Ethcathinone (hydrochloride)

Cayman Chemical Item Number 11241

N-Ethylcathinone; RMI 8201A (CAS 51553-17-4)

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Substituted cathinones are psychoactive compounds commonly used as recreational drugs.1,2 Ethcathinone (hydrochloride) is a substituted cathinone that produces amphetamine-like stimulus effects in rats trained to discriminate amphetamine from vehicle.3 It has been identified as a component of capsules or tablets.2,4 This product is intended for research and forensic applications.

1. Schifano, F., Albanese, A., Fergus, S., et al. Mephedrone (4-methylmethcathinone; 'meow meow'): Chemical, pharmacological and clinical issues. Psychoparmacol (Berl) 214(3) 593-602 (2011).

2. 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. Dal Cason, T.A., Young, R., and Glennon, R.A. Cathinone: An investigation of several N-alkyl and methylenedioxy-substituted analogs. Pharmacol Biochem Behav 58(4) 1109-1116 (1997).

4. Camilleri, A., Johnston, M.R., Brennan, M., et al. Chemical analysis of four capsules containing the controlled substance analogues 4-methylmethcathinone, 2-fluoromethamphetamine, α-phthalimidopropiophenone and N-ethylcathinone. Forensic Sci Int 197 59-66 (2010).

  • N-Ethylcathinone
  • RMI 8201A
Formal Name 2-​(ethylamino)-​1-​phenyl-​1-​propanone,​ monohydrochloride
CAS Number 51553-17-4
Molecular Formula C11H15NO • HCl
Formula Weight 213.7
Formulation A crystalline solid
Purity ≥98%
λmax 204, 248 nm
Stability 2 years
Storage -20°C
Shipping Room temperature in continental US; may vary elsewhere
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10 mg $93.00 $0.00
50 mg $392.00 $0.00
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