3-Fluoromethcathinone

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Not to be confused with Flephedrone.
3-Fluoromethcathinone
3-fluoromethcathinone.svg
Systematic (IUPAC) name
(RS)-1-(3-Fluorophenyl)-2-methylaminopropan-1-one
Clinical data
  • US: Schedule I[1]
Oral, intranasal, intravenous
Identifiers
1049677-77-1 YesY
Chemical data
Formula C10H12FNO
181.206 g/mol
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3-Fluoromethcathinone, also known as 3-FMC, is a member of the phenethylamine, amphetamine and cathinone chemical classes. It is a stimulant drug which is sold as a recreational drug.[2] It is an isomer of flephedrone (4-fluoromethcathinone).

3-Fluoroisomethcathinone is produced as a by-product when 3-FMC is synthesized, the activity of this compound is unknown.[3]

Effects[edit]

This chemical's psychoactive effects are yet to be studied scientifically; however, it is suspected to be much like mephedrone, though it is also suspected to lack entactogenic quality.[3]

Legal status[edit]

In the United States, 3-FMC is Schedule I controlled substance.[1] In the United Kingdom, 3-FMC is a controlled drug.[citation needed]

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