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Table 1 Amounts of narcotics and psychotropic substances deemed to be large and exceptionally large amounts (in grams)

From: Half a gram – a thousand lives

Substances Babayan Table as of March 1, 2003 Decree of May 6, 2004 Decree of February, 7, 2006
  large amount exceptionally large amount large amount exceptionally large amount large amount exceptionally large amount
Cannabis (Marijuana) 0.1 500 20 100 6 100
Hashish 0.1 100 5 25 2 25
Cannabis oil (Hashish oil) 0.05 50 1 5 0.4 5
Heroin any amount up to 0.005 0.005 1 5 0.5 2.5
Opium 0.1 10 5 25 1 25
Acetylated opium 0.05 5 1 5 0.5 5
Poppy straw 0.2 250 100 500 20 500
Poppy straw extract (poppy straw concentrate) 0.02 2 0.5 2.5 1 5
Methadone 0.01 1 0.5 2.5 0.5 2.5
Buprenorphine 0.0012 0.12 0.003 0.015 0.005 0.025
Morphine 0.01 1 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.5
Codeine 0.2 10 1 5 1 5
Ketamine 0.02 1 1 5 0.2 5
3-Methylfentanyl any amount up to 0.002 0.002 0.0002 0.001 0.0002 0.001
Sodium oxybutyrate and other salts of Hydroxybutyric acid 25 250 20 100 10 50
Pentazocine 0.03 3 0.5 2.5 2 10
Trimeperidine (Promedol) 0.03 3 0.2 1 0.03 0.15
Cocaine 0.01 1 1.5 7.5 0.5 5
Cocaine hydrochloride 0.01 1 0.1 0.5 0.5 5
Home made derivatives of Ephedrine or substances containing Ephedrine 1 ml 100 ml 3 10 0.5 10
LSD any amount up to 0.0001 0.0001 0.003 0.015 0.0001 0.005
Mescaline 0.03 5 0.5 2.5 0.5 2.5
MDMA ("Ecstasy") 0.02 1 0.5 2.5 0.6 3
Methamphetamine, Pervitine 0.02 1.5 0.5 2.5 0.3 2.5
Amphetamine (Phenamine) and combined medicinal drugs containing Phenamine Amphetamine) 0.03 3 1 5 0.2 1
Fruit body (any part) of any species of mushroom containing Psilocibin and/or) Psilocin 0.5 50 only the pure substance was counted only the pure substance was counted 10 100
Psilocibin, Psilocin 0.01 0.1 0.05 0.25 0.05 0.25
Phencyclidine any amount up to 0.01 0.01 0.05 0.25 0.02 0.1
Ephedrine (Methcathinone) 0.02 3 0.5 2.5 0.2 2.5
Cathinone 0.02 1 0.005 0.025 0.2 1
Amobarbital (Barbamyl) 0.6 30 1 5 1 5
Glutethimide (Noxyron) 1.5 25 2.5 12.5 1 12.5
Methaqualone 0.05 1 2 10 1 5
Taren 10 100 2 10 0.5 10