|Systematic (IUPAC) name|
|Oral, intranasal, intravenous|
|Molecular mass||181.209 g/mol|
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3-Fluoromethcathinone (also known as 3-FMC) is a stimulant of the phenethylamine, amphetamine and cathinone chemical classes that has been sold online as a designer drug. It is an structural 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.
In the United Kingdom, 3-FMC is a controlled drug under the cathinone blanket ban.
3-FMC is a Anlage II controlled drug in Germany.
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