Table 2

ICADTS classification of drugs in terms of driving effects

CATEGORY

DESCRIPTION

BAC (g/l)

ADVISE TO THE PATIENT


I

Presumed safe or unlikely effect

< 0,5

Read the patient information leaflet before driving.

II

Likely minor or moderate effect

0,5 - 0,8

Do not drive without consulting a health professional.

III

Likely severe effect or presumed dangerous

> 0,8

Do not drive while you are taking this medicine.


BAC: Blood Alcohol Concentration (g/l) equivalence.

Martín-Cantera et al. BMC Public Health 2010 10:136   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-10-136

Open Data