Pentedrone (hydrochloride) is a substituted cathinone that is structurally similar to methcathinone, a psychoactive stimulant that is a controlled substance in the United States and other countries. Pentedrone differs from methcathinone by having a propyl, rather than methyl, side chain. The physiological and toxicological properties of pentedrone have not been established. This compound is intended for forensic applications.
|Formal Name||2-(methylamino)-1-phenyl-1-pentanone, monohydrochloride|
|Molecular Formula||C12H17NO • HCl|
|Formulation||A crystalline solid|