Erowid Cathinone Vault : Methcathinone FAQ

Methcathinone as free base is very unstable; it easily loses its group, which is substituted with a group . Structurally, this occurs when the C=O bond at the Rβ-position is converted into a C-OH bond. Additionally, a dimerization reaction has been observed in solutions of freebase methcathinone, which yields a biologically inactive compound. In other words, basic methcathinone will turn into (& also metabolize to) , from which it was synthesized.

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The biophysiological conversion from cathinone to cathine is to blame for the depotentiation of khat leaves over time. Fresh leaves have a greater ratio of cathinone to cathine than dried ones, therefore having more psychoactive effects. Some of these derivatives have medical uses as well. Bupropion is one of the most commonly prescribed antidepressants and its structure is Cathinone with a tertiary butyl group attached to the nitrogen and chlorine attached to the benzene ring meta- (chemistry) to the main carbon chain. One such drug is methylone, a drug structurally similar to MDMA. See also. Br J Clin Pharmacol. PMC 1. 88. 43. 26 .


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20/06/1994 · What is Methcathinone? Methcathinone is a monoamine alkaloid and psychoactive stimulant, a substituted cathinone.
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MDPV is legal in Australia. Mephedrone also known as 4-methylmethcathinone (4-MMC), or 4-methylephedrone, is a synthetic stimulant and entactogen drug of the amphetamine and cathinone classes.