not to know where the policy of reclassification stemmed from, the drug tsar 'made a fool out of himself' as 'government drug advice comes from numerous official sources; the Police Federation, the House of Lords Select Committee on Science and Technology, the ACMD, medical experts, DrugScope and lawyers' (Blackman 2004: 183).
On the advice of the ACMD, the Government are to ban a raft of other highs as well as meph.
The ACMD heard evidence of examples of funding reductions in local areas in England, brought about through variations to existing contracts and re-procurement of local services.
ACMD chairman Professor Les Iversen said of the rise in older people taking the drug: "The phenomenon is there.
He said the ACMD, which reviews substances and advises whether measures should be taken for preventing misuse, would be focusing on a man-made amphetamine called Benzo Fury and new LSD-like chemicals.
This week, ACMD chair Professor Les Iversen told a meeting that the public body was "ahead of the game" with regards to Annihilation and had determined that it was made from a synthetic form of cannabis.