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|Molar mass||361.48 g/mol|
Furethidine is not currently used in medicine and is a Class A/Schedule I drug which is controlled under UN drug conventions. It has similar effects to other opioid derivatives, such as analgesia, sedation, nausea and respiratory depression. In the United States it is a Schedule I Narcotic controlled substance with the ACSCN of 9626.
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- http://www.deadiversion.usdoj.gov/schedules/orangebook/d_cs_drugcode.pdf, pp. 13, accessed 23. January 2016
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