3-Methylmethcathinone (hydrochloride)

Cayman Chemical Item Number 11224

3-MMC; 3-methyl MC (CAS 1246816-62-5)

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4-Methylmethcathinone (4-methyl MC) is a psychoactive synthetic cathinone that has been identified in bath salts and powders.1,2,3 3-Methylmethcathinone (3-methyl MC) (hydrochloride) is a potential major impurity in preparations of 4-methyl MC. As an isomer of 4-methyl MC, it is likely to have psychoactive properties and may itself be marketed as a designer drug. The physiological and toxicological properties of this compound have not been determined. This product is intended for forensic and research applications.

1. Gibbons, S., and Zloh, M. An analysis of the 'legal high' mephedrone. Bioorg Med Chem Lett 20(14) 4135-4139 (2010).

2. Brandt, S.D., Freeman, S., Sumnall, H.R., et al. Analysis of NRG 'legal highs' in the UK: Identification and formation of novel cathinones. Drug Test Anal 3(9) 569-575 (2011).

3. Kikura-Hanajiri, R., Uchiyama, N., and Goda, Y. Survey of current trends in the abuse of psychotropic substances and plants in Japan. Leg Med (Tokyo) 13(3) 109-15 (2011).

  • 3-MMC
  • 3-methyl MC
Formal Name 2-​(methylamino)-​1-​(3-​methylphenyl)-​1-​propanone,​ monohydrochloride
CAS Number 1246816-62-5
Molecular Formula C11H15NO • HCl
Formula Weight 213.7
Formulation A crystalline solid
Purity ≥97%
λmax 252, 292 nm
Stability 2 years
Storage -20°C
Shipping Room temperature in continental US; may vary elsewhere
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5 mg $49.00 $0.00
10 mg $93.00 $0.00
50 mg $392.00 $0.00
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